An Official Journal of the Indian Academy of Sciences, SADHANA explores all branches of engineering science, including mechanics, computer science, electronics, energy, aerospace technology, materials science, nuclear engineering, systems analysis, and alternative technologies. All papers are published in English.

The journal focuses on papers that are relevant to more than one professional group, either because the work is fundamental or because it reflects the best in current technology. The journal also publishes summaries of special projects of interest to engineering scientists. Lastly, the journal offers critical reviews, with an emphasis on subjects of particular interest in India.

  • Published by the Indian Academy of Sciences
  • Explores all branches of engineering science
  • Focuses on papers that are relevant to more than one professional group
  • Offers critical reviews, emphasizing subjects of particular interest in India
  • Official Journal of the Indian Academy of Sciences

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  • Jaywant Arakeri,
  • KVS Hari,
  • R K Shyamasundar
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0.769 (2018)
Impact factor
0.842 (2018)
Five year impact factor
198 days
Submission to first decision
439 days
Submission to acceptance
68,114 (2018)

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