• Publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini- reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to Oceanography. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China

Aims and Scope

The Oceanography section of the journal Current Chinese Sciencepublishes original research articles, letters, case reports, reviews/mini-reviews, and guest-edited thematic issues on various topics related to oceanography. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China.


This section is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide range of sub-fields in the area. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submissions in the following areas related to oceanography are of special interest to the readers of this journal.


  • • Air-sea interaction
  • • Biological oceanography
  • • Chemical oceanography
  • • Geological oceanography
  • • Land-ocean interaction
  • • Marine acoustics
  • • Marine aquaculture
  • • Marine biogeochemistry
  • • Marine chemistry
  • • Marine ecology
  • • Marine engineering
  • • Marine fluid dynamics
  • • Marine geology
  • • Marine geophysics
  • • Marine hydrodynamics
  • • Marine natural products
  • • Marine optics
  • • Marine physics
  • • Marine pollution
  • • Marine sedimentology
  • • Marine thermodynamics
  • • Paleoceanography
  • • Physical oceanography
  • • Regional oceanography
  • • Satellite oceanography
  • • Others


Honorary Senior Advisor

  • Ferid Murad
  • Prof. Ferid Murad

    (Nobel Laureate)
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA
    USA

    • Co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine