Open Access and Article Processing Charge (APC)

All articles published in Journal of Hunan University Natural Sciences (ISSN 1674-2974) are published in full open access. An article processing charge (APC) of 430 EUR (European single currency) applies to papers accepted after peer review. This article processing charge is to cover the costs of peer review, copyediting, typesetting, long-term archiving, and journal management. In addition to European single currency (EUR ), we also accept payment in  Chinese Yuan (CNY) or US dollars (USD).


Local VAT or Sales Tax will be added if applicable.


Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions. Note that many national and private research funding organizations and universities explicitly cover APCs for articles resulting from funded research projects.

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