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Zimbabwe Journal of Science and Technology publishes original research papers and reviews that bring you in-depth information on scientific and technological developments. The Journal is geared towards generating new research interests, innovativeness and finding the most suitable regional solutions to issues in science and technology.  It is a peer reviewed Journal which includes:

  • Comprehensive papers written by experts who have practical experience of the local phenomena. 
  • Practical solutions to local scientific and technological problems
  • Review articles as well as book review
  • Submissions on exciting new research which report findings of multidisciplinary significance. (Register as an author.)

Referees who would be willing to act as reviewers on this original content and provide recommendations that will be able to serve as a guide to the author(s) to improve on their work.( Register as a reviewer)

 


 Call For Papers

Manuscripts are invited for publication in the Zimbabwe Journal of Science and Technology (ZJST), a peer reviewed journal published by the National University of Science and Technology (NUST).


Aim and Scope
The ZJST publishes science and technology research papers reporting significant experimental, theoretical and observational extensions of the scientific and technological phenomena. As from volume 11 (2016), the Zimbabwe Journal of Science and Technology (ZJST) will publish papers in basic and applied sciences, engineering and technology, clinical and computing sciences.


Manuscript Submission
Manuscripts submitted for publication must be written with conformity to the Format for Submissions provided on the official ZJST site. Please read the Instructions for Authors before submitting your manuscript. All manuscripts should be submitted as an email attachment and sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Upon receipt of your manuscript, a number will be assigned and emailed to the corresponding author within 72 hours.


Refereeing Policy
All papers received by the Journal will be sent to an Editorial Board member who will refer it to at least two independent experts in the subject area of the article for review. Papers are published in the journal on positive recommendation from the referees.


Subscription
At the moment ZJST is a free online Journal hosted by the NUST website. There are no longer hard copy versions of publications since the journal is now fully online.


Business Correspondence
All business correspondence including orders for advertising space should be addressed to the Research and Innovation Office. Tel. +263-9-282842 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

The Editor

Professor A. H. Siwela

Dept of Applied Biology & Biochemistry

Zimbabwe Journal of Science and Technology

National University of Science and Technology

PO Box AC 939, Ascot

Bulawayo

Zimbabwe

Tel: 282 842

Fax: 284 404

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The Records Office

Research and Innovation Office

National University of Science and Technology

PO Box AC 939, Ascot

Bulawayo

Zimbabwe

Tel: 284 404

Fax: 284 404

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 ZJST EDITORIAL BOARD

 

Management: Research and Innovation Office (RIO) Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,

RIO Director:

Prof Yogi Naik

National University of Science and Technology, Zimbabwe

Editor

Prof Andrew Hlanganiso Siwela

Department of Applied Biology and Biochemistry, Faculty of Applied Sciences

National University of Science and Technology, Zimbabwe

Deputy Editor

Prof Londiwe Cynthia Nkiwane

Department of Fibre and Polymer Materials Engineering, Faculty of Industrial Engineering

National University of Science and Technology, Zimbabwe

   

Editorial Board

 

Prof Ignatious Ncube          

Biotechnology, 

Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology,School of Molecular and Life Sciences, University of Limpopo,

 South Africa

 

Ms Svetlana Bebova

Electronic Engineering,

National University of Science and Technology,

Zimbabwe

 

 

Prof Olayeni Steve Olanitola

Microbiology,

Ahmadu Bello University, 

Nigeria.

 

 

 

Dr. Jane Wanjiku Kamau

Sport Science (Recreation Management and Exercise Science) Kenyatta University

Kenya

 

 

 

Prof Vusumuzi Sibanda,

Chemical Engineering,

School of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering, University of  the  Witwatersrand,

 South Africa

 

 

Mr Zephaniah Dhlamini 

Molecular Genetics,

National University of Science and Technology,

Zimbabwe

 

Prof Mqhele Enock-Hershal Dlodlo

Electrical/Electronic Engineering,

University of Cape Town

South Africa 

 

Dr. Cynthia Chaibva

Medicine (Nursing and Midwifery Sciences)

National University of Science and Technology

Zimbabwe

 

Dr Henry Tendekayi Gadaga,

Food Science

Department of Environmental Health Science,

University of Swaziland,

Swaziland

 

 

Dr Doice Mbuso Moyo

Textile Science and  Engineering

Cape Peninsula University of Technology,

South Africa

 

 

Prof Senelani Dorothy Hove-Musekwa,

Applied Mathematics,  

National University of Science and Technology,

 Zimbabwe