Indian Welding Journal (IWJ) (ISSN 0046-9092) is the official journal of the Indian Institute of Welding (IIW-India) being published quarterly since 1968. Volume 50 is being published in 2017. Articles published in it are indexed by Indian Citation Index, EBSCO, USA, i-Scholar, and j-Gate. This journal is recently included in the list of approved journals of the University Grant Commission (UGC). This journal includes selected technical articles published in Welding Journal of American Welding Society. Articles are invited in the broad areas of welding and cutting for publication in the IWJ as per the following categories:

  • Original papers.
  • Conference papers (For journal special issues, etc.)
  • Critical assessments / Reviews
  • Case studies / Application areas


Authors will be asked to transfer copyright of the article to the Indian Institute of Welding (IIW-India). To this effect one has to sign and submit a Declaration Form.


Manuscripts of contributed articles submitted under each category will be double-blind peer reviewed. Author(s) will be communicated with the review results, and if needed, author(s) will be required to incorporate necessary changes in the manuscript for final acceptance.



All the contributed articles are plagiarism checked by Crossref system powered by ithenticate. A maximum of 10% similarity content will be allowed to a research paper for publishing in the IWJ.


Digitizing the published articles of the IWJ since Volume 1 1968 is in process to make a complete archive. The metadata extracted from the published articles is appearing in i-Scholar and j-Gate platform to find more readers from across the globe. The website is:

Assigning DOI

DOI (digital object identifier) is being assigned to research articles recently published, or to the forthcoming articles of the IWJ. 10.22486/iwj/2017/v50/i2/146561 is a typical DOI for a published article of this journal.


The Chief Editor
Indian Welding Journal
The Indian Institute of Welding 3A, Dr. U. N. Brahmachari Street, Kolkata- 700 017.

Website (IIW-India):