About Journal

Journal of Hydraulic Structures

The Journal of Hydraulic Structures (J. Hydraul. Struct.) is a quarterly (since June 2019) archival journal which aims to provide an international forum for the exchange of analytical, computational and experimental works in all topics related to Civil Engineering in the field of Hydraulic Structures and related Water Resources science and engineering. It welcomes high-quality original research papers from contributors throughout the world. All papers are subject to a peer reviewing procedure. Types of accepted papers include:

  • Research articles
  • Technical Notes
  • Case reports
  • Review articles


Publication Frequency:

Since June 2019, JHS publishes Four issues per year, with occasional special issues coming in addition.


Subject: Hydraulics and water resources engineering and management

Coverage area: International

Journal Type: Scientific and technical

License Holder: Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz

Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Hamid R Ghafouri

Director-in-Charge: Prof. Ali Haghighi

Managing Editor: Dr. Amir Hossein Shafiee

Journal Staff: Mr. Morteza Javaheri (Cell phone: +989352561728)

Address: Department of civil engineering- Faculty of engineering-Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz

Phone #: +986113330010-20 (5610 & 5603)

Fax #: +986113337010

Language: English

Email: jhs[at]scu.ac.ir; jhs.chamran[at]gmail.com

Website: jhs.scu.ac.ir


Open Access Statement:

Journal of Hydraulic Structures is committed to immediate and real open access for academic work. All the original articles, technical briefs and review papers published in this journal are free to access immediately from the date of publication. There are no author charges (commonly known as APCs) prior to publication, and no charge for any reader to download articles and reviews for their own scholarly use.


License Agreement:

The non-commercial use of the article will be governed by the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0) as currently displayed on (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


Please Note: The Journal of Hydraulic Structures (JHS) welcomes article submissions and does not charge a publication fee. The Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz publishes the JHS and there are no charges to submit and publish a paper.