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Xinjiang Petroleum Geology (XPG) is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal focusing on the topics of oil and gas geology in Xinjiang and other parts of China. XPG reports on geological research results and the petroleum geology of Central Asia to continuously enrich Chinese petroleum geology theoretical knowledge; promoting advanced oil and gas exploration techniques and the development of theory and technologies to serve China¡¯s oil and gas exploration and development industry. The journal publishes the research results of exploration and development of oil and gas-bearing basins in China and internationally, with a particular focus on research from Chinese oil and gas geology and engineering geology institutes and universities.

XPG subscribes fully to the COPE code of conduct and best practice for journal editors ensuring that our editors are accountable for everything published in our journal. Our readers will always be informed about how the research is funded and our relationships with authors, reviewers and editorial board members will be influenced by COPE recommendations.

Funded By
XPG was established by the Xinjiang Petroleum Society in 1980 as a China focused, peer reviewed open-access journal devoted to the research results of exploration and development of oil and gas-bearing basins in China and internationally, with a particular focus on research from Chinese oil and gas geology and engineering geology institutes and universities. The journal was developed to provide a medium for communication between petroleum industry-related universities, colleges and research institutes in China. Thanks to the support of Xinjiang Petroleum Society, and the joint sponsorship of Xinjiang Oilfield Company, Tarim Oilfield Company, Tuha Oilfield Company of PetroChina and Northwest Oilfield Company of Sinopec the journal publishes as an online open access journal.

Sponsors
Xinjiang Oilfield Company, 66 Yingbin Road, Karamay, Xinjiang, China
Tarim Oilfield Company, Mailbox 78, Korla, Xinjiang, China
Tuha Oilfield Company of PetroChina, Huochezhan, Shanshan, Xinjiang, China
Northwest Oilfield Company of Sinopec, 466 South Changchun Road, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China

For more information please contact:
Editorial Office, Xinjiang Petroleum Geology
32, Junggar Road, Karamay City, Xinjiang, China 834000
Tel£º+86-990-6230361
E-mail: xjpg@petrochina.com.cn

Published By
The journal is published by Xinjiang Petroleum Society.
For more information please contact:
Fan Xiaoling
Xinjiang Petroleum Society
32, Junggar Road, Karamay City, Xinjiang, China 834000
Tel£º+86-990-6230361
E-mail: xjpg@petrochina.com.cn

Open Access
XPG publishes as an open access journal. This means all articles are available on the internet to all users immediately upon publication. If the author and the journal are properly credited, non-commercial use and distribution in any medium is allowed.

Article Types Published
XPG publishes regular research and review articles.