Annals of Petrosani University
- Mechanical Engineering -

About the journal

The Annals of the University of Petrosani, Mechanical Engineering is an academic publication in Romania in the field of mechanical engineering. The publication appeared for the first time in 1999 and it is edited entirely in English. The journal is published annually by University of Petrosani, Faculty of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and published by the Universitas Publishing House with ISSN 1454-9166. Now, the journal is classified in the B+ Category (code 26) by the National Council of Scientific Research of Higher Education from Romania (CNCSIS).

Information Archive

Vol. 19 - 2017
Vol. 18 - 2016
Vol. 17 - 2015
Vol. 16 - 2014
Vol. 15 - 2013
Vol. 14 - 2012

Vol. 13 - 2011
Vol. 12 - 2010
Vol. 11 - 2009
Vol. 10 - 2008
Vol. 9 - 2007
Vol. 7 - 2006

The Annals of the University of Petrosani, Mechanical Engineering treats various problems related to the designing, manufacturing and operation of the mining machines of the mines and open pits, mining mechanical installations, transports, equipments for industrial processes, machines building, hidraulic and pneumatic machines and industrial management, mechanics, strength of materials and mechanical vibrations, but also problems in the fields like: Industrial Engineering and Transportation Engineering.

Article Review Process

The articles review is based on the following criteria:

  • originality, relevance and usefulness of research;
  • structure (title, abstract, key words, introduction, methodology and results, conclusions);
  • style, spelling and punctuation;
  • application of references;
  • emphasis on results, interpretations and conclusions (creativity level).

The articles which are not acceptable for publishing will be returned to authors with observations regarding the necessary corrections for improvement.


Full paper submission 31 december
Notification of review outcome 15 january
Volume publishing 15 february

Inclusion in databases

The Annals of the University of Petrosani - Mechanical Engineering is indexed in the following databases:

  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, ISSN 1454 - 9166 - Link
  • EBSCO Publishing Inc. - Link
  • Columbia University Libraries, New York, U.S.A. - Link
  • SCIRIUS - Link
  • - Link
  • Suweco - Link
  • Scipio - Link


Assoc.Prof.Eng. Sorin MIHĂILESCU Ph.D
University of Petroşani, Str. Universităţii, nr.20, Petroşani - 332006, jud. Hunedoara
Tel.: (40) 0254/542.994, 0254/542.580, 542.581, 546.238
Fax: (40) 254/543491