About Journal

  • Editor-in-Chief : Jae-Joon Song
  • ISSN : 1225-1275(Print) 2287-1748(Online)
  • DOI prefix : https://dx.doi.org/10.7474
  • Foundation Date : June, 1991
  • Language : Korean
  • Frequency : Bimonthly
  • Publisher : Korean Society for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering

Aims and Scope

Tunnel and Underground Space (Tunn Undergr Space, TUS) is the official journal of the Korean Society for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering (KSRM). The journal publishes contributions including review papers, research papers, short communication, and discussion in the field of rock mechanics and rock engineering specially focusing on tunnel and underground space technology, mine development, oil and gas production, and related studies.

ISO Abbreviation of Journal Title

The official title of the journal is ‘Tunnel and Underground Space’ and the abbreviated title is ‘Tunn Undergr Space’.

Frequency, Year of Launching

TUS is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December each year. It was launched in 1991.

Availability of The Full-Text in The Web

The text shall be written in Korean or English. Some or all of the articles in the journal are indexed in KCI and KSCI. The URL of the Society is http://www. ksrm.or.kr. The URL of the journal is http://www. ksrm.net, where full text is available

Indexed in

Some or all of the articles in this journal are indexed in KCI(Korea Citation Index), KSCI(Korea Science Citation Index Service), WoS (Web of Science) and EBSCO Information Services.

Fund Support

This journal is supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies Grant funded by the Korean Government (Ministry of Education, Science and Technology).

Subscription Info

KSRM mails TUS for free to KSRM ordinary members and to certain key individuals in the field by invitation. For individual subscription, the annual fee for the print version of TUS is 40,000 Korean Won or 40 U.S. dollars. To subscribe to TUS, please contact the editorial office for detailed information.

Copyright Statement

All right reserved by the Korean Society for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering.