Applied Environmental Research is a fully (double-blinded) peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary publication of original contributions on international environmental issues, a forum for exchange of academic experiences and research activities in the field of environmental science and technologies and environmental management.

AER covers a wide range of environmental disclipines. We seek to publish papers that report results from original and novel studies related to the environment, climate change, and other interdisciplinary environmental issues. 

Currently known as: Applied Environmental Research (2014 - current)

Formerly known as: Journal of Environmental Research (2009 - 2013)

ISSN: 2287-0741 (Print Version), 2287-075X (Electronic Version)

Most Cited Applied Environmental Research Articles


The most cited articles in 2018, extracted from Scopus.

1.      Effect of EDTA and DTPA on Cadmium Removal from Contaminated Soil with Water  Hyacinth

            Volume 36, No.2, Pages 65-76

            Aekkacha Tananonchai, Pantawat Sampanpanish

2.      Determination Towards Decision of Public Response in Flood Situation: Case Study in Urban Flood Prone Area in Central Region in Thailand

            Volume 36, No.3, Pages 77-94

            I-soon Raungratanaamporn

3.      Review of the Current Situation of Cd Contamination in Agricultural Field in the Mae Sot District, Tak Province, Northwestern Thailand

            Volume 37, No.1, Pages 71-82

            Pensiri Akkajit

4.      A Review of the Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP): An Approach to Water Resource Management in Thailand

            Volume 37, No.3, Pages 13-32

            Jirattinart Thungngern, Saowanee Wijitkosum, Thavivongse Sriburi, Chaiyuth Sukhsri

5.      Proper Dissemination of Information to Improve People Awareness on Flood Disaster: A Case Study of 2011 Flood in Thailand

            Volume 38, No.2, Pages 1-12

            Neelima Afroz Molla, Jatuwat Sangsanont, Parinda Thayanukul, Hiroaki Furumai

6.      The Establishment of a Community-based Mangrove Forest Management Plan: Lessons Learned from Mangrove Forest Conservation in the Nernkhor Sub-district, Rayong Province, Thailand

            Volume 38, No.3, Pages 59-75

            Piyapong Janmaimool

7.      Biosand Filter (BSF): Types and Mechanisms behind Its Efficiency

           Volume 38, No.3, Pages 87-102

           Dao Janjaroen


AER ranking in Thai-Journal Citation Index (TCI)


          As of January 2015, Applied Environmental Research (AER) was approved to be included in the Tier 1 on science and technology by the Thai-Journal Citation Index (TCI). The high quality of publications of AER will be guaranteed by TCI until 31 December 2019.

          In addition, AER has been indexed in ASEAN Citation (ACI), a central regional database of the ASEAN scholarly journals, since October 2014. Among hundreds of journals indexed in the TCI, AER was approved by the ACI Steering committee as one of the first batch for Thai journals in ACI.

Journal Indexing


AER is currently indexed Thai-Journal Citation Index (TCI - Tier 1) and ASEAN Citation Index (ACI).

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Vol 40 No 3 (2018): Sep.-Dec.

Published: 2018-08-01

Natural Radioactivity in Groundwater in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Province

Paradee Kodcharin, Udorn Youngchuay, Sopa Chinwetkitvanich


Stakeholders' Perspectives of Design Options for a Rooftop Solar PV Self-consumption Scheme in Thailand

Kespanerai Kokchang, Sopitsuda Tongsopit, Siripha Junlakarn, Wichsinee Wibulpolprasert, Morrakot Tossabanyad


SWOT Analysis for Preliminary Study of Municipal Waste Management Toward a Zero Waste Highland Community in Northern Thailand

Nittaya Pasukphun, Anuttara Hongtong, Vivat Keawdunglek, Yanasinee Suma, Pussadee Laor, Tawatchai Apidechkul


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