The Journal of Interfaces, Thin Films, and Low dimensional systems (JITL) is a peer-reviewed journal established in 2016 and published by Alzahra University, Iran. This scientific journal aims to create a platform for researchers around the world to exchange their latest findings of cutting-edge research. The scope of the journal includes, but not limited to, the fundamental and applied research works in the field of physics.

The cost of printing a paper is 3,000,000 Rials, which will be received after the acceptance of the article. The journal is open access and the articles can be read for free of charge. Currently, the journal publishes two English issues per year and there are no article processing charges. Also, JITL is according to the highest research standards. 


Copyright and License:  

  • Copyright on any open access article published by the journal is retained by the author(s).
  • Authors grant the journal a license to publish the article and identify itself as the original publisher.
  • Authors also grant the right to any third party to use the article freely as long as its integrity is maintained and its original authors, citation details, and publisher are identified.
  • The Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 formalizes these and other terms and conditions of publishing articles.


Open Access Policy:

This is an open-access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.


  This journal is the following of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws. 



call for papers

JITL is going to launch its new issue (Volume 5, Issue 1). Original research papers in different aspects of physics are welcomed. 

Review Article

1. An evaluation for CIGS based thin-film solar cells development

Pages 365-378


Mojtaba Jamiati

Original Article

2. Thermal entanglement in spin chain with XX, XY, and XZ Heisenberg interaction

Pages 379-384


Maryam Mahmoudi; MohammadReza Soltani; Arezu Jahanshir

3. DFT study of Silicon channel effects embedded between armchair graphene nanoribbons with different widths on mechanical and electronic properties

Pages 385-392


Mehdi Zarepour

4. Effect of vacancy defects on the Josephson current in zigzag graphene narrow strips

Pages 393-403


Somayeh Zarei; Vahid Daadmehr; Hossein Hakimi Pajouh; Zahra Faraei

5. Optimization of electron scattering from random potential barriers on the surface of topological insulators

Pages 405-413


Hamid Dehnavi; Mehdi saadat

6. Electrical properties of magnetic tunnel junctions affected by two types of interfacial roughness

Pages 415-420


Zhaleh Ebrahiminejad

Number of Volumes 4
Number of Issues 8
Number of Articles 50
Number of Contributors 122
Article View 14,915
PDF Download 8,213
View Per Article 298.3
PDF Download Per Article 164.26
Number of Submissions 72
Rejected Submissions 8
Reject Rate 11
Accepted Submissions 50
Acceptance Rate 69
Time to Accept (Days) 179
Number of Indexing Databases 9
Number of Reviewers 216