Journal of King Saud University was the first university journal issued in Saudi Arabia, It started on 1377H/1957 G. with single issue presenting research of staff members. Due to the increase in numbers of staff members each college issue its own journal. Art College was the first followed by Science, Administration, Agriculture, Engineering, and Education. Engineering journal called “Journal of Engineering Science “started on 1975G as biannual journal. It continue until all journal return as Journal of king Saud University with sub specialization in different field. The name of our journal changed to “Journal of King Saud University (Engineering Science) JKSUES” in 1989.
The editorial Board of the journal now headed by Prof. Anis Hamza Fakeeha (editor in chief) and involve the following members; Prof. Mohamed E. Ali (Mechanical Eng. Dept.), Prof. Abdullah I. Al Mhudib (Civil Eng. Dept), Prof. Mohmad A. Abo alua (Electrical Eng. Dept.) and Dr. Ateeq L Rahman (Industrial Eng. Dept.). The journal was published biannually by University press until it was hosted and published by the international publisher (Elsevier) in 2011 G. Many special issues was published by the journal, among them the issue for Mechanical Engineering “Thermal and Micro structure Properties” in 2015 and other devoted for civil Engineering “Structural Integrity and Cementitious Composites” in Oct 2017 . The number of issue increased to four issues yearly starting from January 2017 and also the journal now appears in electronic form in science direct. The journal was lately listed among the list of SCOPUS Indexing.
The journal used the latest method to speed up reviewing and tracking papers and similarity checkup The editorial Board would like to thank authors and reviewers for their contribution to the journal from the University and all over the world and will be happy to receive any comments.