Journal History

Barekeng: Jurnal ilmu matematika dan terapan, is a scientific journal that was first published by the Mathematics Department of FMIPA University of Pattimura in 2007 (Volume 1 Number 1) Ambon. Published in the printed version, based on the decision Decree of LIPI No. 0004.06/JI.3.02/SK.ISSN/2007.10 on 3rd October 2007. Barekeng Journal has been registered with ISSN: 1978-7227 (Print) start from Volume 1 issue 1, 2007.  The first edition of Barekeng: Jurnal ilmu matematika dan terapan (Volume 1) has been published with two issues and every issues consist of 8 articles.

This journal was created and published first based on the initiative of a lecturer in Mathematics Department named Gysber Jan Tamaela, S.Si., M.Si., in 2007. He was also the first Chairman (editor in chief) of Barekeng's journal since 2007-2010. In its development, the Barekeng journal then began to be published online start in 2013, in order to comply with regulations related to scientific journals that must be searchable online. BAREKENG Journal was online first time in Pattimura University repository, that available on the Website page:, this is also aim to introduce or disseminate the publication of BAREKENG journal articles more broadly to the wide world.

According to the development of scientific publication media, and changes to new regulations related to the management of scientific journals, every scientific journal is required to have a journal-specific website, so it was easily for accessed and managed (indexed and cited). Barekeng journal was migrated to use Open Journal System (OJS), through the Workshop "Management of Scientific Journal based on OJS" organized by Mathematics Department, Pattimura University in January 2017. At the beginning, Barekeng Journal available in OJS2, but due to the development of the OJS system, then Barekeng was migrated from OJS2 to OJS3 since January 2018. Officially, the Barekeng journal start to use OJS3 in Volume 12 Issue 1, March 2018,  available on website:, with e-ISSN: 2615-3017 and have a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) number for each article and each issue published, with the Prefix Unpatti Number: 10.30598.

Based on the decision Decree No. 0005.26153017/JI.3.1/SK.ISSN/2018.02 on 15th February 2018, Barekeng: Jurnal ilmu matematika dan terapan, has been registered with ISSN 2615-3017 (Online) starting for articles included in Volume 12 issue 1 March 2018.

The focus or scope of the BAREKENG journal as a scientific publications covering the following fields: Mathematics (Analysis, Algebra & Number Theory), Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Control and Optimization, Discrete Mathematics & Combinatorics, Modeling & Simulation, Physics Mathematics, Numerical Analysis, Logic, Geometry & Topology, Ethno-mathematics, Mathematics Education and Computer Mathematics.

In August 2018, the BAREKENG journal apply for the accreditation process to the ARJUNA, Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher education, Republic of Indonesia. Barekeng: Jurnal ilmu matematika dan terapan, was designated as an Accredited Scientific Journal with category "SINTA 3" (Level 3) from March 2017 to December 2021, based on the Decree of the Dirjen Penguatan Riset dan Pengembangan, Kementerian Riset, Teknologi dan Pendidikan Tinggi, Republic of Indonesia, No. 34/E/KPT/2018, concerning to Scientific Journal Accreditation Ranking in Period III 2018. The second accreditation in 2019 based on Scientific Journal Accreditation Ranking No.: 28/E/KPT/2019. BAREKENG: Jurnal ilmu matematika dan terapan still in SINTA 3 (Level 3) of Indonesia scientific journal ranking start from March 2019 to December 2023.

Barekeng: Jurnal ilmu matematika dan terapan, has been currently indexed by both national and international indexer institutions such as: Google Scholar, SINTA 3, GARUDA Kemenristekdikti, Crossref DOI, Index Copernicus, BASE, One Search, PKP Index, Moraref, CiteFactor, e-Journals, One Repo, Neliti, Dimensions, Indonesian Scientific Journal Database (ISJD), and Eurasian Scientific Journal Index (ESJI ).

The following picture is the list of Editor in Chief of Barekeng: Jurnal ilmu matematika dan terapan, since 2007 until today, as follows:
1. Gysber Jan Tamaela, S.Si., M.Si.
  2. Henry Junus Wattimanela, S.Si., M.Si.
3. Lexy Janzen Sinay, S.Si., M.Sc. 
  4. Meilin Imelda Tilukay, S.Si., M.Si.  
5. Yopi Andry Lesnussa, S.Si., M.Si. 

The composition of editor of BAREKENG: Jurnal Ilmu Matematika dan Terapan, can be seen in this link:
Editorial Address:


Redaksi BAREKENG: Jurnal ilmu matematika dan terapan,
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Mathematic Department, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Pattimura

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