Scientific and technical journal «Izvestia Transsiba» (Journal of Transsib Railway Studies) covers the problems and prospects of the development of rail transport in the following areas: railway rolling stock, train traction and electrification; railway track, survey and design of railways; transport and transport-technological systems of the country, its regions and cities, organization of production in transport; improvement of industrial heat systems, heat engineering and thermal equipment; power plants and power systems; energy systems and complexes; automation and management of technological processes and production.
The publication is included in the List recommended by the Higher Attestation Commission under the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia for the following scientific specialties:
2.9.3. – Railways rolling stock, traction of trains and electrification;
2.9.4. – Transportation processes management;
2.9.2. – Railway track, survey and design of railways;
2.9.1. – Transport and transport-technological systems of the country, its regions and cities, organization of production in transport;
2.4.6. – Theoretical and applied heat engineering;
2.4.5. – Energy systems and complexes;
2.4.3. – Electric power industry;
2.4.2. – Electrical complexes and systems;
2.3.3. – Automation and management of technological processes and productions.