Materials Highlights is an international, peer-reviewed journal that publishes original research reports, review papers, commentaries and communications in the broadly defined fields of materials science and engineering. Click here for the full Aims & Scope of this journal.
Access type: Open Access (all articles free to read, download, copy and distribute under the terms of the applicable user license). Click here for more details.
User license: CC BY-NC 4.0 (Creative Commons license Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International). More information can be found here. Note that in exceptional cases other user licenses can be applied to individual articles to comply with government regulations or funding mandates.
Article publication charges (APC): EUR 900 per accepted article. Promotional discount: All papers submitted on or before 31 December 2022 will receive a 50% discount (i.e. EUR 450) on the APC price upon acceptance. Submission of articles is free of charge. Click here for more information on APC pricing and eligibility for APC discounts or waivers.
Peer review type: Single-blind (names of reviewers are hidden from the authors). More details on the peer review process can be found here.
Ethics framework: This journal strictly adheres to the ethical standards as outlined in the policies of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and is fully compliant with those standards. For more information on these ethics policies please click here.
Indexing and archiving: This journal is currently indexed in Google Scholar, Ulrichsweb, CNKI and Wanfang Data, and digitally preserved in the e-Depot of the National Library of The Netherlands. More indexes and archives will be added to this list in due course. Click here for complete details on the indexing and archiving status for this journal.
Publication schedule: Tri-annual (three issues per year in April, August and December).
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