Journal History

2011 The inaugural issue is released, and Biosensors is published as a quarterly journal.
2013 Indexed in Scopus.
2015 Citations available in MEDLINE (PubMed), full-text archived in PubMed Central.
2016 Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI—Web of Science). First online Editorial Board meeting was held. Biosensors journal starts the Travel Awards project.
2017 Biosensors receives its first CiteScore of 2.83.
2019 Indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE—Web of Science);
Receives its new CiteScore of 3.57 for the year of 2018, which ranks 18/113 in the category of “Clinical Biochemistry”

Biosensors receives its first Impact Factor of 3.240 for the year 2019.
Biosensors receives a CiteScore of 4.4 for the year of 2019.
Biosensors begins publishing monthly from 2020.
The year 2020 marks the 10th Anniversary of Biosensors.
The 1st International Electronic Conference on Biosensors, sponsored by Biosensors, is held on Sciforum.
Biosensors commences the Young Investigator Award project.
The journal is divided into six topical sections:
Biosensor and Bioelectronic Devices
Nano- and Micro-Technologies in Biosensors
Biosensor Materials
Biosensors and Healthcare
Photonic Biosensors
Intelligent Biosensors and Bio-Signal Processing

2021 Biosensors received an Impact Factor of 5.519 for the year 2020, which ranks 15/83 (Q1) in the “Chemistry, Analytical” category, 8/64 (Q1) in the “Instruments & Instrumentation” category, and 42/107 (Q2) in “Nanoscience & Nanotechnology” category.
Biosensors receives a CiteScore of 5.4 for the year of 2020, which ranks 38/113 in the category of “Clinical Biochemistry”
Biosensors launched the 2021 Outstanding Reviewer Awards.


2011 to 2019 Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Jeff D. Newman
2017 to date Associate Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Dr. Chung-Chiun Liu
2020 to date Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Giovanna Marrazza
2020- Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Michael Thompson
Back to TopTop