Designs is an international, scientific, peer-reviewed, open access journal of engineering designs published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed within Scopus, Inspec, and many other databases.
  • Journal Rank: CiteScore - Q2 (Engineering, miscellaneous)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 19.2 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2021).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
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Topic in Energies, Mathematics, Smart Cities, Designs, Clean Technol.
Multi-Energy Systems Editors-in-Chief: Zbigniew Leonowicz, Arsalan Najafi, Michał Jasinski
Deadline: 10 December 2022
Special Issue in Designs
Integrated Strategies for Sustainable Territorial Design Guest Editors: Luís Carlos Loures, Vera Barradas, Ana Loures
Deadline: 31 July 2021
Special Issue in Designs
Design of Autonomous and Unmanned Systems Guest Editors: Yunsick Sung, Wei Song
Deadline: 31 August 2021
Special Issue in Designs
Smart Home Design Guest Editors: Saher Javaid, Yuto Lim
Deadline: 20 October 2021
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