Polymers

Polymers (ISSN 2073-4360; CODEN: POLYCK) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal of polymer science published semimonthly online by MDPI. Belgian Polymer Group (BPG), European Colloid & Interface Society (ECIS), The Swiss Chemical Society (SCS) and National Interuniversity Consortium of Materials Science and Technology (INSTM) are affiliated with Polymers and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science) (16/89, Q1 in the category "Polymer Science"), Ei CompendexPubMed, PMC, FSTACAPlus / SciFinder, Inspec, and many other databases.
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 11.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2020).
  • 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 MDPI journals, in appreciation of the work.
Impact Factor: 3.426 (2019) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 3.636 (2019)
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Scientific Advances in STEM: From Professor to Students Editors-in-Chief: Yadir Torres Hernández, Manuel Félix Ángel, Ana María Beltrán Custodio, Francisco Garcia Moreno
Deadline: 31 March 2021
Special Issue in Polymers
Polymer Matrix Composites for Advanced Applications II Guest Editors: Gianluca Cicala, Pietro Russo
Deadline: 10 March 2021
Special Issue in Polymers
Nanoparticle Functionalization by Polymers: Methods and Applications Guest Editors: Ángel V. Delgado, Guillermo Iglesias
Deadline: 25 March 2021
Special Issue in Polymers
Advances in Screw Processing of Polymeric Materials - In Memory of Professor James Lindsay White Guest Editors: Krzysztof Wilczyński, Andrzej Nastaj, Adrian Lewandowski, Krzysztof J. Wilczyński
Deadline: 31 March 2021
Special Issue in Polymers
Thermal Properties and Applications of Polymeric Materials III Guest Editor: Xiao Hu
Deadline: 20 April 2021
Topical Collection in Polymers
Polymeric Adhesives Collection Editor: Antonio Pizzi
Topical Collection in Polymers
Polymer Materials for Adsorption Applications Collection Editor: George Z. Kyzas
Topical Collection in Polymers
Polymer/Biopolymer Stabilization and Degradation Collection Editors: Dan Rosu, Cristian–Dragos Varganici
Topical Collection in Polymers
Multifunctional Polymer Nanocomposites Collection Editors: Mohammad Arjmand, Amir Ameli
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