Separations - formerly Chromatography - is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on separation and purification science and technology in all areas of chemical, biological, physical science, and separation performance published monthly online by MDPI. The Central European Group of Separation Sciences (CEGSS) is affiliated with Separations and their members receive discounts 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), CAPlus / SciFinder, and other databases.
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 13.6 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2023).
  • 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.
  • Companion journal: Purification.
Impact Factor: 2.6 (2022); 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.7 (2022)
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Topic in Catalysts, Nanomaterials, Separations, Sustainability, Water
Novel Advanced Oxidation Processes for Wastewater Treatment Topic Editors: Yuwei Pan, Xiang Li, Yizhen Zhang, Xuedong Du, Jingju Cai, Lu Gan, Qi Zhang, Jun Jiang
Deadline: 30 June 2024
Topic in Molecules, Separations, Sustainability, Water, Minerals
Analysis and Separations of Trace Elements in the Environment Topic Editors: Gene Hall, Begoña González
Deadline: 31 July 2024
Topic in Analytica, Molecules, Nanomaterials, Polymers, Separations, Chemosensors
Nanomaterials in Green Analytical Chemistry Topic Editors: George Zachariadis, Rosa Peñalver, Natalia Manousi
Deadline: 15 August 2024
Topic in Analytica, Metabolites, Separations, Toxins, Molecules
Application of Chromatography for Point of Care Diagnosis of Noncommunicable Diseases Topic Editors: Chiranjit Ghosh, Liqin Chen, Keshava Balakrishna, Chiranjay Mukhopadhyay
Deadline: 31 August 2024
Special Issue in Separations
Separation, Beneficiation, and Purification of Carbonaceous Minerals and Materials Guest Editors: Xiangning Bu, Yangshuai Qiu, Yuran Chen
Deadline: 20 June 2024
Special Issue in Separations
Molecularly Imprinted Polymers for Separation and Purification Guest Editors: Yang Cheng, Zhen Yan
Deadline: 30 June 2024
Special Issue in Separations
Separation and Recovery of Valuable Elements from Waste and Wastewater Guest Editors: Artin Hatzikioseyian, Pavlina Kousi
Deadline: 10 July 2024
Special Issue in Separations
Analysis, Isolation and Biological Activities of Polyphenols from Terrestrial and Marine Sources Guest Editor: José Cheel
Deadline: 31 July 2024
Topical Collection in Separations
Feature Paper Collection in Section 'Materials in Separation Science' Collection Editors: Dimosthenis Giokas, Manolis Manos
Topical Collection in Separations
Recent Trends in the Separation of Natural Products and Pharmaceuticals Collection Editors: Paraskevas D. Tzanavaras, Susanne Wiedmer
Topical Collection in Separations
Synthetic Membrane Separation Science and Technology Collection Editors: Mohamed Khayet, Elena Guillen Burrieza
Topical Collection in Separations
State of the Art in Separation Science Collection Editor: Victoria Samanidou
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