International Journal of Molecular Sciences [IJMS IF 4.556]
Special Issue on
“Advanced Applications of Carbon-Based Adsorbents”
(Eds: Prof. Carlo Crescenzi; Dr. Paolo Ciccioli; Prof. Sara Bogialli & Prof. Maria Sarno)
It would be a great honor if you or someone from your group could contribute to this Special Issue:
The following special issue, for which we serve as guest editor, will be published in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences (IJMS, http://www.mdpi.com/journal/ijms, ISSN 1422-0067), and is now open to receive submissions of full research articles and authoritative review papers for peer-review and possible publication:
Special Issue: Advanced Applications of Carbon-Based Adsorbents
Guest Editors: Prof. Carlo Crescenzi; Dr. Paolo Ciccioli; Prof. Sara Bogialli & Prof. Maria Sarno
Deadline for submissions: 31 January 2021
Earlier submissions are also welcome. They will be processed upon receipt and published online upon acceptance (i.e., possibly prior to the submission deadline).
Your being a leading scientist in the field make you a highly desirable contributor to this issue. It is therefore our privilege and pleasure to invite you, or one of your coworkers, to submit an article on this topic. The article may be either a full paper or a communication based on your own research in this area, or may be a focused review article on some aspects of the subject (also see the list of key words on the web page).
Benefits of publishing with IJMS (Impact Factor: 4.556 (2019), /IJMS/ now ranks 74th out of 297 titles (Q1) in the category of ‘BIOCHEMISTRY & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY’ and 48th out of 177 titles (Q2) in ‘CHEMISTRY, MULTIDISCIPLINARY’:
- Open access. Open access (unlimited and free access to readers) increases publicity and promotes more frequent citations, as indicated by several studies.
- High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), MEDLINE (PubMed), Scopus and other databases. /IJMS/ now ranks 74th out of 297 titles (Q1) in the category of ‘BIOCHEMISTRY & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY’ and 48th out of 177 titles (Q2) in ‘CHEMISTRY, MULTIDISCIPLINARY’. We believe that with your help, we could definitely reach an even higher level.
- Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 18 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.6 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
- Discounts on Article Processing Charges (APC). An Article Processing Charge (APC) of CHF 2000 currently applies to all accepted papers. You will get 200 CHF discount as you are an invited contributor. Meanwhile, you may be entitled to a discount if you have previously received a discount code or if your institute is participating in the MDPI Institutional Open Access Program (IOAP), for more information see: http://www.mdpi.com/about/ioap.
For further details on the submission process, please see the Instructions for Authors at http://www.mdpi.com/journal/ijms/instructions. Please feel free to inquire if you have any questions.
In case you need any further information, please never hesitate to contact us (myself or the Assistant Editor: firstname.lastname@example.org or the Editorial Office: email@example.com). Thank you very much in advance for your kind contribution and co-operation.
We look forward to hearing from you.
With best wishes,
Prof. Dr. Carlo Crescenzi
Dr. Paolo Ciccioli
Prof. Dr. Sara Bogialli
Prof. Dr. Maria Sarno