2015 Impact Factor: 1.797
MRS Communications is a full-color, high-impact journal focused on rapid publication of completed research with broad appeal to the materials community.
MRS Communications offers a rapid but rigorous peer-review process and time to publication. Leveraging its access to the far-reaching technical expertise of MRS members and leading materials researchers from around the world, the journal boasts an experienced and highly respected board of principal editors and reviewers.
Hosted on the cutting-edge Cambridge Journals Online (CJO) platform, the journal features a robust suite of author and reader services, as well as an aggressive production schedule that will bring your article to online publication and a global audience.
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Major Article Types for MRS Communications
- Research letters
- Prospectives articles
Prospectives are a unique feature of this journal, offering succinct and forward-looking reviews of topics of interest to a broad materials research readership. Most Prospectives articles are invited by the editorial board. However, interested authors can complete a proposal form and submit to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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This video—based on David C. Martin's MRS Communications paper, which received the MRS Communications Lecture Award at the 2016 MRS Spring Meeting—highlights conjugated polymers and how they work in living tissue.
In this MRS TV interview from the 2014 MRS Spring Meeting, Editor-in-Chief Peter Green and Sergei Manzhos, author, discuss MRS Communication's rapid but rigorous peer-review process and time to publication.
The MRS Communications Lecture recognizes excellence in the field of materials research and is intended to honor the authors of an outstanding paper published in 2016. This year's recipient, David C. Martin of the University of Delaware, presented "Molecular Design, Synthesis and Characterization of Conjugated Polymers for Interfacing Electronic Biomedical Devices with Living Tissue."Read More »
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Manuscripts are solicited for MRS Communications, a new full-color, high-impact journal focused on groundbreaking work across the broad spectrum of materials research. MRS Communications offers a rapid but rigorous peer-review process and time to publication. Leveraging its access to the far-reaching technical expertise of MRS members and leading materials researchers from around the world, the journal builds its foundation of excellence on an experienced and highly respected board of Principal Editors and reviewers.Read More »
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