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Ongoing Topical Collections

International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering welcomes Topical Collections of timely papers related to the fields of mechanical engineering and materials science. Choose from an ongoing collection below to read its call for papers:

Nanomaterials: Synthesis, processing, properties, and applications.
Guest Edited by: Dr. Rahul Trivedi & Dr. Rosa Diaz

Tribology of components in mechanical systems.
Guest Edited by: Prof. Franco Concli & Prof. Thomas Lohner

For information on submitting your own proposal for a Topical Collection, click here.

Featured Article: Effect of concentration, aging, and annealing on sol gel ZnO and Al-doped ZnO thin films

Transparent thin filmOur most cited article from 2020 reports on the optical and structural properties of one of the most important transparent conductive oxides for applications in light-emitting diodes and solar cells. The latest research from the Titan Tech Energy research team reveals improved concentration, aging, and annealing times for gel zinc oxide (ZnO) and Al-doped ZnO thin films, driving it towards becoming a high-quality, low defect film, strengthening its application in both research and industry.

Read the full article here

Aims and Scope

The International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering is a peer-reviewed, international and interdisciplinary journal that provides a forum for cross-disciplinary research contributions covering a broad spectrum of issues pertaining to the mechanical and machining properties of materials as well as materials science, and how they apply to materials used in equipment and structures.

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Article Processing Charges (APCs)

Open access publishing is not without costs. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering therefore levies an article-processing charge of £990.00/$1390.00/€1190.00 for each article accepted for publication. 

For further details, see our article-processing charge page.

Benefit from our free funding service

We offer a free open access support service to make it easier for you to discover and apply for article-processing charge (APC) funding.

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COVID-19 and impact on peer review

As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

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