Crystals — Open Access Journal of Crystallography

Crystals (ISSN 2073-4352; CODEN: CRYSBC) is an international, open access journal of crystallography. Crystals is published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), Inspec (IET) and Scopus.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 18 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).
  • 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.

Impact Factor: 1.566 (2016) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 1.394 (2016)

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Crystals
Growth and Structural Characterization of Self-Nucleated Nanowires Guest Editor: Bruno Daudin
Deadline: 20 April 2018
Special Issue in Crystals
Synthesis and Structural Investigations of Polymorphic Compounds Guest Editors: Arno Pfitzner, Ulrich Schwarz
Deadline: 30 April 2018
Special Issue in Crystals
Nanostructured Ferritic Alloys Guest Editors: Stuart A. Maloy, David T. Hoelzer
Deadline: 15 May 2018
Special Issue in Crystals
Constraints from Diffusion-Driven Isotope Fractionations in Crystals and Melts Guest Editor: Martin Oeser-Rabe
Deadline: 31 May 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Crystals
Nanocrystals Collection Editors: Roberto Comparelli, Iwan Kityk
Topical Collection in Crystals
Structure and Properties of Quasicrystals Collection Editor: Enrique Maciá Barber

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