Crystals — Open Access Crystallography Journal

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 21 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 6 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2016).

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

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Crystals
Nucleic Acid Crystallography Guest Editor: Jinwei Zhang
Deadline: 31 July 2017
Special Issue in Crystals
Structural Analysis of Crystalline Materials from Powders Guest Editor: Silvina Pagola
Deadline: 15 August 2017
Special Issue in Crystals
Current and Future Directions in Crystal Growth by Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) Guest Editor: Paul J. Simmonds
Deadline: 31 August 2017
Special Issue in Crystals
Micro and Nano Patterned Substrates for Liquid Crystal Alignment Guest Editor: Vladimir Chigrinov
Deadline: 20 September 2017

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Crystals
Structure and Properties of Quasicrystals Collection Editor: Enrique Maciá Barber
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