The journal Inventions is an international, peer-reviewed journal that publishes original scientific research of significance concerning innovation/invention, or patent-based/extended/reviewed research papers in all fields of science, engineering and product development processes. Also covered would be research concerning improvements of machines or products; new processes for creating an object; inventions in advanced technologies; and short technical reports regarding transferring technology. The journal Inventions aims to publish high quality papers concerning the discovery of completely unique functions or results, offering readers radical breakthroughs and novel contributions. We encourage authors to give special attention to patent-based/extended researches.
The journal’s focus areas include, without being limited to:
- Patent-based/extended/reviewed inventions in engineering
- Innovation/inventions in systems
- Innovation/inventions in devices
- Innovation/inventions in methods
- Innovation/inventions in compositions
- Innovation/inventions in processes
- Innovation/inventions in products
- Innovation/inventions in design
- Innovation/inventions in advanced technologies
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