Lubricants — Open Access Tribology Journal

Lubricants (ISSN 2075-4442; CODEN: LUBRCF) is an international, open access journal of tribology. Lubricants is published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed in Inspec (IET), Polymer Library and in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science), from Vol. 5. To be added in Scopus from Vol. 5.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 22 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5 days (median values for papers published in this journal in first half of 2017).

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Lubricants
Novel Lubricant Additives Guest Editor: Boris Zhmud
Deadline: 31 December 2017
Special Issue in Lubricants
Use of Coatings on Lubricated Surfaces Guest Editors: José Viesca, David Blanco
Deadline: 31 January 2018
Special Issue in Lubricants
Tribology of Machine Elements--Smart Lubricants Guest Editor: Pantelis G. Nikolakopoulos
Deadline: 28 February 2018
Special Issue in Lubricants
Applied Nanotribology Guest Editor: Matthias Scherge
Deadline: 31 March 2018

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