Special Issue "Feature Papers"
A special issue of Machines (ISSN 2075-1702).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 28 February 2015
Prof. Dr. David Mba
Dean, School of Engineering, London South Bank University, 103 Borough Road, London, UK
Phone: +44 (0)20 7815 7502
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7815 6134
Interests: machine condition monitoring; rotor dynamics; acoustic emission and vibration
We plan to publish a special issue on "feature papers" in order to give a broad overview of our area. We are looking for top quality papers which will be published free of charge in Open Access form. Authors will be editorial board members and researchers invited by the editorial office and the Editor-in-Chief. Papers could be both long research papers and papers describing the current state of the art in one of the areas covered by the journal.
Prof. Dr. David Mba
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. Papers will be published continuously (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are refereed through a peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Machines is an international peer-reviewed Open Access quarterly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. For the first couple of issues the Article Processing Charge (APC) will be waived for well-prepared manuscripts. English correction and/or formatting fees of 250 CHF (Swiss Francs) will be charged in certain cases for those articles accepted for publication that require extensive additional formatting and/or English corrections.
- machine design
- rotor dynamics
- machine health monitoring
- bearing design and dynamics
- seal design
- machine fault diagnosis