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Minerals — Open Access Mining & Mineral Processing Journal

Minerals (ISSN 2075-163X; CODEN: MBSIBI) is an international, open access journal of natural mineral systems, mineral resources, mining, and mineral processing. Minerals is published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with publishing fees paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), Chemical Abstracts, INSPEC and GeoRef.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 25 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2015).

Impact Factor: 1.500 (2015) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 1.320 (2015)

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Minerals
New Insights in Stability, Structure and Properties of Porous Materials Guest Editors: Annalisa Martucci, Giuseppe Cruciani
Deadline: 15 December 2016
Special Issue in Minerals
Biogeochemistry of Acid Mine Drainage Guest Editors: Liliana Lefticariu, Irene Sánchez-Andrea
Deadline: 30 January 2017
Special Issue in Minerals
High Pressure Minerals Guest Editor: Stefano Caporali
Deadline: 28 February 2017
Special Issue in Minerals
Carbon Capture and Storage via Mineral Carbonation Guest Editor: Juerg M. Matter
Deadline: 31 March 2017
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