Robotics — Open Access Journal

Robotics (ISSN 2218-6581) is a peer-reviewed, international journal presenting state-of-the-art research in the area of robotics, and 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 the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science), Inspec (IET) and DBLP Computer Science Bibliography. To be added in Scopus from Vol. 6.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 33 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2016).

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Robotics
Mechanics, Control, Design, Conceptualization and Fabrication of Soft Robotic Systems Guest Editor: Gursel Alici
Deadline: 31 January 2018
Special Issue in Robotics
Robust and Resilient Robots Guest Editor: Wenjun (Chris) Zhang
Deadline: 30 April 2018
Special Issue in Robotics
Medical Robotics: Advances in Training, Ergonomics, Sensing, Control and Other Areas Guest Editors: Abhilash Pandya, Luke Reisner
Deadline: 30 June 2018
Special Issue in Robotics
Soft Machines: Integrating Sensing, Actuation and Computation Guest Editors: Sina Naficy, Michael P.M. Dicker, Jonathan M. Rossiter
Deadline: 30 October 2018

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