About Batteries


Batteries (ISSN 2313-0105) is an international, open access journal of battery technology and materials. It aims to provide a central vehicle for the exchange and dissemination of new ideas, technology and material developments, and research results in the field of battery technology between scientists and engineers throughout the world. The emphasis is placed on original research, both analytical and experimental, covering all aspects of primary and secondary batteries, including chemical batteries and thermal batteries, etc.


This journal covers all topics related to batteries and battery systems. All electrochemical systems, such as lithium-ion, lead-acid, nickel-metal-hydride, metal-air and post lithium-ion are of interest. Papers can be related to applications, for example, portable, electric vehicle, stationary or photovoltaic, or they can be independent of an application.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • battery electrochemistry
  • active and passive materials and components
  • cell design and stack technology
  • processing and manufacturing
  • battery systems and applications
  • modeling and control
  • battery performance and testing
  • charging technologies
  • battery monitoring, management and diagnostics
  • thermal management
  • hybrid battery systems
  • safety and reliability
  • lifetime and degradation
  • costs and market

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

Batteries is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications. MDPI works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work.

Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

St. Alban-Anlage 66
CH-4052 Basel

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Batteries will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2019 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


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Journal History

See https://www.mdpi.com/journal/batteries/history

Editorial Office

Dr. Guoping (Terry) Zhang
Managing Editor

For further MDPI contacts, see here.

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