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Biomimetics is a peer-reviewed, open access journal of biomimicry and bionics, published quarterly online by MDPI. The European Network of Bioadhesion (ENBA) is affiliated to Biomimetics. 
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), PubMed, PMC, CAPlus / SciFinder, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q2 (Engineering, Multidisciplinary) / CiteScore - Q2 (Biotechnology)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 14.8 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2022).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
Impact Factor: 3.743 (2021); 5-Year Impact Factor: 3.877 (2021)
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Topic in Applied Sciences, Automation, BDCC, Biomimetics, Designs, Sensors
Application of Big Data and Deep Learning in Engineering Analysis and Design Topic Editors: Eric M. Lui, Antonio Concilio
Deadline: 30 June 2023
Special Issue in Biomimetics
Biological Attachment Systems and Biomimetics Guest Editors: Stanislav N. Gorb, Thies Henning Büscher
Deadline: 10 December 2022
Special Issue in Biomimetics
New Insights into the Water Harvesting Inspired by Living Species (Animal or Vegetal) Guest Editor: Guilhem Godeau
Deadline: 31 December 2022
Special Issue in Biomimetics
Biomimetic Design, Devices and Techniques for Medicine, Bio-Chemistry and Pharmacy Guest Editors: Andrzej Kaźmierczak, Monika Partyka
Deadline: 1 January 2023
Special Issue in Biomimetics
Bionic Imaging and Optics Devices Guest Editors: Yang Cheng, Chao Liu, Lei Li, Yangkun Zhang
Deadline: 15 January 2023
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