Coatings — Open Access Journal

Coatings (ISSN 2079-6412; CODEN: COATED) is a peer-reviewed journal of coatings and surface engineering published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science) and Inspec (IET). To be added in Scopus from Vol. 8 (2018).
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 17.2 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.5 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2018).
  • 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: 2.350 (2017) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.969 (2017)

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Coatings
Anti-Icing Coatings and Surfaces Guest Editors: D. K. Sarkar, N. Saleema
Deadline: 28 February 2019
Special Issue in Coatings
Thin Films for Electronic Applications Guest Editors: Ying-Chieh Lee, Ting-Fu Hong
Deadline: 15 March 2019
Special Issue in Coatings
Flame Retardant Coatings for Plastics and Textiles Guest Editor: Giulio Malucelli
Deadline: 25 March 2019
Special Issue in Coatings
Novel Marine Antifouling Coatings Guest Editor: Elisabete Ribeiro Silva
Deadline: 31 March 2019

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