Crystals is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on Crystallography published monthly online by MDPI. The Professional Committee of Key Materials and Technology for Electronic Components (PC-KMTEC) is affiliated with Crystals and its members receive discounts on the article processing charges.
  • 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), Inspec, CAPlus / SciFinder, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q2 (Crystallography) / CiteScore - Q2 (Condensed Matter Physics)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 10.6 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2023).
  • 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: 2.7 (2022); 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.6 (2022)
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Topic in Applied Sciences, Crystals, J. Compos. Sci., Materials, Metals
Modern Material Technologies Intended for Industrial Applications Topic Editors: Tomasz Tański, Andrzej N. Wieczorek, Marcin Staszuk
Deadline: 30 June 2024
Topic in Catalysts, Coatings, Crystals, Energies, Materials, Nanomaterials
Interfacial Bonding Design and Applications in Structural and Functional Materials Topic Editors: Junlei Qi, Pengcheng Wang, Yaotian Yan
Deadline: 20 July 2024
Topic in Crystals, Mathematics, Symmetry, Fractal Fract, Axioms
Mathematical Applications of Nonlinear Wave Properties in Crystalline and Dispersive Media Topic Editors: Mahmoud A.E. Abdelrahman, Emad El-Shewy
Deadline: 31 August 2024
Topic in Acoustics, Crystals, Designs, Environments, Sustainability
Towards Sustainable and Liveable Cities: Recent Advances in Noise Control Measures Topic Editors: Heow Pueh Lee, Linus Yinn Leng Ang
Deadline: 30 September 2024
Special Issue in Crystals
Wide Bandgap Semiconductor: GaN and SiC Material and Device Guest Editors: Hao-chung Kuo, Chun-Hsiung Lin, Kung-Yen Lee
Deadline: 30 May 2024
Special Issue in Crystals
Advances in Low-Dimensional Materials for Electronics and Sensing Applications Guest Editors: Hu Li, Klaus Leifer
Deadline: 20 June 2024
Special Issue in Crystals
Nucleic Acid Crystallography Volume II Guest Editor: Blaine Mooers
Deadline: 25 June 2024
Special Issue in Crystals
Structural Studies in Drug Discovery and Development: From the Lead to the Pharmaceutical Form Guest Editors: Matteo Mori, Fiorella Meneghetti
Deadline: 20 July 2024
Topical Collection in Crystals
Research on REBCO Films and Conductors Collection Editors: Pablo Cayado, Jens Hänisch, Hannes Rijckaert
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