|2011||The inaugural issue is released, and Crystals is published as a quarterly journal.|
|2015||Indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science).|
|2016||Crystals receives its first Impact Factor of 2.075.
Publishes over 100 papers in one volume.
|2017||The journal is divided into four topical sections: Liquid Crystals, Biomolecular Crystals, Crystal Engineering, and Interactions in Crystal Structures.
Crystals starts the Travel Awards project.
|2018||Crystals publishes its 1000th paper.
The 1st International E-Conference on Crystals, sponsored by Crystals, is held.
Crystals receives an Impact Factor of 2.144 for the year 2018; the 5-year Impact Factor is 1.982.
Two sections (“Crystal Engineering” and “Interactions in Crystal Structures”) in the journal were rearranged, and the section names were changed to “Crystalline Materials” and “Crystal Engineering”, respectively.
Prof. Dr. Abel Moreno was appointed as the section Editor-in-Chief for the section “Biomolecular Crystals”
|2011-2014||Founding Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Gerd Meyer|
|2015-||Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Helmut Cölfen|
|2017-2018||Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Shujun Zhang for Section “Crystal Engineering”|
|Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Charles Rosenblatt for Section “Liquid Crystals”|
|Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Sławomir J. Grabowski for Section “Interactions in Crystal Structures”|
|2018-||Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Sławomir J. Grabowski for the section “Crystal Engineering”|
|Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Abel Moreno for the section “Biomolecular Crystals”|
|Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Charles Rosenblatt for the section “Liquid Crystals”|
|Section Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Shujun Zhang for the section “Crystalline Materials”|