Designs is an international, scientific, peer-reviewed, open access journal of engineering designs published bimonthly online by MDPI.
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  • Journal Rank: CiteScore - Q2 (Engineering (miscellaneous))
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 17.9 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2022).
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Topic in Energies, Mathematics, Smart Cities, Designs, Clean Technol.
Multi-Energy Systems Topic Editors: Zbigniew Leonowicz, Arsalan Najafi, Michał Jasiński
Deadline: 10 December 2022
Topic in Energies, Buildings, Designs, Architecture
Building Energy and Environment Topic Editors: Shi-Jie Cao, Wei Feng
Deadline: 30 December 2022
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
Topic in Energies, Applied Sciences, Sensors, Materials, Designs
Advances in Non-Destructive Testing Methods Topic Editors: Grzegorz Peruń, Tangbin Xia, Bogusław Łazarz
Deadline: 31 August 2023
Special Issue in Designs
Smart Home Design Guest Editors: Saher Javaid, Yuto Lim
Deadline: 10 December 2022
Special Issue in Designs
Sustainable Design in Building and Urban Environment Guest Editor: Farshid Aram
Deadline: 2 January 2023
Special Issue in Designs
Machine Health Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis Technique Guest Editors: Ruben Medina, Mariela Cerrada
Deadline: 20 January 2023
Special Issue in Designs
Seismic Retrofitting of Buildings and Infrastructures Guest Editors: Marco Vailati, Raihan Rahmat Rabi
Deadline: 31 January 2023
Topical Collection in Designs
Editorial Board Members’ Collection Series: Biomaterials Design Collection Editors: Richard Drevet, Hicham Benhayoune
Topical Collection in Designs
Editorial Board Members’ Collection Series: Smart Energy Systems Design Collection Editors: Surender Reddy Salkuti, Dibin Zhu
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