Designs is an international, scientific, peer-reviewed, open access journal of engineering designs published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed within Scopus, Inspec, and many other databases.
  • Journal Rank: CiteScore - Q2 (Engineering, miscellaneous)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 19.2 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2021).
  • 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.
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Topic in Energies, Mathematics, Smart Cities, Designs, Clean Technol.
Multi-Energy Systems Editors-in-Chief: Zbigniew Leonowicz, Arsalan Najafi, Michał Jasinski
Deadline: 10 December 2022
Special Issue in Designs
Environmental Futures: Creative Explorations through Science, Engineering, Design, and Art Guest Editors: Tiziano Cattaneo, Emanuele Giorgi, Antonino Marciano, Minqing Ni, Filippo Fabrocini
Deadline: 31 October 2021
Special Issue in Designs
On Contemporary Architectural Design and the Rehabilitation of Built Heritage Guest Editor: Ana M. T. Martins
Deadline: 20 November 2021
Special Issue in Designs
Airport Pavements Guest Editor: Greg White
Deadline: 1 December 2021
Special Issue in Designs
Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Modeling, Simulation and Control Guest Editor: Ruxandra Botez
Deadline: 31 December 2021
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