Entropy is an international and interdisciplinary peer-reviewed open access journal of entropy and information studies, published monthly online by MDPI. The International Society for the Study of Information (IS4SI) and Spanish Society of Biomedical Engineering (SEIB) are affiliated with Entropy and their members receive a discount on the article processing charge.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
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  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q2 (Physics, Multidisciplinary) / CiteScore - Q1 (Mathematical Physics)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 18.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.4 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second 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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  • Companion journals for Entropy include: Foundations, Thermo and MAKE.
Impact Factor: 2.524 (2020) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.587 (2020)
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Topic in Life, Entropy
Stochastic Models and Experiments in Ecology and Biology Editor-in-Chief: Sandro Azaele
Deadline: 25 February 2022
Topic in Energies, JNE, Entropy, Symmetry, Sci
Nuclear Energy Systems Editors-in-Chief: Dan Gabriel Cacuci, Michael M.R. Williams, Andrew Buchan, Ruixian Fang
Deadline: 30 June 2022
Topic in Energies, Materials, Applied Sciences, Entropy, Nanoenergy Advances
Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting Editors-in-Chief: Amir Pakdel, David Berthebaud
Deadline: 31 July 2022
Topic in Applied Sciences, Biomedicines, Entropy, JPM, IJERPH
eHealth and mHealth: Challenges and Prospects Editor-in-Chief: Anton Civit
Deadline: 31 December 2022
Special Issue in Entropy
Foundational Perspectives on Causality in Large-Scale Brain Networks Guest Editor: Steven Bressler
Deadline: 25 January 2022
Special Issue in Entropy
The Philosophy of Quantum Physics Guest Editors: Arkady Plotnitsky, Gregg Jaeger
Deadline: 1 February 2022
Special Issue in Entropy
Aspects of Topological Entropy Guest Editors: Denis L. Blackmore, Raymond Addabbo
Deadline: 15 February 2022
Special Issue in Entropy
Information and Self-Organization II Guest Editors: Hermann Haken, Juval Portugali
Deadline: 28 February 2022
Topical Collection in Entropy
Social Sciences Collection Editor: Miguel A. Fuentes
Topical Collection in Entropy
Algorithmic Information Dynamics: A Computational Approach to Causality from Cells to Networks Collection Editors: Hector Zenil, Felipe Abrahão
Topical Collection in Entropy
Maximum Entropy and Its Applications Collection Editor: Dawn Holmes
Topical Collection in Entropy
Locality and Non-Locality, and Their Relation to Time Collection Editor: Gregg Jaeger
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