Gels — Open Access Journal

Gels (ISSN 2310-2861; CODEN: GELSAZ) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal on physical and chemical gels. Gels is published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Covered by the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) in Web of Science and by Polymer Library; to be indexed in Scopus from Vol. 5 (2019). Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 17.6 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2019).
  • 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.
  • Testimonials: See what our authors say about the Gels.
Add your e-mail address to receive forthcoming issues of this journal:
Special Issue in Gels
New Era in the Volume Phase Transition of Gels Guest Editors: Masayuki Tokita, Masahiko Annaka, Gerald S. Manning
Deadline: 31 May 2020
Special Issue in Gels
Aerogels 2020 Guest Editors: Francoise Quignard, Nathalie Tanchoux
Deadline: 30 June 2020
Special Issue in Gels
Collagen-Based Hydrogels Guest Editor: Daniela Duarte Campos
Deadline: 31 July 2020
Special Issue in Gels
Cryogelation and Cryogels 2.0 Guest Editor: Pavel Gurikov
Deadline: 31 August 2020
Back to TopTop