Quantum Beam Science — Open Access Journal

Quantum Beam Science (ISSN 2412-382X) is an international scientific peer-reviewed open access journal on research derived from beam line facilities and related techniques published quarterly online by MDPI. The first issue was released in June 2017.
  • Open Access - free for readers, free publication for well-prepared manuscripts submitted in 2018.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 28 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.7 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • 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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2 October 2018
MDPI Welcomes Plan S

Special Issues

Special Issue in QuBS
Synchrotron Imaging and Diffraction Characterization of Advanced Materials Guest Editors: Kai Chen, Nobumichi Tamura
Deadline: 31 October 2018
Special Issue in QuBS
Ion Beams in Biology and Medicine Guest Editor: Atushi Tanaka
Deadline: 29 March 2019
Special Issue in QuBS
Advanced synchrotron radiation as a quantum tool for exploring deep life sciences Guest Editor: Akinari Yokoya
Deadline: 30 September 2019

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in QuBS
Facilities Collection Editor: Klaus-Dieter Liss

Jobs in Research

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