Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220; CODEN: SENSC9) is the leading international peer-reviewed open access journal on the science and technology of sensors. Sensors is published semi-monthly online by MDPI. The Polish Society of Applied Electromagnetics (PTZE) and Japan Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (JSPRS) are affiliated with Sensors and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
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  • CiteScore (2019 Scopus data): 5.0; ranked 17/129 (Q1) in 'Physics and Astronomy: Instrumentation' and 147/670 (Q1) in 'Electrical and Electronic Engineering' and 70/300 (Q1) in 'Computer Science: Information Systems'.
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  • Sections: published in 19 topical sections.
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Impact Factor: 3.275 (2019) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 3.427 (2019)

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