Smart Cities

Smart Cities is an international, scientific, peer-reviewed, open access journal on the science and technology of smart cities, 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 ScopusESCI (Web of Science), InspecAGRIS, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: CiteScore - Q1 (Urban Studies)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 14.9 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.6 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2022).
  • 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 Infrastructures, Smart Cities, Sustainability, Urban Science, Water
Resilience of Interdependent Urban Systems Topic Editors: Robert Sitzenfrei, Enrico Creaco, Kegong Diao, Christos Makropoulos, Ali Haghighi
Deadline: 30 November 2022
Topic in Energies, Mathematics, Smart Cities, Designs, Clean Technol.
Multi-Energy Systems Topic Editors: Zbigniew Leonowicz, Arsalan Najafi, Michał Jasiński
Deadline: 10 December 2022
Topic in Remote Sensing, Sensors, Geomatics, Smart Cities, Vehicles
Information Sensing Technology for Intelligent/Driverless Vehicle Topic Editors: Shiyang Tang, Zhanye Chen, Yan Huang, Ping Guo
Deadline: 31 December 2022
Topic in Geosciences, Land, Remote Sensing, Smart Cities, Sustainability
Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics for Sustainability and Resilience Topic Editors: Isam Shahrour, Marwan Alheib, Wesam AlMadhoun, Hanbing Bian, Anna Brdulak, Weizhong Chen, Fadi Comair, Carlo Giglio, Zhongqiang Liu, Yacoub Najjar, Subhi Qahawish, Jingfeng Wang, Xiongyao Xie
Deadline: 15 March 2023
Special Issue in Smart Cities
Challenges and Opportunities in Electromobility Guest Editor: Robert Basmadjian
Deadline: 31 December 2022
Special Issue in Smart Cities
The Convergence of 5G and IoT in a Smart City Context Guest Editors: Javier Prieto, Roberto Casado Vara
Deadline: 16 January 2023
Special Issue in Smart Cities
Blockchain for Next-Generation Internet of Things Applications Guest Editors: Miguel Pincheira, Massimo Vecchio
Deadline: 31 January 2023
Special Issue in Smart Cities
Smart Cities—Digital Twins, Geospatial Analyses, and the Role of Location-Based Services Guest Editors: Dariusz Gotlib, Georg Gartner, Tumasch Reichenbacher
Deadline: 21 February 2023
Topical Collection in Smart Cities
Digital Twins for Smart Cities Collection Editors: Songnian Li, Zhen Chen
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