Systems is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on systems theory in practice, including fields such as systems engineering management, systems based project planning in urban settings, health systems, environmental management and complex social systems, published bimonthly online by MDPI. The International Society for the Systems Sciences (ISSS) is affiliated with Systems and its members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
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  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 16.9 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2021).
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Topic in Sustainability, Systems, AI, Digital, IoT
Toward the New Era of Sustainable Design, Manufacturing and Management Topic Editors: Yoshiki Shimomura, Shigeru Hosono
Deadline: 30 June 2022
Topic in AI, Applied Sciences, Data, Sensors, Systems
Methods for Data Labelling for Intelligent Systems Topic Editors: Emma Tonkin, Kristina Yordanova
Deadline: 31 January 2023
Topic in Applied Sciences, Brain Sciences, Electronics, Sensors, Systems
Human–Machine Interaction Topic Editors: Enrico Vezzetti, Andrea Luigi Guerra, Gabriele Baronio, Domenico Speranza, Luca Ulrich
Deadline: 31 March 2023
Topic in Electronics, Future Internet, Sensors, Systems, Telecom
Antennas Topic Editors: Naser Ojaroudi Parchin, Chan Hwang See, Raed A. Abd-Alhameed
Deadline: 31 May 2023
Special Issue in Systems
Digital Twin with Model Driven Systems Engineering Guest Editors: Thomas Clemen, Yanling Zhou, C. Donald Combs, Nobuyuki Ozaki, Thorsten Lammers
Deadline: 15 June 2022
Special Issue in Systems
Digital Transformation in Services Production Systems and Product Manufacturing Guest Editors: Ikpe Justice Akpan, Bamidele Adebisi, Murali S. Shanker
Deadline: 30 June 2022
Special Issue in Systems
Data Driven Decision-Making for Complex Production Systems Guest Editors: Zaoli Yang, Yuchen Li, Ibrahim Kucukkoc
Deadline: 20 July 2022
Special Issue in Systems
Research Trends on the Development of Integrated and Robust Social Development Management Systems Guest Editors: Jinan Fiaidhi, Aboul Ella Hassanien, Hye-jin Kim
Deadline: 31 July 2022
Topical Collection in Systems
System Dynamics Collection Editor: Vladimír Bureš
Topical Collection in Systems
Systems Engineering Collection Editor: Vladimír Bureš
Topical Collection in Systems
Collected papers from ISSS Collection Editors: Javier Calvo-Amodio, David Rousseau
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