About Urban Science

Aims

Urban Science (ISSN 2413-8851) is an international, scientific, peer-reviewed, open access journal that provides an advanced forum for the exchange of ideas, methods, and information concerning life in urban areas. It publishes high-quality original articles, reviews, research notes, short communications, etc.

The primary aim of this journal is to encourage scientists to publish their theoretical and empirical research relating to urban development, planning, expansion, living conditions and well-being, and sustainability. Therefore, the journal has no restrictions on the length of manuscripts, provided that the text is concise and comprehensive. Full experimental details must be provided in order for the results to be reproduced.

Scope

  • Urban mobility
  • Urban planning
  • Land use
  • Urban resilience
  • Urban climate and heat islands
  • Urban housing
  • Urban environment
  • Urbanization
  • Pollution in urban areas
  • Waste management
  • Sustainable cities
  • Urban economy and circular economy
  • Urban energy solutions and transitions
  • Urban art
  • Urban Agenda

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

MDPI is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications.

Book Reviews

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Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Urban Science will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2024 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

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