Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Materials Science Research is published quarterly in both print and online versions. The scope of Journal of Materials Science Research includes the following fields:

  • Composite materials
  • Ceramics
  • Carbon
  • Glass
  • Metals
  • Nanomaterials
  • Polymers
  • Refractory
  • Semiconductors
  • Thin films
  • Biomaterials
  • Functionally graded materials
Authors are encouraged to submit complete, unpublished, original, and full-length articles that are not under review in any other journals.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.


Publication Frequency

2012-2016 Quarterly, published in January, April, July and October


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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