Materials Today is proud to introduce Materials Today: Proceedings. A new journal specializing in the publication of conference proceedings.

Materials Today: Proceedings provides the materials science community with a fast and flexible route to the publication of research presented at leading scientific conferences spanning the field of materials science, technology and engineering. Conference proceedings are only accepted for publication in Materials Today: Proceedings after a full assessment from the Materials Today editorial team. All papers must be original, and peer-review is mandatory.

What can Materials Today: Proceedings offer authors and conference organizers?

Accepted proceedings are published on ScienceDirect; organizers are also welcome to order optional print issues, CDs and USBs. Organizers and individual orders are also welcome to order small volumes of print issues via the Elsevier Webshop. There is no limit to the amount of papers an issue can contain.

Supported by the journal Editor, organizers are fully credited with their issue and are responsible for quality control, the review process and the content of individual conference papers.

Templates (both Latex and Word) are provided to assist in the publication and the final online papers contain linked references, XML versions and DOI numbers.

Is the journal open access?

The journal offers full open access, hybrid open access and traditional subscription-based publishing options. The cost for bothopen access issues and open access articles is set set at $150 per paper.

If you are a conference organiser interested in publishing conference proceedings in the journal, please complete the proposal template available from here and email:

Dr. Stewart Bland
Publisher: Materials Today, Materials Today: Proceedings

Indexed in Scopus (Elsevier) and the CPCI (Thomson Reuters, Web of Science)

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Editorial board


  • S. Bland
    Elsevier Ltd Kidlington Corporate Office, Kidlington, United Kingdom