Materials Letters: X
Materials Letters: X

The journal Materials Letters: X will be publishing selected works presented at the conference: MATERIAIS 2019, XIX Congresso da Sociedade Portuguesa de Materiais and X International Symposium on Materials.

We open the Special Issue for contributions on “Materials for a Better Life”, outside this conference, therefore we invite researchers working in this field to submit their manuscripts. The submission portal for contributions is opened at: When submitting, please choose the article type “VSI: Materiais 2019”.

Important: during submission, choose for Materials Letters: X, which is the Open Access mirror journal of Materials Letters. It is mandatory in the cover letter to mention whether the work was presented at the “Materiais 2019 Conference”, or it is a regular submission for this Special Issue.

Submissions due by: 30-Jul-19

Expected issue publication2020

The Special issue “Materials for a Better Life” will gather selected works presented at this International Symposium which covers all materials areas, namely Functional Materials, Structural Materials and Materials Processing, Characterization and Modelling. This special issue of Materials Letters X aims to collect relevant works presented at the Symposium from different areas of Materials Science and Engineering.

Queries about the special issue can be sent to: Ms. Sara Oliveira (; Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini (

For more information please visit the journal homepage here