Applied Materials Today is a multi-disciplinary, rapid-publication journal focused on cutting edge applications of novel materials.

New materials discoveries have led to exciting fundamental breakthroughs. Materials research is now moving towards the translation of these scientific properties and principles to applied technologies. Applied Materials Today covers all aspects of materials application, spanning chemistry, physics, engineering, and biology: publishing high impact articles on novel electronic, optical, mechanical, and energy devices, as well as medicine, the environment and the impact on society.

Part of the Materials Today family, Applied Materials Today offers authors rigorous peer review, rapid decisions, and high visibility. The editors welcome comprehensive articles, short communications and reviews on topics including but not limited to:

  • Two dimensional materials
  • Wearable electronics
  • 3D printing/Additive manufacturing
  • Materials for energy
  • Functional materials
  • Materials synthesis
  • Nanomaterials and nanotechnology
  • Biomaterials and nanomedicine
  • Ramifications on society
  • Health and environmental impact
  • Research commercialization
  • Fundamental principles with a view to specific applications
  • Editorial board


    • M. Pumera PhD
      University of Chemistry and Technology Prague Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Praha, Czech Republic

    Associate Editors

    • M Daturi
      University Hospital Centre Caen, Caen, France
    • S. Kar-Narayan
      University of Cambridge Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    • Y. Sun
      Temple University Department of Chemistry, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • C. Wu
      Shanghai Institute of Ceramics Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changning District, China

    Outreach Editors

    • M. Browne
      University of Chemistry and Technology Prague, Praha, Czech Republic
    • H. Wang
      China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou, China

    Editorial Board Members

    • K. Ariga PhD
      National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba-Shi, Japan
    • Z. Bao
      Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States
    • T. Bender
      University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    • X. Cao
      University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing, China
    • H.M. Cheng PhD
      Institute of Metal Research Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China
    • N. Cho
      Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Singapore
    • S. Cohen
      University of California San Diego Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, La Jolla, California, United States
    • S. Eigler
      Chalmers University of Technology Applied Chemistry, Gothenburg, Sweden
    • A. Escarpa
      University of Alcala de Henares, Alcalá de Henares, Spain
    • A.F. Facchetti
      Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States
    • L. Gang
      Ningbo Institute of Industrial Technology Chinese Academy of Sciences, Ningbo, China
    • J. Guan
      Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan, China
    • A. Hirsch
      Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    • J.X. Huang
      Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States
    • H. Imahori
      Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    • K. Kalantar-zadeh
      University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    • L. Kian Ping
      National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
    • K. Kostarelos
      The University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    • C. S. Lee PhD
      City University of Hong Kong Department of Biology and Chemistry, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    • Y.H. Lee
      Sungkyunkwan University Department of Physics, Suwon, Korea, Republic of
    • X.-Y. Ling
      Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Singapore
    • J. Liu PhD
      University of Surrey Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, Guildford, United Kingdom
    • J. Lou PhD
      Rice University Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering, Houston, Texas, United States
    • H. Luo
      New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
    • L. Mai
      Wuhan University of Technology School of Materials Science and Engineering, Wuhan, China
    • J. Mano PhD
      University of Aveiro Chemistry Department, Aveiro, Portugal
    • A. D. Mohite
      Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States
    • P. Neuzil
      Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xian, China
    • S. Pané i Vidal
      Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
    • H. Peng
      Peking University, Beijing, China
    • Z. Ren PhD
      University of Houston Department of Physics, Houston, Texas, United States
    • J.A. Rogers
      University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, United States
    • E. Saiz Gutierrez
      Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    • M. Terrones
      Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States
    • J. Wang
      University of California San Diego Department of Nanoengineering, San Diego, California, United States
    • J. Warner PhD
      University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States
    • A.S. Weiss PhD
      The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    • J. Yuan
      Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    • G. Yushin PhD
      Georgia Institute of Technology School of Materials Science and Engineering, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
    • R. Zboril
      Palacky University Olomouc, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    • H. Zhang
      Nanyang Technological University School of Materials Science and Engineering, Singapore, Singapore
    • X. Zhang PhD
      Wuhan University, Key Laboratory of Biomedical Polymer Materials of Ministry of Education, Wuhan, China
    • Z. Zhang
      Zhejiang University School of Materials Science and Engineering, Hangzhou, China