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Materials Today Advances is a multi-disciplinary, open access journal covering the full breadth of materials science and engineering.

Materials Today Advances aims to connect different communities within materials science, highlighting studies that make a significant impact to the field. The journal covers all aspects of materials science and related disciplines, including fundamental and applied research, with a focus on studies with broad impact that can cross traditional subject boundaries. The journal welcomes the submissions of articles at the forefront of materials science, advancing the field.

Part of the Materials Today family, Materials Today Advances 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:

• Low dimensional materials
• Functional materials
• Characterization techniques
• Synthesis and processing
• Energy applications
• Biomaterials
• Biomedical applications
• Bioinspired materials
• Soft materials

Editorial board

Editor in Chief

  • Professor Jamie Warner PhD
    University of Oxford Department of Materials, Oxford, United Kingdom

Managing Editor

  • Dr. Zdravka Dragnevska PhD
    Freelance Managing Editor, Oxford

Editorial Board Members

  • Professor Yoshio Bando PhD
    National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba-Shi, Japan
  • Professor Julie Cairney PhD
    The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
  • Professor Wallace Choy PhD
    University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  • Professor Wenguo Cui PhD
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine Shanghai Institute of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Shanghai, China
  • Professor Jürgen Eckert PhD
    University of Mining, Leoben, Austria
  • Professor Hongjin Fan PhD
    Nanyang Technological University School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences Division of Physics and Applied Physics, Singapore, Singapore
  • Professor Jeff Grossman PhD
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
  • Professor Alex Jen PhD
    City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • Professor Andrei N. Khlobystov PhD
    University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Professor Soo Young Kim PhD
    Chung-Ang University Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Seoul, Korea, Democratic People's Republic of
  • Professor Ryo Kitaura PhD
    Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
  • Professor Rudy Konings PhD
    European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC), Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Professor Alexander Korsunsky PhD
    University of Oxford Department of Engineering Science, Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Professor Chun-Sing Lee PhD
    City University of Hong Kong Department of Biology and Chemistry, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • Professor Jinghong Li PhD
    Tsinghua University Department of Chemistry, Beijing, China
  • Professor Jian Liu PhD
    University of Surrey Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, Guildford, United Kingdom
  • Professor Jun Lou PhD
    Rice University, Dept. of Materials Science and NanoEngineering, Houston, Texas, United States
  • Professor João Mano PhD
    University of Aveiro Chemistry Department, Aveiro, Portugal
  • Professor Thomas Nann PhD
    The University of Newcastle School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
  • Professor Martin Pumera PhD
    University of Chemistry and Technology, Dept. of Inorganic Chemistry, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Professor Wencai Ren PhD
    Institute of Metal Research Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, China
  • Professor Zhifeng Ren PhD
    University of Houston Department of Physics, Houston, Texas, United States
  • Professor Junwang (John) Tang PhD
    University College London Department of Chemical Engineering, London, United Kingdom
  • Professor Krystyn Van Vliet PhD
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
  • Professor Zhixiang Wei PhD
    National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, Beijing, China
  • Professor Fang Xie PhD
    Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
  • Professor Yong Yang PhD
    City University of Hong Kong Department of Mechanical Engineering & Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Hong Kong, China
  • Professor Gleb Yushin PhD
    Georgia Institute of Technology School of Materials Science and Engineering, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
  • Professor Xian-Zheng Zhang PhD
    Wuhan University, Key Laboratory of Biomedical Polymers of Ministry of Education & Department of Chemistry, Wuhan, China
  • Professor Ze Zhang PhD
    Zhejiang University School of Materials Science and Engineering, Hangzhou, China