The aim of this international journal is to analyse and publicise the progress and current state of knowledge in the field of organic coatings and related materials. The Editors and the Editorial Board members will solicit both review and research papers from academic and industrial scientists who are actively engaged in research and development or, in the case of review papers, have extensive experience in the subject to be reviewed. Unsolicited manuscripts will be accepted if they meet the journal's requirements. The journal publishes papers dealing with such subjects as:

• Chemical, physical and technological properties of organic coatings and related materials

• Problems and methods of preparation, manufacture and application of these materials

• Performance, testing and analysis.

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Editorial board


  • Mats Johansson
    Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden


  • Marcel Piens
    Coatings Research Institute, Chemin du Moulin 34, B-1380, Limelette, Belgium
  • A. Simoes
    University of Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Limin Wu
    Fudan University Department of Material Science, 200433, Shanghai, China
  • Xavier Allonas
    Laboratory of Macromolecular Photochemistry and Engineering, 3b rue Alfred Werner, 68100, Mulhouse, France

Founding Editor

  • Werner Funke
    Stuttgart, Germany

Editorial Board

  • Karl Adamsons
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Adler
    Dresden, Germany
  • Almeida
    Lumiar, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Croll
    Fargo, North Dakota, United States
  • Kazimierz Darowicki
    Gdansk, Poland
  • Ray Dickie
    Efland,, North Carolina, United States
  • Catarina Esteves
    Eindhoven, Netherlands
  • Lorenzo Fedrizzi
    Trento, Italy
  • Charles Hansen
    Hørsholm, Denmark
  • L. Hill
    Wilbraham, Massachusetts, USA
  • Michael Hilt
    Stuttgart, Germany
  • Ishikura
    Osaka, Japan
  • Toshikatsu Kobayashi
  • Laven
    Eindhoven, Netherlands
  • Stuart Lyon
    Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Vinod Malshe
    Mumbai, India
  • Manson
    Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Aaron Neufeld
    Port Kembla, Australia
  • Vadim Ogarev
    Moscow, Russian Federation
  • Osterhold
    Wuppertal, Germany
  • P. Pierce
    Monroeville, Pennsylvania, USA
  • T. Provder Ph.D.
    Solon, Ohio, USA
  • Raju
    Hyderabad, India
  • Dan Rich
    Carlstadt,, New Jersey, United States
  • Wenfang Shi
    Hefei, China
  • Snuparek
    Pardubice, Czech Republic
  • V. Verkholantsev
    Karmiel, Israel
  • Dean Webster
    Fargo, North Dakota, United States

Honorary Editorial Board

  • Fink-Jensen
  • Kodama
    Yawata Hiratsuka, Japan
  • Ju Kumanotani
    Sendai, Japan
  • Ueki
    Kokubunji-Shi, Japan
  • Yaseen
    Hyderabad, India