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Journal of the month - May 2016 - Nanoscale Horizons

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Nanoscale Horizons is the newest member of the flagship Horizons journals published by the Royal Society of Chemistry. It is a premier journal publishing first reports of exceptional significance across the breadth of nanoscience and nanotechnology research.

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Nanoscale Horizons is the newest member of the flagship Horizons journals published by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Nanoscale Horizons is a premier journal publishing first reports of exceptional significance across the breadth of nanoscience and nanotechnology research. Nanoscience is the study of materials and structures on the scale of nanometres; one nanometre is one millionth of a millimetre, to help explain this, the width of a human hair is approximately 50,000 nanometres. Scientists are interested in nanoparticles as their properties can vary a substantial amount when compared to the equivalent bulk material. For example, the nanoparticles in a chunk of gold are actually red in colour.

Nanoscale Horizons is an innovative, community-focused, dynamic journal guided by world-renowned editorial board members. The journal features cutting-edge community-spanning research that bridges the sciences. For publication in Nanoscale Horizons, papers must be of exceptional significance, quality and interest to the broad international nanoscience and nanotechnology community.

Nanoscale Horizons is published once every 2 months, with only 6 issues a year. It does not currently have an impact factor as the first issue was published in January 2016, it shall receive its first partial impact factor in the summer of 2017.

Chair
Harold Craighead, Cornell University, USA

Scientific editors
Dirk Guldi, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Xiaodong Chen, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Editorial board members
Lifeng Chi, Soochow University, China and University of Münster, Germany
Jang-Kyo Kim, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Stefan Maier, Imperial College London, UK
Michael Sailor, University of California, San Diego, USA
Hanadi Sleiman, McGill University, Canada
Zhiyong Tang, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, China
Sarah Tolbert, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Editorial office
Fiona McKenzie, Executive Editor
Simon Neil, Deputy Editor
Abigail Hallowes, Development Editor
Gisela Scott, Editorial Production Manager
Jeremy Allen, Publishing Editor
Ann Bergin, Publishing Editor
Rebecca Campbell, Publishing Editor
Colin King, Publishing Editor
Lynn Murphy, Publishing Editor
Helen Thomas, Publishing Editor
James Tipper, Publishing Editor
Aurora Walshe, Publishing Editor
Dannielle Whittaker, Publishing Editor
Fangjie Chen, Publishing Administrator Coordinator
Linda Chen, Publishing Administrator
Ying Liu, Publishing Administrator

Email: nanoscalehorizons-rsc@rsc.org
 

 

 

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Nanoscale Horizons is a Royal Society of Chemistry journal and a featured journal of the month. The journal of the month series showcases the high impact and globally renowned publishing work we do, whilst giving you an insight into our journals and the content they cover. View the full journal of the month collection on Learn Chemistry to see the current and previous journal of the month issues.

The articles featured in this resource are free to access, as Nanoscale Horizons is a new journal.