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Journal of Materials Chemistry A

High impact applications, properties and synthesis of exciting new materials for energy and sustainability



About Journal of Materials Chemistry A


Journal of Materials Chemistry A is a weekly journal in the materials field. The journal is interdisciplinary, publishing work of international significance on all aspects of materials chemistry related to energy and sustainability, including (but not limited to):

  • Materials for energy storage and conversion: eg fuel cells, photovoltaics, hydrogen storage, batteries, photocatalysis 
  • Materials for sustainability: eg green materials, materials for catalysis, carbon capture, carbon dioxide conversion, materials free from scarce natural resources 
  • Materials for living: eg materials for sensing, self-healing materials, self-cleaning materials, materials for water treatment         

Journal of Materials Chemistry A publishes original research that demonstrates novelty and advance, either in the chemistry used to produce materials or in the properties/applications of the materials produced. Work submitted that is outside of these criteria will not usually be considered for publication.

Key features:   

  • Fast times to publication 
  • Article Types:
    • Reviews-type articles:  Applications, Highlights and Reviews
    • Communications
    • Full Papers  
    • Comments     
  • Promotion of outstanding work:  Hot articles are featured on the journal blog 
  • International Editorial and Advisory boards, authorship and readership
  • Part of the Journal of Materials Chemistry journal family, which also includes:
    • Journal of Materials Chemistry B: Materials for biology and medicine 

    • Journal of Materials Chemistry C: Materials for optical, magnetic and electronic devices

Readership: Journal of Materials Chemistry A  is a core journal for academic and industrial scientists involved in materials research 

Submission: Please submit articles via the web submission and peer review system. If you have any questions about your submission, please contact the Editorial Office. 


Journal of Materials Chemistry A Editorial Board

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Journal of Materials Chemistry A

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Journal of Materials Chemistry Blog

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