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Welcome to Materials Theory

Materials Theory publishes in all areas of theoretical materials science and related computational methods. Editor-in-Chief Anter El-Azab explains the idea behind the journal in his inaugural Editorial.

Call for Papers: Quantum Computing for Materials Simulation

Materials Theory welcomes submissions to its new collection on quantum computing simulations, guest edited by Eric Bylaska and Karol Kowalski of PNNL.


Annual Journal Metrics

  • Speed
    43 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
    43 days to first decision for all manuscripts
    152 days from submission to acceptance
    16 days from acceptance to publication