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Editor-in-Chief: Professor Andras Kis (Switzerland)
npj 2D Materials and Applications publishes papers on the fundamental behavior, synthesis, properties and applications of existing and emerging 2D materials. By selecting papers with the potential for impact, the journal aims to facilitate the transfer of the research of 2D materials into wide-ranging applications. Learn More »
Editors-in-Chief: Professor Long-Qing Chen (USA) | Professor Lidong Chen (China)
npj Computational Materials is dedicated to publishing original results, review articles, and editorials on materials by design and integrated computational and experimental materials research. Learn More »
Editors-in-Chief: Professor Donal Bradley (UK) | Professor Huang Wei (China)
npj Flexible Electronics publishes high-quality papers related to flexible electronic systems, including plastic electronics and emerging materials, new device design and fabrication technologies, and applications. The journal supports fundamental studies that improve understanding of the science relevant for flexible, stretchable and conformable devices, and research that aims to achieve new technologies that might lead to low-cost flexible devices with advanced functionality. Learn More »
Editors-in-Chief: Professor Nick Birbilis (Australia) | Dr. Stéphane Gin (France)
npj Materials Degradation aims to publish the finest peer-reviewed original papers, review articles and short communications describing basic and applied research discoveries in the area of corrosion (degradation) and protection of metallic and non-metallic materials. The journal is particularly interested in breakthrough studies that provide new insights into corrosion (degradation) mechanisms, advanced protection technologies, environmental stability/durability of advanced materials, and corrosion (degradation) issues in emerging applications. Learn More »
Editor-in-Chief: Professor Michelle Simmons (Australia)
npj Quantum Information spans across all relevant disciplines, fields, approaches and levels and so considers outstanding work ranging from fundamental research to applications and technologies. The journal aims to develop and encourage the global exchange of ideas between physicists, computer scientists, material scientists, engineers, mathematicians and other researchers who are active at the frontiers of this diverse field. Learn More »
Editors-in-Chief: Professor Steven Kivelson (USA) | Professor Sang-Wook Cheong (USA)
npj Quantum Materials offers broad coverage of quantum materials and their fundamental properties, fabrication and applications. Research areas specifically covered in the journal include superconductivity and superconducting materials, correlated electronic physics and materials, topological quantum physics and materials, other correlated systems, and quantum phenomena in advanced energy materials. Learn More »