Collections and calls for papers

Advanced Trends in Information Retrieval and Extraction

With cheaper internet facility and increased interest of people in social media, online purchasing, entertainment, online learning and streaming services etc., web has become primary and vital instrument of ...

  • Dr Surbhi Bhatia
  • Dr Gaurav Gupta
  • Dr Poonam Chaudhary
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
31 December 2022
Advancements in Security for Cyber Physical Systems

A cyber physical system (CPS) is defined as a blend of physical and computer components in which physical systems are monitored or controlled by computer-based algorithms with possibly humans in the loop. Wi...

  • Dr. Anand Nayyar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
01 March 2023
Advances in Artificial Intelligence and IoT Based Smart Converters for Intelligent Energy Systems

This Topical Collection focuses on the recent advancements in smart inverters with improved functionality using artificial intelligence technologies. Topics of interest for this special issue include, but ar...

  • Irfan Khan
  • Hasmat Malik
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Advances in reservoir description, modelling, and simulation

Oil and natural gas are the necessary energy for human life, and also have a significant impact on the world political and economic patterns. To exploit oil and gas resources stored in the underground reserv...

  • Dr. Yonghui Wu
  • Dr. Hao Xiong
  • Dr. Xiang Rao
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
31 December 2022
Applied Adhesion Science

Unfortunately, the SpringerOpen journal Applied Adhesion Science (AAS) founded in 2013 was unable to be sustained as a standalone journal. With this Topical Collection, we continue bringing the AAS’s value a...

  • Prof. Silvio de Barros
  • Dr. Sofia Teixeira de Freitas
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Chemistry (general)

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Open
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Chemistry: 3D printing: Emerging Flexible Electronics with Printing Techniques, Medical Applications

This topical collection accepts any novel articles that are based on printing techniques (for e.g. inkjet, gravour, flexo printing, 3D printing, etc.,) leading to any electronic applications (transistors, el...

  • Tessy Theres
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Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Advanced CO2 Utilization for Green Fuels and Chemicals Production

"The atmospheric concentration of CO2 among other greenhouse gases has significantly increased over the last few decades primarily due to the intensifying consumption of fossil fuels, clearing of agricultura...

  • Dai-Viet N. Vo
  • Sonil Nanda
  • Phuong Nguyen-Tri
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Advanced Materials: Synthesis, Characterization, Applications

This topical collection will cover the recent works on material synthesis, different characterization techniques and the application of these synthesized materials in different fields of chemistry.

  • Nastaran Ranjbar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Carbon Nanostructures: Properties and Applications

The discovery of carbon nanostructures has boosted developments in physics, electronics, optics, mechanics, biology and medicine since the 1990s. Due to extraordinary properties and differentiated carbon hyb...

  • Nastaran Ranjbar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Chemistry and Materials Science of Medical Devices in Toxicological Perspective

This topical collection is focused on the in-depth details of the chemistry of materials that are currently used in medical devices in the aspect of toxicological effects during clinical use, with reference ...

  • Prakash Srinivasan
  • Timiri Shanmugam
  • Pugazhenthan Thangaraju
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Chemistry: Chemistry and Sustainability

This topical collection focuses on the role of chemistry on meeting fundamental human needs while preserving Earth's life support systems.

  • Nastaran Ranjbar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Circular Economy, Waste Management and Recycling

This topical collection deals with strategies and novelties to reduce the use of raw materials, reuse and recycle the products and compounds. We are welcoming any articles which focuses on closed cycles, ren...

  • Nastaran Ranjbar
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Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: CO2 Reduction: The Quest for Electrocatalytic Materials

Rising levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) are of significant concern in modern society, as they lead to global warming and consequential environmental and societal changes. It is of importance to develop industr...

  • David Wakerley
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Environmental Chemistry

This interdisciplinary topical collection focuses on the articles reporting chemistry that helps us to understand our environment. This understanding will eventually help us to deal more friendly and respons...

  • Nastaran Ranjbar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Food Chemistry–Food Technology: Chemistry and Biochemistry of Foods and Food Processing

This topical collection deals with the articles relating to major and minor compounds of food, food additives, contaminations and constituents as well as food technologies and nanotechnologies, food packagin...

  • Nastaran Ranjbar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Frontiers in Materials from Basic Science to Real-Time Applications

Catalysis/Photocatalysis/Electrocatalysis/Photoelectro-catalysis; Materials for energy production/conversion/storage; Materials for biomedical applications; Materials syntheses and characterizations strategi...

  • Sakar Mohan
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Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Industrial Chemistry

In this topical collection, we are looking for the articles concerned with the transformation of matter into useful materials in high scale or the potential for high scaling. Any development in the industria...

  • Nastaran Ranjbar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Pharmaceutical, Medical, Medicinal and Clinical Chemistry

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  • Nastaran Ranjbar
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Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Chemistry: Polymer, Zeolite, Nanocomposites: Synthesis, Characterization, Application

This topical collection will cover the recent works on polymer synthesis, different characterization techniques and the application of these synthesized polymers in different fields of chemistry.

  • Nastaran Ranjbar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Earth and Environmental Sciences (general)

The Earth and Environmental Sciences section of SN Applied Sciences aims to publish relevant articles and case studies within Earth and Environmental System Sciences. We welcome disciplinary papers from the ...

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Open
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Ongoing
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Earth and Environmental Sciences: Achieving the Paris Climate Agreement Goals

This topical collection encourages submission of research manuscripts; review article, case studies, research letters as well as short communications related to pathways to achieve the goal set in the Paris ...

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Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
31 December 2022
Articles available
Earth and Environmental Sciences: Advances in Urban Global Environmental Challenges

This topical collection will publish research within the realm of urban environmental problems that aims to enhance the knowledge of the scientific community but also provide valuable information that can be...

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Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Earth and Environmental Sciences: Air Quality, Emissions Inventory, Monitoring and Modelling

High concentrations of air pollutants pose a major risk to human health and the ecosystem. To curb these effects it is imperative to develop adequate emissions inventory of air pollutant to support air quali...

  • Dr. Saroj Kumar Sahu
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
31 December 2022
Articles available
Earth and Environmental Sciences: Bioremediation: Recent Developments and Future Perspectives

Soil and water pollution throughout the globe are increasing at rapid rate, posing serious threat for ecosystem. There is strong need to find ways to control this pollution rate and one of the ecofriendly ap...

  • Anket Sharma
  • Ali El-Naggar
  • Tushar C. Sarker
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Earth and Environmental Sciences: Global Challenges in Industrial Wastewater Treatment & Pollution Control

Industrial wastewater treatment has changed over the last twenty-five years, transforming from designing treatment technologies for suitable discharge into nature water bodies, using techniques such as conve...

  • Shah Maulin P
  • Susana Rodriguez Couto
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
31 December 2022
Earth and Environmental Sciences: Groundwater Management: Sustainability, Environment and Hydrogeoethics

This TC encourages submission of manuscripts focused on the interrelated fields of hydrogeology, groundwater science and engineering, water management, environmental law and hydrogeoethics. We welcome origin...

  • Manuel Abrunhosa
  • Rute Saraiva
  • María Feliciana Fernández-García
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
01 November 2022
Articles available
Earth and Environmental Sciences: Hydro-climatic Changes, Associated Impacts on Water Resources and Crop Production

This topical collection encourages submission of research manuscripts; review article, case studies, research letters as well as short communications related to hydro-climatic changes and how these changes a...

  • Terence Epule Epule
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Earth and Environmental Sciences: Plant Responses to Changing Environment

Plants are continuously exposed to challenging environment conditions like heavy metals, CO2, acid rain, pesticides, salinity, temperature, UV exposure, drought, light stress, air pollution etc. However, pla...

  • Anket Sharma
  • Marco Landi
  • Vinod Kumar
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Earth and Environmental Sciences: Terrestrial, Aquatic and Marine Ecosystems Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution is one of the challenging global problems posing a great threat to terrestrial, aquatic and marine ecosystems. This topical collection encourages submission of research manuscripts; review ...

  • Chris Poole
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
31 December 2022
Emerging topics in acoustic and mechanical metamaterials

This collection is aimed at highlighting works showcased at the EUROMECH colloquium on Emergent topics in acoustic and mechanical metamaterials held on 25th-26th April in the beautiful city Castelló de la Pl...

  • Prof. dr. Daniel Torrent
  • Dr. Anastasiia O. Krushynska
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
31 December 2022
Engineering (general)

The Engineering section provides a forum for various sub-disciplines of Engineering Technology. The section covers contributions on a broad aspect of experimental, numerical and theoretical research and its ...

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Open
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Ongoing
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Engineering: 5G Networks, Data Traffic, Photonics and Remote Transmissions

This Topical Collection is dedicated to highlight the recent advancements in 5G Networks, Data Traffic, Photonics Engineering and Remote Data Transmission Technologies. 5G Networks is a hot topic of research...

  • Dr. Ankan Bhattacharya
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Engineering: Adaptive Model, Mesh and Resolution Techniques for Computationally-Demanding Problems in Simulation-Based Engineering

Techniques of simulation-based engineering are employed on a daily basis in the industry to solve complex multiphysics problems. Nowadays, the challenge for the scientific and engineering community is repres...

  • Enrique Nadal Soriano
  • Matteo Giacomini
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Applied Mechanics and Materials Engineering (AMME)

Applied Mechanics and Materials Engineering (AMME) collection aims to publish high quality papers in mechanics of materials, fracture mechanics, damage mechanics, fatigue of material, numerical modeling in e...

  • Magd Abdel Wahab
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Blockchain Technology, Smart Contracts and Industry Applications

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  • Prof. Saad Motahhir
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Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Engineering: Combining Numerical Computation and Geometric Modelling

"Numerical computation is nowadays a crucial element of using effective algorithms for geometric modelling. There are many disciplines of science, where the geometrical models are the base for research. The ...

  • Michal Nowak
  • Francesco dell'Isola
  • Jean-François Ganghoffer
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Communications Systems: Transceivers, Radars, SDR, Networking, Telecommunications, Broadcasting

This TC welcomes submissions in three broad areas of Communications Engineering: design, computational and applications. A typical communications system consists of a sensor, sensor-array, antenna or antenna...

  • Professor Samarendra Nath Sur
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Computational Biomechanics

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  • Mariusz Ptak
  • Ricardo Alves de Sousa
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Engineering: Computational Multiscale Modelling and Analysis in Engineering and Mechanics

The collection Computational Multiscale modelling and analysis in engineering and mechanics covers the fields of multiscale modelling of complex materials with computational approaches. This collection focus...

  • Julien Yvonnet
  • Marc Geers
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
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Engineering: Cyber Security, Digital Forensics and Resilience

In recent year there is a tremendous increase of Cyber-attacks targeting every aspect of our life. With cyber attackers and cyber-attacks becoming more creative and technologically sophisticated, an importan...

  • Nicholas Kolokotronis
  • Emanuele Bellini
  • Stavros Shiaeles
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Digital Image Processing

In recent years, the technologies and methodologies related to 3D modeling, computer graphics, multimedia, imaging processing and video processing have been widely implemented in the computer vision field. T...

  • Dr. Sajid Ali Khan
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Distributed Mobile Robotic Systems

Goal: This topical collection looks for original articles and short communications focusing on the latest theoretical and experimental advances in design, analysis, and application of distributed multi-robot...

  • Guillaume Sartoretti
  • Heiko Hamann
  • Giovanni Beltrame
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Electromagnetics: Antennas, Sensors, Fields, Waves, Numerical Techniques, EMC

This TC welcomes submissions in three broad areas of Electromagnetics: design, numerical techniques and applications. Sensor or antenna design includes single or phased-array analysis and development. Wide-b...

  • Professor Dr. Mehrdad Ahmadi Kamarposhti
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Industry 4.0, IoT solutions and Smart Industries

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  • Mohammad Khosravi
  • Varun Menon
  • Isak Karabegovic
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Information Science: Informatics, Informetrics, Scientometrics and Altmetrics

This collection is a venue for publishing high-quality research and review articles as well as letters to editor in all aspects of information science: Informatics: includes web technologies and mining techn...

  • Mohammad Khosravi
  • Varun Menon
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Limit States Analysis and Design of Structures and Materials

A major concern in engineering design is whether a structure or a machine component can carry the applied loads and with which safety margin, or whether it will become unserviceable due to collapse or excess...

  • K.V. Spiliopoulos
  • D. Weichert
  • A.R.S. Ponter, Emeritus Professor, University of Leicester, UK
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Machine Learning towards Intelligent Edge Computing

Edge computing has grown exponentially over the years and is expected to grow at an even faster pace. It became a fundamental part of organizations today because of the benefits it offers in the fields of In...

  • Surbhi Bhatia
  • Parul Gandhi
  • Mohammad Tabrez Quasim
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
31 December 2022
Articles available
Engineering: Mechanical Design in Industrial Applications

The Topical Collection “Mechanical Design in industrial applications” aims to publish papers whose nature comprise a strong and balanced relationship between theory, mechanical design and practical engineeri...

  • Hugo Miguel Andrade Lopes Figueiredo Da Silva
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available
Engineering: Mechanical Engineering: Design, Computational, Applications

This TC welcomes submissions in three broad areas of Mechanical Engineering: Design, computational and applications. Design is related to structures and composites, applied mechanics, fracture mechanics, mat...

  • Dr. Murat Kadir Yesilyurt
Submission status
Open
Submission deadline
Ongoing
Articles available