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Microwave Processing


Emerging Science

Open Access

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    The use of electromagnetic fields in industrial, biomedical and communication scenarios is becoming increasingly popular, due to advantages in terms of energy efficiency, performance and features not achievable with other techniques. In this sense, Microwave Processing is focused in delivering advances and trends in the application and uses of electromagnetic fields within the microwave and millimeter wave range employed in a broad range of uses. Research results and development in heating techniques, material processes, material characterization, measurement setups, biological interaction and signal processing applications are within the scope of the journal. Work in progress in device modelling and implementation, measurement setup, spectral characterization and system level design are also welcome.

    Aims and Scope

    Why subscribe and read 

    The scope of Microwave Processing is focused in the application, use and characterization of electromagnetic fields within the microwave and millimeter wave range. The topics include:

    • Microwave/RF material processing
    • Material characterization
    • Measurement and calibration techniques
    • Characterization of Biological Materials
    • Microwave and Millimeter Wave Sensing Technology and Systems
    • Microwave and Millimeter wave supported signal processing systems and techniques

    Why submit 

    Microwave Processing aims to be a highly specialized journal, focused on the challenges and applications in the field of high frequency processing techniques and systems, becoming a rendezvous for scientist and engineers in the field.


    Submission of Manuscripts

    Instructions for Authors


    Manuscripts should be submitted to the journal via e-mail at MICP.editorial@degruyteropen.com

    Manuscript submitted to this journal should:

    • contain original work - not published elsewhere in any medium (in the whole or in part) by the authors or anyone else and not under consideration for publication in any other medium;
    • focus on the aims and scope of the journal;
    • be clearly and correctly written - should contain all essential features of a scientific publication that is easy to understand for the target audience;
    • written in English - attention to detail of the language will avoid severe misunderstandings which might lead to rejection of the paper;
    • be delivered in electronic format.

    The journal publishes:

    • Research Articles
    • Communications and Rapid Communications
    • Reviews and Mini-Reviews
    • Vision Papers
    • Letters to the Editor and Amendments

    Cover Letter
    It is important that authors include a cover letter with their manuscript. Please explain why you consider your manuscript as suitable for publication in the journal, why will your paper inspire the other members of your field, and how will it drive research forward.

    The letter should contain all important details such as:

    • your full name (submitted by)
    • full title of article and short title
    • full list of authors with affiliations
    • e-mail of the corresponding author
    • contact address, telephone/fax numbers of the corresponding author
    • number of attached files, if there is more than one
    • status: new, reviewed or accepted (with reference ID if reviewed or accepted)

    Cover letter should explicitly state that the manuscript (or one with substantially the same content, by any of the authors) has not been previously published in any language anywhere and that it is not under simultaneous consideration or in press by another journal. If related work has been submitted, then we may require a preprint to be made available. Reviewers will be asked to comment on the overlap between the related submissions.

    Manuscripts that have been previously rejected, or withdrawn after being returned for modification, may be resubmitted if the major criticisms have been addressed. The cover letter must state that the manuscript is a resubmission, and the former manuscript number should be provided.

    Conflict of interest declaration
    To ensure fair and objective decision-making, authors must declare any associations that pose a conflict of interest in connection with evaluated manuscripts (see Editorial Policy for details). Authors are encouraged to fill in the ICMJE Conflicts of Interest Form (available here) and send it in the electronic format to the Journal Editor.

    Open Access License
    Authors have to sign an Open Access License that is available on the journal webpage. We encourage the authors to send the signed license along with the manuscript. Please note, that no article will be published unless the Open Access License is signed.

    Formatting Requirements
    Our contributors are asked to make sure their submissions comply with rules governing the formatting. Although the journal can provide limited technical support, it is ultimately the responsibility of the author to deliver a properly formatted electronic version of the article.

    We accept submission of text, tables and figures as separate files or as a composite file. For your initial submission, we recommend you upload your entire manuscript, including tables and figures, as a single PDF file. If you are invited to submit a revised manuscript, please provide us with individual files: an editable text and publication-quality figures.

    • Text files can be submitted in the following formats: MS Word - standard DOCUMENT (.DOC) or RICH TEXT FORMAT (.RTF); PDF (not applicable for re-submitted or accepted manuscripts, see below)
    • Tables should be submitted as MS Word or PDF (not applicable for re-submitted or accepted manuscripts, see below). Please note that a straight Excel file is not an acceptable format
    • Graphics files can be submitted in any of the following graphic formats: EPS; BMP; JPG; TIFF; GIF or PDF. Please note that Powerpoint files are not accepted

    Post acceptance, text files of the revised manuscript and tables are required for use in the production.

    Any articles that have been prepared in LaTeX will be accepted for review, but only in PDF format. Post acceptance, text files of the revised manuscript and tables are required for use in the production. Authors are encouraged to use De Gruyter Open LaTeX template file.

    Authors should clearly indicate location of tables and figures in the text if these elements are given separately or at the end of the manuscript. If this information is not provided to the editorial office, we will assume that they should be left at the end of the text.

    For further instructions, please carefully follow the guidelines described in Instructions for Authors.

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    Editorial Information

    Journal Editor
    Francisco Falcone, Universidad Publica de Navarra, Spain

    Associate Editor
    Miguel Navarro-Cia, Imperial College London, UK

    Editorial Advisory Board
    Ana Alejos, University of Vigo, Spain
    Shah Nawaz Burokur, Centre Scientifique d'Orsay, France
    Muhammad Dawood, New Mexico State University, USA
    Mohamed Essaaidi, ENSIAS (Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Informatique et d'Analyse des Systèmes), Morocco
    Peter Knott, Fraunhofer Institute for High Frequency Physics and Radar Techniques FHR, Germany
    Ravindra Nuggehalli, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA
    Giacomo Oliveri, University of Trento - DISI, Italy
    Victoria Ramos, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain
    Andriy Serebryannikov, Technische Universität Hamburg, Germany
    Jafar Shaker, Communications Research Centre (CRC), Canada

    Assistant Editors
    Erik Aguirre Gallego, Universidad Publica de Navarra, Spain
    Leire Azpilicueta, Universidad Publica de Navarra, Spain
    Peio Lopez-Iturri, Universidad Publica de Navarra, Spain

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    Editorial Contact
    Francisco Falcone

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