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Journal of Polymer Engineering

Editor In Chief: Nino Grizzuti
Your benefits:
  • State-of-the art knowledge in the broad field of polymer engineering
  • Strong interdisciplinary approach
  • Renowned international editorial board
  • Publication online and print incl. online first mode

Journal of Polymer Engineering publishes reviews, original basic and applied research contributions as well as recent technological developments in polymer engineering. Polymer engineering is a strongly interdisciplinary field and papers published by the journal may span areas such as polymer physics, polymer processing and engineering of polymer-based materials and their applications. The editors and the publisher are committed to high quality standards and rapid handling of the peer review and publication processes.

Cutting-edge topics such as but not limited to the following:
  • Polymer physics
  • Polymer processing
  • Functional polymers
  • Engineering of polymer composites, nanocomposites and blends
  • Biopolymer engineering
  • Engineering of polymer-based materials for electrical, piezoelectrical and optical applications
  • Polymers and renewable energies
  • Environmental polymer engineering
  • Automotive and aerospace
  • Nanotechnology
  • Photonics and optoelectronics

Article formats
Original articles, Reviews

> Information on submission process

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Journal of Polymer Engineering was previously published by Freund Publishing House Ltd.

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You can easily submit your manuscript online. Simply go to http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jpolyeng and you will be guided through the whole peer-reviewing and publishing process.

Your benefits of publishing with us Submission process
  • Submission of your paper via our submission management tool following the Information for Authors (you will be guided through every step of the submission process)
Please note
  • Manuscripts must be written in clear and concise English
  • Before submitting your article please have a look at our Publication Ethics Statement and our copyright agreement
  • Our repository policy allows you to distribute 30 PDF copies of your published article to colleagues (the PDF has to include the information that it is an author's copy). Please also feel free to distribute the link to the online abstract
  • If you have any general questions please visit our FAQ page for authors

We look forward to receiving your manuscript!

Hybrid Open Access

For complete details on hybrid open access publishing at De Gruyter please see: https://www.degruyter.com/page/560

Effective 1st January 2016, authors from an institution affiliated with either the Association of Dutch Universities (VSNU), the Consortium of Swiss Academic Libraries or some UK libraries participating in the Jisc Collections SMP may publish primary research and review articles open access in any of De Gruyter’s OnlineOpen journals at a discount of 90% of the APC price. For more information and to confirm whether your institution is eligible please see the following:

The Netherlands: https://www.degruyter.com/page/1461
The UK: https://www.degruyter.com/page/1462
Switzerland:  https://www.degruyter.com/page/1463


Nino Grizzuti, Naples


Abdellah Ajji, Quebec, QC
Pedro Fardim, Leuven
Michele Galizia, Norman, OK
Hiroshi Ito, Yamagata
Yongjin Li, Hangzhou
Shih-Jung Liu, Tao-Yuan
Ana Vera Machado, Minho
Tim A. Osswald, Madison, WI
Roberto Pantani, Salerno

Advisory Board

Francisco J. Baltá Calleja, Madrid
Satinath N. Bhattacharya, Melbourne
Shia-Chung Chen, Chung-Li
José A. Covas, Guimarães
Igor Emri, Ljubljana
Donald L. Feke, Cleveland, OH
Dino Ferri, Mantua
Walter W. Focke, Hatfield
Russell E. Gorga, Raleigh, NC
Juan P. Hernández Ortiz, Medellín
Christian Hopmann, Aachen
Sadhan C. Jana, Akron, OH
Takeshi Kikutani, Tokyo
Christopher W. Macosko, Minneapolis, MN
Ica Manas-Zloczower, Cleveland, OH
Han E. H. Meijer, Eindhoven
Ashok Misra, Bombay
Luiz A. Pessan, São Carlos
Hans.-J. Radusch, Wittenberg
Tadomoto Sakai, Tokyo
Zehev Tadmor, Haifa
Bruno Vergnes, Sophia Antipolis
Xinling Wang, Shanghai

Editorial Office

Gunda Stöber
De Gruyter
Genthiner Str. 13
10785 Berlin, Germany
Tel. +49-30-26005-279
E-mail: polyeng.editorial@degruyter.com

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Audience: Polymer engineers; materials scientists; chemical and environmental engineers; physicists