Frontiers reaches 6.4 on Journal Impact Factors
Frontiers in Energy Research publishes rigorously peer-reviewed research across the field, with an emphasis on sustainable and environmental developments and technologies. Field Chief Editor Berend Smit at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. Led by an outstanding Editorial Board of international experts, this multidisciplinary open-access journal is at the forefront of disseminating and communicating scientific knowledge and impactful discoveries to researchers, those in industry, engineers and the public worldwide.
The journal makes use of the unique Frontiers platform for open-access publishing and research networking for scientists, which provides an equal opportunity to seek, share and create knowledge. The mission of Frontiers is to place publishing back in the hands of working scientists and to promote an interactive, fair, and efficient review process. Articles are peer-reviewed according to the Frontiers review guidelines, which evaluate manuscripts on objective editorial criteria.
Frontiers in Energy Research is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics.
Short Name: Front. Energy Res.
Electronic ISSN: 2296-598X
Indexed in: Google Scholar, DOAJ, CrossRef, Emerging Sources Citation Index, CLOCKSS
Frontiers in Energy Research is composed of the following Specialty Sections:
The specialty sections of Frontiers in Energy Research welcome submission of the following article types: Book Review, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis and Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Protocols, Review, Specialty Grand Challenge, Technology Report, Policy and Practice Reviews and Policy Brief.
When submitting a manuscript to Frontiers in Energy Research, authors must submit the material directly to one of the specialty sections. Manuscripts are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the respective specialty section.
Articles published in the specialty sections above will benefit from the Frontiers impact and tiering system after online publication. Authors of published original research with the highest impact, as judged democratically by the readers, will be invited by the Chief Editor to write a Frontiers Focused Review - a tier-climbing article. This is referred to as "democratic tiering". The author selection is based on article impact analytics of original research published in the Frontiers specialty journals and sections. Focused Reviews are centered on the original discovery, place it into a broader context, and aim to address the wider community across all of Energy Research.