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Mechanical Sciences An open-access journal for theoretical and applied mechanics
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Journal metrics

IF value: 1.015
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IF 5-year value: 1.403
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1.403
CiteScore value: 1.9
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1.9
SNIP value: 0.588
SNIP0.588
IPP value: 0.94
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SJR value: 0.271
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Scimago H <br class='widget-line-break'>index value: 20
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h5-index value: 13
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Executive editors: Guangbo Hao and Andreas Müller

The journal Mechanical Sciences (MS) is an international forum for the dissemination of original contributions in the field of theoretical and applied mechanics. Its main ambition is to provide a platform for young researchers to build up a portfolio of high-quality peer-reviewed journal articles.

News
29 Oct 2020 Institutional agreement with ETH Zurich now for corresponding authors

As of 1 November 2020 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the ETH Zurich and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

29 Oct 2020 Institutional agreement with ETH Zurich now for corresponding authors

As of 1 November 2020 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the ETH Zurich and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

21 Aug 2020 New focus areas for MS

In response to the large number of submissions being received, Mechanical Sciences now encourages authors to submit manuscripts with the following three focus areas only: mechanisms and robotics, dynamics and control, and machining and manufacturing processes. Submissions outside these three areas may be rejected without review.

21 Aug 2020 New focus areas for MS

In response to the large number of submissions being received, Mechanical Sciences now encourages authors to submit manuscripts with the following three focus areas only: mechanisms and robotics, dynamics and control, and machining and manufacturing processes. Submissions outside these three areas may be rejected without review.

30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

Recent articles
07 May 2021
Lagrange-method-based dynamic analysis of multi-stage planetary roller screw mechanism
Xin Li, Geng Liu, Xiaojun Fu, and Shangjun Ma
Mech. Sci., 12, 471–478, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-471-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-471-2021, 2021
30 Apr 2021
The effect of rubber powder additives on mechanical properties of polypropylene glass-fiber-reinforced composite
Abdelaal M. Elhousari, Maher Rashad, Ammar H. Elsheikh, and Montasser Dewidar
Mech. Sci., 12, 461–469, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-461-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-461-2021, 2021
27 Apr 2021
Simulation and fabrication of carbon nanotube–nanoparticle interconnected structures
Xiwen Lu, Jinhang Liu, Ye Ding, Lijun Yang, Zhan Yang, and Yang Wang
Mech. Sci., 12, 451–459, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-451-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-451-2021, 2021
27 Apr 2021
Mixed synthesis method of motion and path of planar four-bar linkages
Rui Wu, Ruiqin Li, Hailong Liang, and Fengping Ning
Mech. Sci., 12, 443–449, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-443-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-443-2021, 2021
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23 Apr 2021
Parameter tuning of robust adaptive fuzzy controller for 3D elliptical vibration-assisted cutting
Yongsheng Du, Mingming Lu, Hao Wang, Jiakang Zhou, and Jieqiong Lin
Mech. Sci., 12, 433–442, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-433-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-12-433-2021, 2021
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