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

Journal metrics

  • IF value: 1.015 IF 1.015
  • IF 5-year value: 1.403 IF 5-year
    1.403
  • CiteScore value: 1.9 CiteScore
    1.9
  • SNIP value: 0.588 SNIP 0.588
  • IPP value: 0.94 IPP 0.94
  • SJR value: 0.271 SJR 0.271
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 20 Scimago H
    index 20
  • h5-index value: 13 h5-index 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
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.

29 May 2020 Institutional agreement between Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications

Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

29 May 2020 Institutional agreement between Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications

Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

16 Mar 2020 End-of-term message from the IFToMM President

Please read the message from the former IFToMM President Marco Ceccarelli summarizing the activity of his term from 2016–2019.

16 Mar 2020 End-of-term message from the IFToMM President

Please read the message from the former IFToMM President Marco Ceccarelli summarizing the activity of his term from 2016–2019.

Recent articles
31 Jul 2020
Design and Robustness Analysis of Intelligent Controllers for Commercial Greenhouse
Mattara Chalill Subin, Abhilasha Singh, Venkatesan Kalaichelvi, Ramanujam Karthikeyan, and Chinnapalaniandi Periasamy
Mech. Sci., 11, 299–316, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-299-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-299-2020, 2020
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22 Jul 2020
Influence of flex-sub on mechanical properties of rotary steerable drilling system
Jin Wang, Qilong Xue, Lixin Li, Leilei Huang, Fangtao Li, and Baolin Liu
Mech. Sci., 11, 285–297, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-285-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-285-2020, 2020
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17 Jul 2020
Research on the HMCVT gear shifting smoothness of the four-speed self-propelled cotton picker
Mingxi Bao, Xiangdong Ni, Xin Zhao, and Shen Li
Mech. Sci., 11, 267–283, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-267-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-267-2020, 2020
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09 Jul 2020
A teeth-discretized electromechanical model of a traveling-wave ultrasonic motor
Ning Chen and Dapeng Fan
Mech. Sci., 11, 257–266, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-257-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-257-2020, 2020
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08 Jul 2020
Synthesis of the base curves for n-lobed noncircular bevel gears
Kan Shi, Yan'an Yao, and Shuai Lin
Mech. Sci., 11, 251–256, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-251-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-251-2020, 2020
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