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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: 1.052 IF 1.052
  • IF 5-year value: 1.567 IF 5-year
    1.567
  • CiteScore value: 1.92 CiteScore
    1.92
  • SNIP value: 1.214 SNIP 1.214
  • IPP value: 1.47 IPP 1.47
  • SJR value: 0.367 SJR 0.367
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 18 Scimago H
    index 18
  • h5-index value: 16 h5-index 16
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Editors-in-chief: 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.

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24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

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

24 Jun 2019 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 2019 Publish your video abstract

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29 May 2019 Publish your video abstract

A video abstract is a short video statement providing authors with the opportunity to present background information about their findings and to showcase their research activities to a wider audience.

16 Jan 2019 SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications introduced the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1 January 2019

14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all journals published by Copernicus Publications.

16 Jan 2019 SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications introduced the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1 January 2019

14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all journals published by Copernicus Publications.

Recent articles
12 Aug 2019
A holographic matrix representation of the metamorphic parallel mechanisms
Wei Sun, Jianyi Kong, and Liangbo Sun
Mech. Sci., 10, 437–447, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-437-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-437-2019, 2019
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07 Aug 2019
Removal mechanism of machinable ceramics and theoretical model of cutting force in turning operation
Tao Liu, Lianjie Ma, Ye Wang, Wei Bai, and Hao Chang
Mech. Sci., 10, 429–436, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-429-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-429-2019, 2019
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02 Aug 2019
Effect of deep cryogenic treatment on copper electrode for non-traditional electric discharge machining (EDM)
Gurdev Singh Grewal and Dhiraj Parkash Dhiman
Mech. Sci., 10, 413–427, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-413-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-413-2019, 2019
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31 Jul 2019
Design of experiment-based tolerance synthesis for a lock-or-release mechanism of the Chinese Space Station Microgravity Platform
Jian Ding, Jinguo Liu, Lu Zhang, Haitao Luo, Rongpeng Zhang, Guangbo Hao, and Yuwang Liu
Mech. Sci., 10, 393–412, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-393-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-393-2019, 2019
22 Jul 2019
Compound optimal control of harmonic drive considering hysteresis characteristic
Quan Lu, Tieqiang Gang, Guangbo Hao, and Lijie Chen
Mech. Sci., 10, 383–391, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-383-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-383-2019, 2019
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