Calls for papers

  • Scaffolds for tissue engineering

    This cross-journal Collection between Nature Communications, Communications Materials and Scientific Reports brings together the latest developments in scaffolds for hard and soft tissue regeneration.
      Collection
      Submission status: Open Deadline: 01 October 2024
    • Self-driving labs and automation software for chemistry and materials science

      This cross-journal collection is dedicated to the development and application of automation tools (software and hardware) for chemistry and materials science, curated by Editors from Nature Communications, Communications Chemistry, Communications Engineering, Communications Materials and Scientific Reports.
        Collection
        Submission status: Open Deadline: 07 August 2024
      • Structural materials for aerospace

        This cross-journal Collection brings together the latest developments in alloys, ceramics, polymers and composites used in aviation and space applications.
          Collection
          Submission status: Open Deadline: 01 August 2024
        • Dielectric materials for energy storage applications

          The editors at Nature Communications, Communications Materials, and Scientific Reports invite original research articles about dielectric materials for energy storage applications.
            Collection
            Submission status: Open Deadline: 31 October 2024
          • Light-induced states of matter

            This Collection brings together the latest advances in the use of nonlinear optical phenomena to induce, manipulate, and probe non-equilibrium states of matter.
            • Javier Martín-Sánchez, PhD
            • Hamid Ohadi, PhD
            • Yijie Shen, PhD
            • Jun Takeda, PhD
            • Klaas-Jan Tielrooij, PhD
            Collection
            Submission status: Open Deadline: 02 November 2024
          • Molecular level stimuli-responsive materials

            This Collection will bring together the latest developments in stimuli-responsive materials that show changes at the molecular level with an external trigger.
            • David B. Amabilino, PhD
            • Celine Calvino, PhD
            • Ximin He, PhD
            • Xiang Ma, PhD
            • Zhenjie Zhang, PhD
            Collection
            Submission status: Open Deadline: 31 October 2024
          • Memristors and non-volatile memory devices

            This Collection brings together the latest developments in the realization and optimization of memristive technologies for modern applications that take advantage of neural networks and neuromorphic computing.
            • Fabien Alibart
            • Saptarshi Das
            • Stephan Menzel
            • Dashan Shang
            Collection
            Submission status: Open Deadline: 01 October 2024