Applied Sciences

Applied Sciences (ISSN 2076-3417; CODEN: ASPCC7) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on all aspects of applied natural sciences published semimonthly online by MDPI.

Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.

High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), Inspec, CAPlus / SciFinder, and many other databases.

Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 14.1 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2020).