• Publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to mechanical engineering. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China

Aims and Scope

Current Chinese Science: Mechanical Engineering publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to mechanical engineering. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China.


This is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide range of sub fields in the area. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submissions in the following areas are of special interest to the readers of this journal:


  • Aerodynamics
  • Aerothermodynamics
  • Automotive engineering
  • Biomechanics
  • Component manufacturing
  • Computer aided engineering
  • Energy vehicle technology
  • Engines and turbines
  • Fatigue in aircraft structures
  • Fatigue of machinery components
  • Fracture mechanics
  • Handling of particulate solids
  • Heat exchangers
  • Hydraulics
  • Industrial fluid power and control
  • Industrial instruments
  • Innovative industrial design
  • Intelligent machining process
  • Lubrication and wear
  • Machine design
  • Machine fault diagnostics and prognostics
  • Machinery
  • Machines
  • Manufacturing and analysis of automobiles
  • Mechanical systems
  • Mechanical systems and signal processing
  • Medical device manufacturing
  • Metal cutting and forming
  • Pumps
  • Refrigeration and airconditioning
  • Robotics
  • Rotating machines
  • Solar energy
  • Turbines
  • Unmanned vehicle
  • Valves and controls
  • Vibration and control engineering


Editor-in-Chief

  • Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman FRS

    (29381 citations)
    Honorary Life Fellow
    Kings College
    University of Cambridge
    Cambridge
    UK
    Biography

    • 2019 China International Science and Technology Cooperation Award Recipient
    • Academician (Foreign Member) Chinese Academy of Sciences

Honorary Senior Advisor

  • Prof. Ferid Murad

    (Nobel Laureate)
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA
    USA

    • Co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine