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

Aims and Scope

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


The scope covers contemporary and future smart materials e.g. alloys, polymers, self-healing, photovoltaic materials, shape memory alloys, dielectric elastomers, smart inorganic polymers, thermoelectric, magnetocaloric & magnetostrictive, photomechanical, halochromic, chromogenic, chemoresponsive, thermoelectric, piezoelectric and ferroelectric materials. Coverage also includes applications to sensors and actuators and other smart material systems applied to a range of disciplines.


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