Thursday, July 7, 2011

Journals Related to Microfluidics and Nanofluidics

As the field of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics is expanding rapidly, the number of publications related to this field is also increasing. There are some journals that are focused on publishing micro and nano fluidic work and several other journals publish related work. Here is a list of major journals covering microfluidic/nanofluidic, lab on chip, MEMS research.

1. Lab on a Chip (LOC): Publishes on or off chip miniaturization at micro-and nano-scale in chemistry, biology, bio-engineering physics, electronics, clinical/medical science, chemical engineering and material science.

Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. 
Impact factor: 6.5 (2009)
Publishing since: 2001; 24 issues per year
Open access: No

2. Microfluidics and Nanofluidics: Publishes all aspects of microfluidics, nanofluidics, and lab-on-a-chip science and technology.

Publisher: Springer 
Impact factor: 2.6 (2013)
Publishing since: 2005; 6 issues per year
Open access: No

3. Biomicrofluidics (BMF): Publishes fundamental physicochemical mechanisms associated with microfluidic and nanofluidic phenomena as well as novel microfluidic and nanofluidic techniques for diagnostic, medical, biological, pharmaceutical, environmental, and chemical applications. 

Publisher: American Institute of Physics 
Impact factor: 3.7 (2013)
Publishing since: 2007; 6 issues per year
Open access: No

4. Electrophoresis: Publishes original manuscripts on all aspects of electrophoresis and liquid phase separations (e.g., HPLC, micro- and nano-LC, UHPLC, micro- and nano-fluidics, liquid phase micro-extraction, etc.). 

Publisher: WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Germany
Impact factor: 3.1 (2013)
Publishing since: 1980; 24 issues per year
Open access: No

5. Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical: Covers research and development in the field of chemical sensors, actuators and microsystems.

Publisher: ELSEVIER
Impact factor: 3.8 (2013)
Publishing since: 1990; 16 issues per year
Open access: No

6. Analyst: Publishes fundamental discoveries, inventions and applications in the analytical and bioanalytical sciences. It publishes microfluidics and nanofluidics works related to analytical and bioanalytical sciences. 

Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry, UK
Impact factor: 3.9 (2013)
Publishing since: 1876; 24 issues per year
Open access: No

7. Analytical Chemistry: Devoted to the dissemination of new and original knowledge in all branches of analytical chemistry. It is published by the American Chemical Society and is the most cited journal in this field.

Publisher: American Chemical Society, USA
Impact factor: 5.8 (2013)
Publishing since: 1929; 24 issues per year
Open access: No

8. Computers and fluids: Publish the development of numerical methods relevant to fluid flow computations, computational analysis of flow physics and fluid interactions

Publisher: ELSEVIER
Impact factor: 1.5 (2013)
Publishing since: 1973; 12 issues per year
Open access: No

9. Biosensors and Bioelectronics: Publishes the applications of LOC with integrated sensors, e.g., electrochem., optical sensors. 

Publisher: ELSEVIER
Impact factor: 6.4 (2013)
Publishing since: 1990; 12 issues per year
Open access: No

10. Biomedical Microdevices: Publish research in the diagnostic and therapeutic applications of LOC devices.

Publisher: Springer
Impact factor: 2.7 (2013)
Publishing since: 1998; 6 issues per year
Open access: No

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