Plasma Processes and Polymers

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Online ISSN: 1612-8869


Aims and Scope

Plasma Processes & Polymers focuses on the interdisciplinary field of low temperature plasma science, covering both experimental and theoretical aspects of fundamental and applied research in materials science, physics, chemistry and engineering in the area of plasma sources and plasma-based treatments.

Plasma Processes and Polymers publishes an attractive mixture of strictly peer-reviewed Reviews, Feature Articles, Full Papers and Communications. The journal also presents Book Reviews, Conference Reports, and Essays.

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ISSN: 1612-8850 (print). 1612-8869 (online).

Volume 13. 12 Issues in 2016.

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Materials scientists, physicists, chemists, biologists, engineers, health scientists, physicians - both in academia and industry


adhesion, atomic layer deposition, atmospheric pressure glow discharges (APGD), bacterial adhesion, barrier, biomedical applications of plasmas, coatings, cold atmospheric plasmas, cold plasma sources, contact angle, corona discharges, corrosion, density, deposition, diamond-like carbon (DLC), dielectric barrier discharge (DBD), dielectric barrier discharges (DBD), diffusion, energy, environmental applications, ESCA/XPS, etching, films, FT-IR, hardness, hard coatings, ion implantation, laser ablation, low pressure and atmospheric plasma processing of materials, magnetron, magnetron sputtering, mechanical properties, microwave discharges, modeling, multilayers, nanocomposites, nanocrystalline films, nanostructures, non-thermal plasma, optical coatings, optical emission spectroscopy (OES), organosilicon precursors, physical vapor deposition (PVD), plasma deposition, plasma diagnostics, plasma etching of materials, plasma jet, plasma lights, Plasma Medicine (plasma for medical therapies), plasma polymerization, plasma polymerisation of novel thin films, plasma treatment, plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD), process control, pulsed discharges, sputtering, structure, sterilization/decontamination, surface energy, surface engineering of biomaterials and biomedical devices, surface modification, surfaces, technological developments, thin films, tribology, wear, XPS; applications of plasmas in industry: adhesion, automobile, biomaterials, composites, electronics, fuel cells, lights, membranes, microelectronics, packaging, paper, polymers, semiconductors, solar cells, textiles
Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Advanced Polymers Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • CAS: Chemical Abstracts Service (ACS)
  • Ceramic Abstracts/World Ceramic Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • Chemical Abstracts Service/SciFinder (ACS)
  • ChemWeb (
  • COMPENDEX (Elsevier)
  • Computer & Information Systems Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • CSA Civil Engineering Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • CSA Mechanical & Transportation Engineering Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • CSA Technology Research Database (ProQuest)
  • Current Contents: Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences (Thomson Reuters)
  • Earthquake Engineering Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • Engineered Materials Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • International Aerospace Abstracts & Database (ProQuest)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition (Thomson Reuters)
  • Materials Business File (ProQuest)
  • METADEX (ProQuest)
  • PASCAL Database (INIST/CNRS)
  • Polymer Library (iSmithers RAPRA)
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (Thomson Reuters)
  • SCOPUS (Elsevier)