Aims and Scope

Macromolecular Theory and Simulations is the only high-quality polymer science journal dedicated exclusively to theory and simulations, covering all aspects from macromolecular theory to advanced computer simulation techniques.

Macromolecular Theory and Simulations has a 2022 Impact Factor of 1.4 (Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics, 2023)).

The journal presents strictly peer-reviewed Research Articles, Reviews, Perspectives and Comments.

ISSN: 1022-1344 (print). 1521-3919 (online).

Currently 9 issues per year.

How to cite: To make sure that references to this journal are correctly recorded and resolved (for example in CrossRef, PubMed, or ISI Web of Knowledge), please use the following abbreviated title in any citations: "Macromol. Theory Simul." (punctuation may vary according to the style of the citing journal).



Polymer scientists, chemists, physicists, materials scientists, theoreticians



Polymer Design, macromolecular chemistry, macromolecular physics, polymer science, theory, modelling, computer simulations, thermodynamics, polymerization kinetics


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  • Chimica Database (Elsevier)
  • COMPENDEX (Elsevier)
  • Current Contents: Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences (Clarivate Analytics)
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  • Materials Science & Engineering Database (ProQuest)
  • Natural Science Collection (ProQuest)
  • Polymer Library (iSmithers RAPRA)
  • Science Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics)
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  • SciTech Premium Collection (ProQuest)
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