MDPI AG - Symmetry 2012 : Special Issue: Crystal Symmetry and Structure - Symmetry (ISSN 2073-8994)
Call For Papers
The following Special Issue will be published in Symmetry
(http://www.mdpi.com/journal/symmetry/, ISSN 2073-8994), and is
open to receive submissions of comprehensive review articles or full
research papers for peer-review and possible publication:
Special Issue: Crystal Symmetry and Structure
Guest Editor: Prof. Dr. Gervais Chapuis
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 June 2012
You may send your manuscript now or up until the deadline.
Submitted papers should not have been published previously,
nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere. We also
encourage authors to send us their tentative title and short
abstract by e-mail for approval to the editorial office at
This Special Issue will be fully open access. Open access (unlimited
and free access by readers) increases publicity and promotes more
frequent citations as indicated by several studies. Open access is
supported by the authors and their institutes. More information is
available at http://www.mdpi.com/about/openaccess/.
Article Processing Charges are 300 CHF per accepted article.
An additional fee of 250 CHF may apply if English editing or
extensive revisions must be undertaken by the Editorial Office.
More information can be found at http://www.mdpi.com/about/apc/.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors before submitting a
Manuscripts should be submitted through the online manuscript
submission and editorial system at
Symmetry (ISSN 2073-8994) is an open access journal providing an
advanced forum for studies of symmetry in the scientific disciplines
of physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, theory and methods of
computer science, and other scientific disciplines and engineering.
Symmetry is published by MDPI online quarterly. Symmetry is
abstracted and indexed by Chemical Abstracts, DBLP, and
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In case of questions, please contact the Editorial Office at:
We are looking forward to hearing from you.
On behalf of the Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Gervais Chapuis
Federal School of Technology (EPFL),
CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34
Fax: +41 61 302 89 18