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  • No longer published by Cambridge University Press
  • ISSN: 2159-6859 (Print), 2159-6867 (Online)
  • Editor: Rigoberto C. Advincula Case Western Reserve University, USA
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MRS Communications is a full-color, high-impact journal focused on rapid publication of completed research with broad appeal to the materials community. MRS Communications offers a rapid but rigorous peer-review process and time to publication. Leveraging its access to the far-reaching technical expertise of MRS members and leading materials researchers from around the world, the journal boasts an experienced and highly respected board of principal editors and reviewers.

MRS Communications Lecture Prize 2020

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  • 12 August 2020, Anita Miller
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  • 30 June 2020, Eileen M. Kiley
  • 2019 was a bumper year for the publications of the Materials Research Society, and we are delighted to announce that all three journals included in the Journal...
  • MRS Communications: Engaging the Materials Science Community in Asia
  • 26 February 2020, Rigoberto C. Advincula
  • MRS Communications is committed to engaging and supporting the global materials science community and early-career researchers within the community. Working with international organizations and scientific meetings, the Materials Research Society (MRS) and Cambridge University Press sponsor a Best Poster Award and conduct workshops throughout Asia. …...

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