“We are very happy to create Accounts of Materials Research with ACS Publications. Its unique style and high publication standard will serve the need of the fast-growing global materials science community well. This journal is a good fit for both publishing partners,” says Professor Jie Yin, Ph.D., provost and vice president of ShanghaiTech University. “The goal of Accounts of Materials Research is perfectly aligned with our school’s mission, and we are very excited to host Accounts of Materials Research with ACS Publications,” adds Professor Zhi Liu, Ph.D., vice dean of the School of Physical Science and Technology.
“Accounts of Materials Research will provide the community a much-needed resource that will serve scientists across and beyond the fields of chemistry as they explore research projects,” says Sarah Tegen, Ph.D., senior vice president, ACS Publications Division. “By partnering with ShanghaiTech to deliver this journal, we’re looking forward to creating an international conversation around these important research topics.”
“We are delighted to embark upon this global partnership with ShanghaiTech University and hope this will be the first of many fruitful joint endeavors,” adds James Milne, Ph.D., president, ACS Publications.
“I look forward to working with the board members and publishing partners to make Accounts of Materials Research a home journal to serve materials researchers and the diverse field of materials,” says Huang.
LANXESS enters battery chemistry business electrolyte production for lithium-ion batteries in Leverkusen Germany
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Muttenz, March 29, 2021 – Closer to Chinese customers from the start. Clariant’s Additives business continues to step up support for the needs of China’s growth industries, with new top-class facilities to foster R&D and joint application technology developments at the One Clariant Campus (OCC). Ahead of Chinaplas 2021, Clariant shares a taster of bio-based additives available to advance resource-efficient innovation in local market segments, highlights from its new sustainable solutions set for Read More