Fast Publication in Condensed Matter Physics

Elsevier aims to offer you the fastest possible speed of publication, without compromising on the quality of our peer-review process. This is a promise the editorial and publishing teams work hard to keep.

Current review and production time averages for our Condensed Matter Physics journals* are highlighted below:

Journal First decision
submission to
first decision in weeks
Review speed
submission to
final decision in weeks
First online
acceptance to
citable online in weeks
Computational Condensed Matter 3.76 5.19 4.69
Current Applied Physics 3.69 5.35 2.04
Journal of Crystal Growth 5.52 9.31 2.34
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 7.43 12.17 1.99
Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 11.24 15.74 1.54
Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 3.75 5.46 1.95
Materials Chemistry and Physics 12.89 16.96 3.12
Organic Electronics 4.74 8.12 2.38
Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter 5.47 7.38 1.62
Physica C: Superconductivity and its applications 7.44 10.30 2.07
Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures 6.65 8.20 1.78
Physics Letters A 5.05 6.80 1.33
Solid State Communications 4.80 6.82 1.67
Solid State Electronics 5.87 9.27 4.11
Solid State Sciences 4.61 6.51 1.40
Sustainable Materials and Technologies 8.07 8.78 2.86

Information on timeframe and  definitions.

Every year we aim to improve the publication speed. It’s just one of the many reasons you should submit your research to one of Elsevier’s Condensed Matter Physics journals.

*The journals featured represent a selection of journals from Condensed Matter Physics.