We are pleased to announce the winners of the Magnetochemistry 2022 Best Paper Award. All papers published from 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2020 in Magnetochemistry were considered for the award. After a thorough evaluation of the originality and significance of the papers, citations, and downloads, the four winning papers, which were nominated by the Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Dr. Carlos J. Gómez García, were selected.
Magnetic Nanoparticle Systems for Nanomedicine—A Materials Science Perspective
By Vlad Socoliuc, Davide Peddis, Viktor I. Petrenko, Mikhail V. Avdeev, Daniela Susan-Resiga, Tamas Szabó, Rodica Turcu, Etelka Tombácz and Ladislau Vékás
Magnetochemistry 2020, 6(1), 2; doi: 10.3390/magnetochemistry6010002
Magnetite (Fe3O4) Nanoparticles in Biomedical Application: From Synthesis to Surface Functionalisation
By Lokesh Srinath Ganapathe, Mohd Ambri Mohamed, Rozan Mohamad Yunus and Dilla Duryha Berhanuddin
Magnetochemistry 2020, 6(4), 68; doi: 10.3390/magnetochemistry6040068
Two Research Articles:
Saturation of Specific Absorption Rate for Soft and Hard Spinel Ferrite Nanoparticles Synthesized by Polyol Process
By Cristian Iacovita, Gabriela Fabiola Stiufiuc, Roxana Dudric, Nicoleta Vedeanu, Romulus Tetean, Rares Ionut Stiufiuc and Constantin Mihai Lucaciu
Magnetochemistry 2020, 6(2), 23; doi: 10.3390/magnetochemistry6020023
False Chirality, Absolute Enantioselection and CP Violation: Pierre Curie’s Legacy
By Laurence D. Barron
Magnetochemistry 2020, 6(1), 5; doi: 10.3390/magnetochemistry6010005
Each winner (corresponding author) will receive a prize of CHF 500, a certificate and a chance to publish a paper in Magnetochemistry in 2022.
On behalf of the assessment committee, I congratulate the winners on their accomplishments. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the nominated research groups of the above exceptional papers for their contributions to Magnetochemistry, and thank the Award Committee for voting and helping with this award.
Prof. Dr. Carlos J. Gómez García