Remote Sensing

Remote Sensing is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal about the science and application of remote sensing technology, and is published semimonthly online by MDPI. The Remote Sensing Society of Japan (RSSJ) and the Japan Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (JSPRS) are affiliated with Remote Sensing, and their members receive a discount on the article processing charge.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), Ei Compendex, PubAg, GeoRef, Astrophysics Data System, Inspec, dblp, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q1 (Geosciences, Multidisciplinary) / CiteScore - Q1 (General Earth and Planetary Sciences)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 23 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2023).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
  • Companion journal: Geomatics
Impact Factor: 5.0 (2022); 5-Year Impact Factor: 5.6 (2022)

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Topic in Energies, JMSE, Oceans, Remote Sensing, Water
Energy from Sea Waves Topic Editors: Daniele Milone, Vincenzo Franzitta, Domenico Curto, Andrea Guercio
Deadline: 30 April 2024
Topic in Energies, Environments, Fractal Fract, Materials, Remote Sensing
Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment Topic Editors: Gan Feng, Ang Liu, Reza Taherdangkoo, Qiao Lyu
Deadline: 31 May 2024
Topic in Agronomy, Climate, Earth, Remote Sensing, Water
Advances in Crop Simulation Modelling Topic Editors: Mavromatis Theodoros, Thomas Alexandridis, Vassilis Aschonitis
Deadline: 15 June 2024
Topic in Forests, Geomatics, Remote Sensing, Sensors
Information Fusion for Vegetation Characterization Topic Editors: Baoxin Hu, Linhai Jing
Deadline: 30 June 2024
Special Issue in Remote Sensing
Challenges and New Advances for Human-Climate Interactions in Cities Using Remote Sensing Guest Editors: Hajime Seya, Hasi Bagan
Deadline: 26 April 2024
Special Issue in Remote Sensing
Land Degradation Assessment with Earth Observation II Guest Editor: Elias Symeonakis
Deadline: 1 May 2024
Special Issue in Remote Sensing
Urban Green and Blue Infrastructure Monitoring Using Remote Sensing: Current Progress and Future Vision Guest Editors: Zhonghao Zhang, Weiqi Zhou, Xiaoqian Liu
Deadline: 15 May 2024
Special Issue in Remote Sensing
Remote Sensing in Urban Natural Hazards Monitoring Guest Editors: Aggelos Pallikarakis, Emmanouil Psomiadis, Georgios Deligiannakis, Michalis Diakakis
Deadline: 26 May 2024
Topical Collection in Remote Sensing
Feature Paper Special Issue on Forest Remote Sensing Collection Editors: Zengyuan Li, Erxue Chen, Lin Cao
Topical Collection in Remote Sensing
Feature Papers for Section Environmental Remote Sensing Collection Editor: Magaly Koch
Topical Collection in Remote Sensing
Discovering A More Diverse Remote Sensing Discipline Collection Editors: Cristina Gómez, Michelle Kalamandeen, Gopika Suresh, Kate C. Fickas, Karen Joyce, Meghan Halabisky
Topical Collection in Remote Sensing
Current, Planned, and Future Satellite Missions: Guidelines for Data Exploitation by the Remote Sensing Community Collection Editors: Jose Moreno, Magaly Koch, Robert Wang
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