Separations - formerly Chromatography - is an international, scientific, peer-reviewed, open access journal on separation and purification science and technology in all areas of chemical, biological, physical science, and separation performance published monthly online by MDPI. The Central European Group of Separation Sciences (CEGSS) is affiliated with Separations and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • 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), CAPlus / SciFinder, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q2 (Chemistry, Analytical)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 11.6 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2022).
  • 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.
Impact Factor: 3.344 (2021); 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.943 (2021)
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Topic in ChemEngineering, Electrochem, IJMS, Molecules, Polymers, Separations
Advances in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Topic Editors: Cristina Orbeci, Cristian Pirvu, Ileana Rau, Paul Octavian Stãnescu, Stefania Stoleriu, Maria-Cristina Todasca
Deadline: 30 June 2023
Topic in Analytica, Antioxidants, Biomedicines, Nutrients, Separations
Discovery of Bioactive Compounds from Natural Organisms and Their Molecular Mechanisms against Diseases Topic Editors: Jun Dang, Tengfei Ji, Xinxin Zhang
Deadline: 31 July 2023
Topic in Analytica, Molecules, Nanomaterials, Polymers, Separations
Nanomaterials in Green Analytical Chemistry Topic Editors: George Zachariadis, Rosa Peñalver, Natalia Manousi
Deadline: 15 August 2023
Topic in Energies, Polymers, Remote Sensing, Separations, Water
Oil, Gas and Water Separation Research Topic Editors: Liming Zhang, Kai Zhang
Deadline: 15 September 2023
Special Issue in Separations
Application of Membrane Materials and Membrane Separation Technology Guest Editors: Jiefeng Pan, Xueting Zhao, Yan Zhao
Deadline: 10 June 2023
Special Issue in Separations
Advances in CO2 Adsorptive Separation for CO2 Capture Guest Editor: Federica Raganati
Deadline: 30 June 2023
Special Issue in Separations
Research on Separation and Analytical Methods for Clarification of Biological Phenomena Guest Editor: Makoto Tsunoda
Deadline: 10 July 2023
Special Issue in Separations
Extraction and Characterization of Bioactive Based on Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Guest Editors: Tania C. S. P. Pires, Filipa S. Reis, Custódio Miguel Lobo Roriz, Manuel Ayuso Vilaboa
Deadline: 20 July 2023
Topical Collection in Separations
Feature Paper Collection in Section 'Materials in Separation Science' Collection Editors: Dimosthenis Giokas, Manolis Manos
Topical Collection in Separations
Recent Trends in the Separation of Natural Products and Pharmaceuticals Collection Editors: Paraskevas D. Tzanavaras, Susanne Wiedmer
Topical Collection in Separations
Synthetic Membrane Separation Science and Technology Collection Editors: Mohamed Khayet, Elena Guillen Burrieza
Topical Collection in Separations
State of the Art in Separation Science Collection Editor: Victoria Samanidou
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