Smart Cities

Smart Cities is an international, scientific, peer-reviewed, open access journal on the science and technology of smart cities, published bimonthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within ScopusESCI (Web of Science), InspecAGRIS, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: CiteScore - Q1 (Urban Studies)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 15.3 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.9 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.
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Topic in Aerospace, Applied Sciences, Remote Sensing, Sensors, Smart Cities
Multi-Sensor Integrated Navigation Systems Topic Editors: Hang Guo, Marcin Uradzinski, You Li
Deadline: 30 June 2023
Topic in Applied Sciences, Energies, Future Transportation, Smart Cities, WEVJ
Transportation in Sustainable Energy Systems Topic Editors: Jamie W.G. Turner, Giovanni Vorraro, Hui Liu, Toby Rockstroh
Deadline: 31 July 2023
Topic in Buildings, Energies, Smart Cities, Sustainability, Standards
Building Energy Efficiency Topic Editors: John Gardner, Seongjin Lee, Kee Han Kim, Sukjoon Oh
Deadline: 31 August 2023
Topic in Future Transportation, Logistics, Smart Cities, Sustainability, Urban Science, Vehicles
Sustainable Transport Systems and New Mobility Services: Challenges and Solutions, 2nd Volume Topic Editors: Panagiotis Georgakis, Babis Magoutas, Michiel de Bok, Suresh H. Renukappa, Subashini Suresh
Deadline: 31 October 2023
Special Issue in Smart Cities
The New Trend "Digital Twins Technology" for Smart Cities Guest Editor: Otmane Azeroual
Deadline: 30 June 2023
Special Issue in Smart Cities
Metaverse and Smart Business Guest Editor: Didier Grimaldi
Deadline: 31 July 2023
Special Issue in Smart Cities
Smart Cities, Smart Homes and Sustainable Built Environment Guest Editor: Rita Yi Man Li
Deadline: 31 August 2023
Special Issue in Smart Cities
Blockchain for Smart City Guest Editors: Gengxin Sun, Sheng Bin, Chih-Cheng Chen
Deadline: 3 October 2023
Topical Collection in Smart Cities
Digital Twins for Smart Cities Collection Editors: Songnian Li, Zhen Chen
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