MDPI is a global platform for peer-reviewed, scientific open-access journals operated by MDPI AG, based in Basel, Switzerland. Additional offices are located in the United Kingdom (Manchester), in Spain (Barcelona), Japan (Tokyo), Serbia (Belgrade, Novi Sad), Romania (Cluj-Napoca), China (Beijing, Wuhan, Tianjin), Thailand (Bangkok), Poland (Krakow) and Canada (Toronto).
MDPI publishes over 280 diverse open access electronic journals, including Molecules (launched in 1996; Impact Factor 3.267), the International Journal of Molecular Sciences (launched in 2000; Impact Factor 4.556), Sensors (launched in 2001; Impact Factor 3.275), Marine Drugs (launched in 2003; Impact Factor 4.073), Energies (launched in 2008; Impact Factor 2.702), the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (launched in 2004; Impact Factor 2.849), Viruses (launched in 2009; Impact Factor 3.816), Remote Sensing (launched in 2009; Impact Factor 4.509), Toxins (launched in 2009; Impact Factor 3.531) and Nutrients (launched in 2009; Impact Factor 4.546).
More than 260,000 individual authors have published their work with MDPI, many of which serve as reviewers in our journals. We have more than one million peer review reports collected between 2016 and 2019. MDPI.com receives more than 10 million monthly webpage views, with more than 400,000 peer-reviewed articles published by end of 2020.
We partner with more than 125 scientific societies and our publishing activities are supported by thousands of active scientists on our journals' international editorial boards, including several Nobelists. Editors are encouraged to make the best use of MDPI's platform within scientific communities.
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