The International Journal of Steel Structures provides an international forum for a broad classification of technical papers in steel structural research and its applications. The journal aims to reach not only researchers, but also practicing engineers. Coverage encompasses such topics as stability, fatigue, non-linear behavior, dynamics, reliability, fire, design codes, computer-aided analysis and design, optimization, expert systems, connections, fabrications, maintenance, bridges, off-shore structures, jetties, stadiums, transmission towers, marine vessels, storage tanks, pressure vessels, aerospace, and pipelines and more.

International Journal of Steel Structures is the official journal of the Korean Society of Steel Construction (KSSC).

  • Covers design, fatigue and stability, reliability and maintenance
  • Includes a wide range of structure types, from ships to stadiums, from aerospace to underground pipelines
  • Benefits practicing engineers as well as researchers
  • Official journal of the Korean Society of Steel Construction (KSSC)

Journal information

Editor-in-Chief
  • Kangmin Lee,
  • Roberto T Leon
Editors-in-Chief
  • Leroy Gardner,
  • Guoqiang Li
Publishing model
Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

Journal metrics

1.350 (2020)
Impact factor
1.522 (2020)
Five year impact factor
87 days
Submission to first decision (Median)
62,142 (2021)
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  • About the Society

    New Content ItemKorean Society of Steel Construction (KSSC) was founded in June, 1989, to promote the use of structural steel and to improve technologies related to steel construction. Since then, KSSC has contributed to the advance of steel construction technology and ...

  • The 11th International Symposium on Steel Structures

    November 3(Wed) ~ 6(Sat), 2021

    RAMADA PLAZA JEJU, Jeju, Korea

    Introduction

    This conference will be the 11th in the International Symposium on Steel Structures organized by the Korean Society of Steel Construction. The previous ten symposia from 2000 to 2019 were held in Korea with great success. These series of symposia are organized in cooperation with the International Journal of Steel Structures (IJOSS). The symposium will provide an international forum for a broad range of technical papers in steel structural researches and its applications. ISSS-2021 will bring together academicians and practicing engineers to exchange new ideas, technological developments, and experiences in Steel Structures.

  • IJOSS 2021 Awards

    International Journal of Steel Structures awards prizes for best papers among published papers in the recent issues and the best reviewer.

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Electronic ISSN
2093-6311
Print ISSN
1598-2351
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Co-publication with the Korean Society of Steel Construction.
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