Materials and Structures, the flagship publication of the International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), provides a unique international and interdisciplinary forum for new research findings on the performance of construction materials. A leader in cutting-edge research, the journal is dedicated to the publication of high quality papers examining the fundamental properties of building materials, their characterization and processing techniques, modeling, standardization of test methods, and the application of research results in building and civil engineering. Materials and Structures also publishes comprehensive reports prepared by the RILEM’s technical committees.

  • Provides a unique interdisciplinary forum for new research findings on the performance of construction materials
  • Flagship publication of the International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM)
  • Publishes comprehensive reports prepared by the RILEM’s technical committees
  • 94% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again
Editor-in-chief
  • John Provis
Deputy editor-in-chief
  • Giovanni Plizzari,
  • Nele De Belie
Publishing model
Hybrid. Open Choice – What is this?
Impact
Impact factor: 2.548 (2018)
Five year impact factor: 3.091 (2018)
Speed
Submission to first decision: 25 days
Acceptance to publication: 8 days
Usage
Downloads: 331,684 (2018)

Articles

About this journal

Electronic ISSN
1871-6873
Print ISSN
1359-5997
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  1. Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
  2. Current Contents/Engineering, Computing and Technology
  3. EBSCO Discovery Service
  4. EI Compendex
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  6. Gale Academic OneFile
  7. GeoRef
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  11. Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China
  12. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
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  14. Naver
  15. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  16. ProQuest Central
  17. ProQuest Civil Engineering Abstracts
  18. ProQuest Engineered Materials Abstracts
  19. ProQuest Engineering
  20. ProQuest METADEX (Metals Abstracts)
  21. ProQuest Materials Science and Engineering Database
  22. ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection
  23. ProQuest Technology Collection
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  25. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  26. SCImago
  27. SCOPUS
  28. Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
  29. WTI Frankfurt eG
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