This interdisciplinary journal publishes new measurement results, characteristic properties, differentiating patterns, measurement methods and procedures for such purposes as food process innovation, product development, quality control, and safety assurance.

The journal encompasses all topics related to food property measurement and characterization, including all types of measured properties of food and food materials, features and patterns, measurement principles and techniques, development and evaluation of technologies, novel uses and applications, and industrial implementation of systems and procedures.

  • Dedicated to the latest research and results in property measurement and characterization of food and food materials
  • Presents measured food properties of all types and their characteristics/patterns associated with processing, environment change, and other treatments
  • Covers development, novel use or evaluation of measurement or sensing principles, methods, techniques, procedures, and instruments
  • 100% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Jinglu Tan
Publishing model
Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

Journal metrics

2.431 (2020)
Impact factor
2.347 (2020)
Five year impact factor
10 days
Submission to first decision (Median)
233,503 (2021)
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Electronic ISSN
2193-4134
Print ISSN
2193-4126
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  1. AGRICOLA
  2. BFI List
  3. Baidu
  4. CAB Abstracts
  5. CLOCKSS
  6. CNKI
  7. CNPIEC
  8. Current Contents/ Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences
  9. Dimensions
  10. EBSCO Discovery Service
  11. EI Compendex
  12. Google Scholar
  13. IFIS Publishing
  14. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  15. Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  16. Naver
  17. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  18. Portico
  19. ProQuest Agricultural & Environmental Science Database
  20. ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  21. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  22. SCImago
  23. SCOPUS
  24. Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)
  25. Semantic Scholar
  26. TD Net Discovery Service
  27. UGC-CARE List (India)
  28. WTI AG
  29. Wanfang
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