Nano Research is a peer-reviewed, international and interdisciplinary research journal that focuses on all aspects of nanoscience and nanotechnology. Submissions are solicited in all topical areas, ranging from basic aspects of the science of nanoscale materials to practical applications of such materials. All research results published in Nano Research from 2008 to 2010 are freely available online.

Nano Research publishes articles that focus on, but are not limited to, the following areas:

  • Synthesis, characterization and manipulation of nanomaterials
  • Nanoscale physics, electrical transport, quantum physics
  • Scanning probe microscopy and spectroscopy
  • Nanofluidics
  • Nanosensors
  • Nanoelectronics and molecular electronics
  • Nano-optics, nano-optoelectronics and nano-photonics
  • Nanomagnetics
  • Nanobiotechnology and nanomedicine
  • Nanoscale modeling and simulations

Nano Research offers readers an attractive mix of authoritative and comprehensive Reviews, original cutting-edge research in Communication and Full Paper formats. Rapid review to ensure quick publication is a key feature of Nano Research.

  • Covers all aspects of nanoscience and nanotechnology ranging from basic aspects of the science of nanoscale materials to practical applications of such materials
  • Presents an attractive mix of authoritative and comprehensive reviews, original articles on cutting-edge research and brief communications
  • Offers rapid review and publication of articles

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Editors-in-Chief
  • Yadong Li,
  • Shoushan Fan
Managing Editor
  • Jin Ren
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). Learn about publishing Open Access with us

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8.183 (2019)
Impact factor
8.164 (2019)
Five year impact factor
11 days
Submission to first decision
74 days
Submission to acceptance
513,207 (2020)
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Volume 14

Issue 6, June 2021

Special issue: 2021 Nano Research Young Innovators (NR45) Award in 2D materials

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  • Eighth Nano Research Award goes to Zhongfan Liu and Cees Dekker


    Tsinghua University Press and Springer Nature honor two of the world’s leading experts in nanoscience and nanotechnology


    Two outstanding scientists have been awarded the annual Nano Research Award which is sponsored by Tsinghua University Press (TUP) and Springer Nature. Zhongfan Liu is the Professor at the Peking University. Cees Dekker is the Professor at Delft University of Technology. Both winners have been invited to give keynote speeches at the 2021 Sino-US Forum on Nanoscale Science and Technology in Shenzhen, China.

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1998-0000
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1998-0124
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