Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry (ABC) - the society journal for rapid publication and global visibility of (bio-)analytical research!

ABC is the only general analytical chemistry journal supported by a large group of learned societies around the world. Its mission is the rapid publication of excellent and high-impact research articles on fundamental and applied topics of analytical and bioanalytical measurement science. Its scope is broad, and ranges from novel measurement platforms and their characterization to multidisciplinary approaches that effectively address important scientific problems.

The journal provides Critical Reviews, current Trends and Communications in addition to Research Papers. Special features are the Analytical Challenge, educational articles and topical paper collections.

Benefits for authors and readers

  • Open Choice, offers authors to have their journal articles made available with full open access in exchange for payment of a basic fee
  • full-color illustrations of accepted articles free of charge
  • free online access for members of the co-owning societies
  • 98% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

Journal information

Editors
  • Antje J. Baeumner,
  • Hua Cui,
  • Günter Gauglitz,
  • Gérard Hopfgartner,
  • Luigi Mondello,
  • Maria Cruz Moreno-Bondi,
  • David Charles Muddiman,
  • Sabine Szunerits,
  • Qiuquan Wang,
  • Stephen A. Wise,
  • Joseph Zaia
Chair Editor
  • Adam T. Woolley
Publishing model
Hybrid. Open Access options available

Journal metrics

3.637 (2019)
Impact factor
3.444 (2019)
Five year impact factor
1,694,427 (2019)
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Latest issue

Volume 412

Issue 23, September 2020

NIR excitation/emission fluorescent probe for imaging of cysteine/SCF-MS for analyzing chemicals of emerging concern/CE/MC-ICP-MS for on-line species-specific isotopic analysis of sulfur/Novel alkaline phosphatase activity sensing strategy

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Journal updates

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

  • ABC Highlights and Papers in Forefront

    ABC Highlights are invited by the ABC Editors, authored by rising stars and top experts in the field. Papers in Forefront are exceptional papers that the Editors selected guided by peer review.


    You can freely access and read these most recent articles for a period of 8 weeks.

  • Analytical Challenges

    The Analytical Challenge series invites us to pause and think about some analytical problem using the old fashioned paper and pencil method. This column is not here to teach analytical chemistry but to offer glimpses of fundamental problems worth pondering over.

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Electronic ISSN
1618-2650
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1618-2642
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