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

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  • The only general analytical chemistry journal supported by a large group of learned societies around the world; free online access for members of the co-owning societies
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  • Open Choice, offers authors to have their journal articles made available with full open access in exchange for payment of a basic fee
  • Special features such as Analytical Challenge, Educational articles, Topical paper collections
  • Publishes outstanding research results from all areas of analytical and bioanalytical science
  • Provides critical reviews, current trends and communications
  • Also offers popular column on career development and the teaching of analytical science
  • Includes reviews of books and software
  • Presents a challenging trimonthly puzzle
  • 98% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again
  • 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
Chair Editor
  • Adam T. Woolley
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Hybrid. Open Choice – What is this?
Impact factor: 3.286 (2018)
Five year impact factor: 3.217 (2018)
Acceptance to publication: 20 days
Downloads: 1,711,343 (2018)


Journal updates

  • 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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  • ABCs Educational Articles

    ABCs of Education and Professional Development in Analytical Science is a forum for articles that describe educational innovations or activities designed to advance the professional development of analytical and bioanalytical chemists or that help people better manage their careers and build the skills to thrive in their careers.

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