Wood Science and Technology publishes original scientific research results and review papers covering the entire field of wood material science, wood components and wood based products. Subjects are wood biology and wood quality, wood physics and physical technologies, wood chemistry and chemical technologies. Latest advances in areas such as cell wall and wood formation; structural and chemical composition of wood and wood composites and their property relations; physical, mechanical and chemical characterization and relevant methodological developments, and microbiological degradation of wood and wood based products are reported. Topics related to wood technology include machining, gluing, and finishing, composite technology, wood modification, wood mechanics, creep and rheology, and the conversion of wood into pulp and biorefinery products.

  • Spans the entire field of wood and pulp
  • Coverage includes the composition of wood, wood products technology and pulp processing
  • 90% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

Journal information

Editors-in-Chief
  • Klaus Richter,
  • Jan-Willem van de Kuilen
Publishing model
Hybrid (Transformative Journal). Learn about publishing Open Access with us

Journal metrics

2.109 (2019)
Impact factor
2.232 (2019)
Five year impact factor
62 days
Submission to first decision
209 days
Submission to acceptance
132,257 (2020)
Downloads

Latest articles

This journal has 97 open access articles

Subscribe

eJournal
$119.00
Note this is only the net price. Taxes will be calculated during checkout.
  • Immediate online access with complete access to all articles starting 1997
  • Downloadable in PDF format
  • Subscription expires 12/31/2021

About this journal

Electronic ISSN
1432-5225
Print ISSN
0043-7719
Abstracted and indexed in
  1. AGRICOLA
  2. ANVUR
  3. BFI List
  4. CAB Abstracts
  5. CNKI
  6. Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
  7. Current Contents/ Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences
  8. Current Contents/Engineering, Computing and Technology
  9. Dimensions
  10. EBSCO Academic Search
  11. EBSCO Discovery Service
  12. EBSCO Engineering Source
  13. EBSCO STM Source
  14. EI Compendex
  15. EMBiology
  16. Google Scholar
  17. INSPEC
  18. Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China
  19. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  20. Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  21. Meta
  22. Naver
  23. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  24. PaperChem
  25. ProQuest Agricultural & Environmental Science Database
  26. ProQuest Central
  27. ProQuest Environmental Science
  28. ProQuest Materials Science and Engineering Database
  29. ProQuest Natural Science Collection
  30. ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection
  31. ProQuest Technology Collection
  32. ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  33. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  34. SCImago
  35. SCOPUS
  36. Science Citation Index
  37. Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
  38. TD Net Discovery Service
  39. UGC-CARE List (India)
  40. WTI Frankfurt eG
Copyright information

Rights and permissions

Springer policies

© Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature