Green Technology aspects of precision engineering and manufacturing are becoming ever more important in current and future technologies. New knowledge in this field will aid in the advancement of various technologies that are needed to gain industrial competitiveness. To this end IJPEM - Green Technology aims to disseminate relevant developments and applied research works of high quality to the international community through efficient and rapid publication. IJPEM - Green Technology covers novel research contributions in all aspects of "Green" precision engineering and manufacturing.

The journal's specific focus areas include, but are not limited to:

-Energy Saving and Waste Reduction in Manufacturing Processes
-Manufacturing of New and Renewable Energy Devices
-Design and Manufacturing of Green Products
-Materials for Green Manufacturing
-Management and Policy for Sustainable Manufacturing

IJPEM-GT is published bi-monthly. The contents of the journal are classified into three parts: Regular Paper, Short Communication and Review. Peer review is conducted using Editorial Manager®, supported by a database of international experts from all over the world. This database is shared with the International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing.

2018 Impact Factor is 4.561, top 6.9% (9/129) in the category of Engineering-Mechanical and top 14.2% (7/49) in the category of Engineering-Manufacturing.

Special Issue(s) will be published on timely topics, and details can be found in the Call for Paper page.

Awards and recognitions:
-Highly Commended Paper Award
-Most Cited Paper Award
-Most Downloaded Paper Award
-Most Contribution Award

-Editor-in-Chief's Choice

2014/2015 issues are freely available online through SpringerLink.

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4.171 (2019)
Impact factor
4.598 (2019)
Five year impact factor
70 days
Submission to first decision
228 days
Submission to acceptance
74,460 (2019)

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