Topical Collection: Materials Science - Advances in Materials and Processing Techniques

The special issue will be interested in receiving manuscript contributions in the following areas:

  1. Effects of processing parameters on the macro- and micro-properties of all engineering materials.
  2. Innovations/ Improvements in processing techniques of all classes of engineering materials including sustainability.

The topics of articles may be in one or more of the following areas:

  • Metallic materials and their alloys; composite materials; non-metallic materials; bio-compatible materials; sensor materials.
  • Manufacturing processes such as forming; machining; joining; welding; laser processing; plasma processing; micro and nano processing; quality and reliability issues of products & their applications.

Guest editors

  • Dr. Kaushik Kumar
  • Dr. B Sridhar Babu

Papers must describe original research and must not be simultaneously submitted to a journal or a conference with proceedings.

All submissions should follow the instructions available at:

Authors can directly submit their papers at During the submission procedure, please select the title of this Topical Collection from the section/category (drop down menu) in Editorial Manager.