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Submission is open for “Spatial Effects in Polymer Chemistry”, edited by Helmut Ritter.

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Call for Papers – Spatial Effects in Polymer Chemistry


published on 18 Jan 2017

Submission is open for “Spatial Effects in Polymer Chemistry”, edited by Helmut Ritter.

This is an announcement for the call for papers for the Thematic Series entitled, “Spatial Effects in Polymer Chemistry”, where you can submit your most exciting, original research to the Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry as a peer-reviewed article.

The Thematic Series will comprise articles that cover all relevant aspects of spatial effects in polymer chemistry including preparation, characterisation and modification of organic polymers.

Submission Deadline

March 31, 2017

How to Submit

Please inform Professor Ritter if you intend to submit a manuscript, and if so, in which format (Review, Research Article or Letter). When you are ready to submit your article, please upload it directly to the Beilstein Publishing System along with your cover letter containing the following information:

Thematic Series: Spatial Effects in Polymer Chemistry
Guest Editor: Helmut Ritter

Before submitting your article, please carefully review the Instructions for Authors and consult the Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry Editorial Team if you have questions regarding submission and processing of your article.


BJOC is a platinum open-access journal (submission fees are fully funded by the Beilstein-Institut, all articles remain open to the public), publishing high-quality peer-reviewed articles that are archived and indexed in all major repositories, search engines and databases – complete with a DOI specific to your paper. You retain the rights to your paper according to the Creative Commons Attribution License agreement. To ensure only high-quality articles are published, each article undergoes an initial quality check, plagiarism check and peer review.

Thematic Series

BJOC began publishing theme-grouped volumes (Thematic Series) in 2006 and has demonstrated great success with more than 60 Thematic Series published to date. Note that the articles of this series will appear together on the Thematic Series webpage, but will be individually published in the regular journal stream as soon as they are completed – no waiting on the entire volume to be accepted before your article is available online!

Please contact me with any questions regarding the scope of this Thematic Series. I look forward to receiving your submissions.

Professor Helmut Ritter

Editor of the Thematic Series: “Spatial Effects in Polymer Chemistry