Advanced Functional Materials
Advanced Functional Materials  
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DisciplineMaterials Science
Edited byJoern Ritterbusch
Publication details
Former name(s)
Advanced Materials for Optics and Electronics 1992 - 2000, Chemtronics 1986 - 1991 , Journal of Molecular Electronics 1985 - 1991
Publication history
Wiley-VCH (Germany)
Standard abbreviations
Adv. Funct. Mater.
ISSN1616-301X (print)
1616-3028 (web)

Advanced Functional Materials is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, published by Wiley-VCH. Established in February 2001, the journal began to publish monthly in 2002 and moved to 18/year in 2006, biweekly in 2008, and weekly in 2013.

It has been published under other titles since 1985.[1][2][3]


Coverage of this journal encompasses all topics pertaining to materials science. Topical coverage includes photovoltaics, organic electronics, carbon materials, nanotechnology, liquid crystals, magnetic materials, surfaces and interfaces, and biomaterials. Topics in physics and chemistry. Publishing formats include original research papers, feature articles and highlights.


It was established in 2001 by Peter Gregory, the Editor of Advanced Materials, when the Wiley journal Advanced Materials for Optics and Electronics was discontinued.

Advanced Functional Materials is the sister journal to Advanced Materials and publishes full papers and feature articles on the development and applications of functional materials, including topics in chemistry, physics, nanotechnology, ceramics, metallurgy, and biomaterials. Frequent topics covered by the journal also include liquid crystals, semiconductors, superconductors, optics, lasers, sensors, porous materials, light-emitting materials, magnetic materials, thin films, and colloids.

The current editor-in-chief is Joern Ritterbusch; David Flanagan was previously the editor-in-chief.

Abstracting and indexing

Advanced Functional Materials is indexed in the following bibliographic databases:[2]

  • Thomson Reuters Web of Science
  • CSA Illunina
  • Chemical Abstracts Service (ACS)
  • Compendex
  • FIZ Karlsruhe Databases
  • Polymer Library
  • SCOPUS (Elsevier)

See also


  1. ^ "AFM Product Info". Wiley Online Library October 2010. Retrieved .
  2. ^ a b "CAS Source Index (CASSI)". Bibliographic information for this journal. American Chemical Society. September 2010. Retrieved .
  3. ^ See LCCN in infobox. Library of Congress. September 2010.

External links

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