Free Scopus SCI journals in mechanical engineering

It is always recommended to publish in non-APC journals. This blog post aims to provide a free (non-paid) Scopus mechanical engineering journals list.

We have listed below around 15 free (non-APC) Scopus, SCI mechanical engineering journals that publish without publication charges.

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List of Free Scopus mechanical engineering journals

Railway Engineering Science

Railway Engineering Science is a research journal that publishes research related to Computational Mechanics. This journal is published by Springer Nature. The ISSN of this journal is 26624745.

E-ISSN: 26624745
Open Access: YES
Subject: Computational Mechanics
Citescore: 0.7
SNIP: 0
SJR: 0
Quartile: 4

Advances In Aerodynamics

Advances In Aerodynamics is a research journal that publishes research in the field of aerodynamics. This journal is published by SpringerOpen. The ISSN of this journal is 2524-6992.

The Advances In Aerodynamics is indexed in:

  • UGC CARE
  • Web of Science (ESCI)
  • DOAJ

Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering

Chinese Journal Of Mechanical Engineering is a research journal that publishes research in the field of robotics, intelligent manufacturing technology, advanced transportation equipment, ocean engineering equipment, and smart materials. This journal is published by SpringerOpen. The ISSN of this journal is 2192-8258.

The Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering is indexed in:

  • UGC CARE
  • Web of Science (SCIE)
  • DOAJ

Clean Energy

Clean Energy is a research journal that publishes research related to Management, Monitoring, Policy, and Law. This journal is published by Oxford University Press. The ISSN of this journal is 2515396X.

E-ISSN: 2515396X
Open Access: YES
Subject: Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law
Citescore: 3
SNIP: 1.231
SJR: 0.593
Quartile: 2

Propulsion and Power Research

Propulsion And Power Research is a research journal that publishes research related to Aerospace Engineering. This journal is published by Elsevier. The ISSN of this journal is 2212540X.

The Propulsion and Power Research is indexed in:

  • UGC CARE
  • Scopus
  • Web of Science (SCIE)
  • DOAJ

Journal of Science: Advanced Materials and Devices

Journal Of Science: Advanced Materials And Devices is a research journal that publishes research related to Materials Science (miscellaneous). This journal is published by Elsevier. The ISSN of this journal is 24682179.

E-ISSN: 24682179
Open Access: YES
Subject: Materials Science (miscellaneous)
Citescore: 7.6
SNIP: 1.574
SJR: 0.898
Quartile: 1

Journal of Materiomics

Journal Of Materiomics is a research journal that publishes research related to Metals and Alloys. This journal is published by the Chinese Ceramic Society. The ISSN of this journal is 23528486.

Impact Factor: 6.425
Journal Rank: 1163
SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 1.697
Quartile: Q1

The Journal of Materiomics is indexed in:

  • UGC CARE
  • Scopus
  • Web of Science (SCIE)
  • DOAJ

Friction

Friction is a research journal that publishes research related to Mechanical Engineering. This journal is published by Tsinghua University Press. The ISSN of this journal is 22237704.

Impact Factor: 6.167
Journal Rank: 1266
SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 1.221
Quartile: Q1

Progress in Natural Science: Materials International

Progress In Natural Science: Materials International is a research journal that publishes research related to Materials Science (all). This journal is published by Elsevier. 

Open Access: YES
Subject: Materials Science (all)
Citescore: 6.6
SNIP: 1.282
SJR: 0.864
Quartile: 1

International Journal of Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace

International Journal Of Aviation, Aeronautics, And Aerospace is a research journal that publishes research related to Safety, Risk, Reliability, and Quality. This journal is published by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. The ISSN of this journal is 23746793.

Open Access: YES
Subject: Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
Citescore: 0.7
SNIP: 0.417
SJR: 0.159
Quartile: 4

Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy

Journal Of Modern Power Systems And Clean Energy is a research journal that publishes research related to Energy Engineering and Power Technology. This journal is published by IEEE. The ISSN of this journal is 21965420.

Impact Factor: 3.265
Journal Rank: 4322
SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 1.078
Quartile: Q1

The Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy is indexed in:

  • UGC CARE
  • Scopus
  • Web of Science (SCIE)
  • DOAJ

Materials for Renewable and Sustainable Energy

Materials For Renewable And Sustainable Energy is a research journal that publishes research related to Materials Chemistry. This journal is published by Springer Nature. The ISSN of this journal is 21941467.

E-ISSN: 21941467
Open Access: YES
Subject: Materials Chemistry
Citescore: 4.3
SNIP: 0.855
SJR: 0.535
Quartile: 2

Applied and Computational Mechanics

Applied And Computational Mechanics is a research journal that publishes research related to Computational Mechanics. This journal is published by the University of West Bohemia. The ISSN of this journal is 23361182.

Open Access: YES
Subject: Computational Mechanics
Citescore: 1.4
SNIP: 0.235
SJR: 0.129
Quartile: 3

International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering

International Journal Of Automotive And Mechanical Engineering is a research journal that publishes research related to Automotive Engineering. This journal is published by The Automotive Engineering Centre (AEC), Universiti Malaysia Pahang. The ISSN of this journal is 21801606.

The International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering is indexed in:

  • UGC CARE
  • Scopus
  • Web of Science (ESCI)
  • DOAJ

Tribology in Industry

Tribology in Industry is open access, peer-reviewed international journal with a primary objective to provide the academic community and industry with the submission of original research and applications related to tribology.

SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.311
Quartile: Q2
Cite Score: 2.4
SNIP: 1.065

Archive of Mechanical Engineering

Archive of Mechanical Engineering is an international Open Access journal publishing works of wide significance, originality, and relevance in most branches of mechanical engineering.

SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.301
Quartile: Q3
Cite Score: 2.1
SNIP: 0.648

Archives of Metallurgy and Materials

Archives Of Metallurgy And Materials is a research journal that publishes research related to Metals and Alloys. This journal is published by the Polish Academy of Sciences.

Impact Factor: 0.767
Journal Rank: 11606
SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.258
Quartile: Q3

The Archives of Metallurgy and Materials is indexed in:

  • UGC CARE
  • Scopus
  • Web of Science (SCIE)
  • DOAJ

eXPRESS Polymer Letters 

EXPRESS Polymer Letters is a research journal that publishes research related to Polymers and Plastics. This journal is published by Budapesti Muszaki Egyetem, Department of Polymer Engineering.

Impact Factor: 4.161
Journal Rank: 2813
SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.695
Quartile: Q1