Submission Invitation: Polymers Special Issue

‘Superhydrophobic Polymer Coatings and Films’

A member of the Sound of Ice team, Rafal Kozera (TECPAR) , has been appointed Guest Editor of the Special Issue “Superhydrophobic Polymer Coatings and Films” of the open access journal “Polymers” (ISSN 2073-4360; IF 4.967, Q1 in the WoS category of Polymer Science).

For this reason, researchers specialised in this field are called on to make an excellent contribution (article/review) to this issue. Participating researchers will receive a discount for this publication and will enjoy several advantages:

High Visibility—Indexed by various databases (including SCIE (WoS), Scopus, and PubMed (PMC)). Fast Processing—A first decision is provided to authors approximately 12.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken within 3.6 days.

Follow-Up Promotion—The Polymers promotion team provides a FREE post-publication promotion service to increase exposure of the paper to targeted audiences.

Article Processing Charge

The article processing charge (APC) for each accepted paper is 2400 CHF, which includes an English editing service. Based on your strong background and continuous contribution to the field, we would like to invite you to contribute one well-prepared article or review paper and we will offer a special discount of 700 CHF for manuscripts submitted before 30 March 2023.


How to submit

1. Open the link (, click the button “Submit to Special Issue”, Login

2. Fill in the submission information and upload files;

3. Leave a short note in your cover letter that “This paper was submitted to special issue Superhydrophobic Polymer Coatings and Films.” More information can be found at: