MTS Journal Scopes
The Marine Technology Society Journal is the flagship publication of the Marine Technology Society. It publishes the highest caliber, peer-reviewed papers on subjects of interest to the society: marine technology, ocean science, marine policy and education. The Journal is dedicated to publishing timely special issues on emerging ocean community concerns while also showcasing general interest and student-authored works.
Current Impact Factor: .678
Article Influence Score: .264
*MTS Members, click the "MTS Journal Online" link at right.
Calls For Papers
The MTS Journal invites submissions of original manuscripts based on research within one of the professional disciplines of the Society.
Upcoming editions of the MTS Journal:
- Volume 50, Number 4: July/August 2016
Research Initiatives in Europe: Cooperation for Blue Growth
Guest Editors: Andrea Caiti, Giuseppe Casalino, & Andrea Trucco
Draft manuscripts due February 22, 2016 More information here.
- Volume 50, Number 5: September/October 2016
Bio-inspiration for Marine Technologies
Guest Editor: Jason D. Geder
Draft manuscripts due April 25, 2016. More information here.
Volume 50, Number 6: November/December 2016
Military Activities: Preserving the Legacy, Evaluating Threats, and Mitigating Impacts
Guest Editors: Geoff Carton and Lisa Symons
Draft manuscripts due July 7, 2016 More information here.
- Volume 51, Number 1: January/February 2017
Draft manuscripts due August 25, 2016
- Volume 51, Number 2: March/April 2017
Marine Biofouling and its Prevention
Draft manuscripts due October 18, 2016
Information for submitting manuscripts can be found at here.
Authors who intend to submit a manuscript are encouraged to complete an author information form (available on the website listed above) and return it to Amy Morgante as soon as possible.
For comments, suggestions or requests, please send email to Amy Morgante.
The MTS Journal is a publication of the Marine Technology Society. The Marine Technology Society has published the MTS Journal under its current title since 1969.
The MTS Journal (Print ISSN 0025-3324) is published six times a year by the Marine Technology Society.
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Permission and reprint inquiries should be directed to Suzanne Voelker at the MTS Office at (202) 717-8705 ext. 102.
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2016 subscription Rates
Members: An online subscription to the MTS Journal is a benefit of individual membership in the Marine Technology Society. Visit the MTS Web site for more information and to join.
Institutions: The MTS Journal is available to institutional subscribers in both print and online formats. Subscription prices are:
- Online only (including15 years archived online Journal issues): US$465
- Online with print: (including 14 years archived online Journal issues) US$499
- Print only within the USA: US$155; Canada: US$155 ;International: US$250 (Includes shipping.)
For subscription inquiries please call Suzanne Voelker, (202) 717-8705 ext. 102.
Full 2016 price sheet available at Journal Price List 2016
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Please contact Managing Editor Amy Morgante about submitting manuscripts for the MTS Journal.
Anni Vuorenkoski Dalgleish, Ph.D.
Harbor Branch Oceanographic
Institute at Florida Atlantic University
Scott Kraus, Ph.D.
New England Aquarium
Ralph Rayner, Ph.D.
Ann Jochens, Ph.D.
Texas A&M University
Dhugal Lindsay, Ph.D.
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science & Technology
HARRIS CapRock Corporation
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute