About MTS Publications

The Journal 

The Marine Technology Society Journal is our flagship publication, which has been published under its current title since 1969.

The Journal includes the highest caliber, peer-reviewed papers on subjects including marine technology, ocean science, marine policy, and more. 

Current Impact Factor:  .678
Eigenfactor:  000111
Article Influence Score:  .264

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The MTS Journal invites submissions of original manuscripts based on research within one of the professional disciplines of the Society. Review the submission guidelines for more information.

Please contact Managing Editor Amy Morgante about submitting manuscripts for the MTS Journal.

Editorial Calendar

Volume 53, Number 3: May/June 2019 – Progress and Trends of Marine Observing, Monitoring and Surveillance Technologies from China

Guest editors: HAN Jia-xin, Director of National Ocean Technology Center; GAO Yan-bo, Professor of National Ocean Technology Center; LIU Wei, Editor and Translator of Journal of Ocean Technology; WANG Yi, Associate Professor of National Ocean Technology Center Ads due: April 29, 2019

Volume 53, Number 4: July/August 2019Innovations from Ocean Exchange

Guest Editor: Millicent Pitts

Ads due: June 24, 2019

Volume 53, Number 5: September/October 2019 – State of Technology Report 2019-

Guest Editor: Donna Kocak

Ads due: August 26, 2019

Volume 53, Number 6: November/December 2019 – TBD

Ads due: October 28, 2019


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Editorial Board

Kelli Hunsucker, Ph.D.
Emily Ralston, Ph.D.
Florida Institute of
Andrew M. Clark, Ph.D., P.E.
The Link Foundation
Alicia M. Gorton, Ph.D., PMO
Pacific Northwest National
Ann Jochens, Ph.D.
Texas A&M University
Donna Kocak
HARRIS CapRock Corporation
Brock Rosenthal
Ocean Innovations
Scott Kraus, Ph.D.
New England Aquarium
Ralph Rayner, Ph.D.
BMT Limited
Prasanta K. Sahoo, PhD.
Institute of Technology


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