China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) published its official journal Research in partnership with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in September, 2018.
Research is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary, and selective Open Access journal, published quarterly under a Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). This means that the content of the journal is freely available to all readers upon publication.
Caption: The cover of the brochure of CAST official journal Research (Image courtesy of
The journal aims to publish high-quality primary research, applied research, reviews, editorials and views from authors across the globe. Topics of particular interest include, but are not limited to as the followings:
·Biology and life sciences
·Micro- and nano-science
·Artificial intelligence and information science
·New energy studies
·Mechanical science and engineering
·Emerging materials research
·Robotics and advanced manufacturing
·Technological applications of all research
Research is the first journal in the Science Partner Journal (SPJ) program which was launched by AAAS in late 2017 which features high-quality, online-only, open-access publications produced in collaboration with international research institutions, foundations, funders, and societies.
Science and Technology Review Publishing House, the official publishing house of CAST, has set up the editorial board of the journal. Prof. Cui Tianhong from the University of Minnesota serves as the international Editor in Chief.
The editorial board is constituent of fifty-six experts from ten countries across the disciplines that the journal hopes to cover. All the editorial board members are leading experts in their research domain, including Charles Lieber from Harvard University, John A. Rogers and Huang Yonggang from the Northwestern University.
CAST also plans to organize annual international conferences to discuss relevant topics the journal concerns. With leading experts invited to be keynote speakers, CAST hopes to make the conference a platform for scientists to get together and communicate science broadly for the benefit of all people.
Research encourages online submission, please submit your manuscript to it via Editorial Manager http://www.editorialmanager.com/research/default.aspx, contact it at firstname.lastname@example.org, and get an open access of it by visiting https://spj.sciencemag.org/research/ .
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