The University of Iowa

Two milestones reached by the ICFM leadership with the Water Journal:

  • Selected papers from the conference will be considered for a Special Issue of the journal with guest editorship provided by S. Simonovic and M. Muste). 

WATER  (ISSN: 2073-4441) was established in 2009 and is an open access (unlimited and free access by readers) journal on water science and technology. They published 358 articles in 2015, but 1885 articles in 2018, which is a rapid development for a SCIE journal! The latest Impact Factor for 2018 is 2.524, the journal's 5-Year Impact Factor is 2.721. The journal website attracts 30 million unique monthly page views. More info at: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/water/stats . They offered us for ICFM8  30% discount on papers from the conference. Furthermore, if 5 papers are published in the special issue, we could publish another paper free of charge; if 10 papers are published, then another 2 papers will be free and so on.

  • WATER accepted a long-term partnership with the Water Journal!  By entering into this partnership, WATER will be the publication outlet for all our future Conferences.