Published on Monday February 12, 2007
Dr. Yury Gogotsi, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and Director of the A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute, has been appointed as Co-Editor of Carbon, an international journal sponsored by the American Carbon Society and published by Elsevier.
One of the top materials journals in the world, Carbon publishes papers about research on carbonaceous solids with an emphasis on graphene-based materials. The journal has an impact factor of 3.42, a number that has been on the rise over the past 5 years. Dr. Gogotsi has been assigned with the task to further increase the impact of this journal and to increase its percentage of articles focused on advanced carbon materials and nanomaterials. His three-year appointment will begin on April 1, 2007.