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Nano Convergence is a peer-reviewed, international and interdisciplinary journal that seeks to facilitate communication among scientists from a variety of research areas whose topics are closely related to nanoscience and nanotechnology. The journal pursues the convergence of various technologies, from nano- to microscopic scale, which will lead to discovering new scientific areas and developing new research opportunities. - Read more

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Impact Factor : 13.4 (2023)

Downloads : 604,251 (2023)

Journal Rank in Categories
- Physics, Applied (Q1, 93.6%)
- Materials Science, Multidisciplinary (Q1, 92.6%)
- Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (Q1, 90.4%)

Collections open to submissions

NANO KOREA Symposium 2024 

Guest Edited by Prof. Dr. William Jo

Metal & Oxide Based Nanocomposite Materials and their Applications

Guest Edited by Hye-won Seo

Emerging nanotheranostic technologies for the advanced personalized medicine

Guest Edited by Bong Geun Chung, PhD; KiBum Lee, PhD

Surface-enhanced Raman Scattering

Guest Edited by Seunghyun Lee, PhD; Jaebum Choo, PhD

2D material-based photonics

Guest Edited by Su-Hyun Gong, PhD; Sejeong Kim, PhD



NANO KOREA Symposium 2024 

Metal & Oxide Based Nanocomposite Materials and their Applications


Emerging nanotheranostic technologies for the advanced personalized medicine

Surface-enhanced Raman Scattering

2D material-based photonics

Smart Nanobiomaterials for Therapeutic and Diagnostic Applications     

The 13th International Conference on Advanced Materials and Devices (ICAMD2023)

NANO KOREA Symposium 2023

3D bioprinting-based biomaterials for tissue engineering

Neuromorphic Computing: Materials, Devices, and Mechanisms

Emerging quantum phenomena in van der Waals materials

PV technology leading a sustainable carbon-neutral society: Perovskite Solar Cells

Remote and van der Waals epitaxy

Nanophotonics meet functional imaging


Synthesis and Applications of Colloidal Nanocrystals for Emerging Applications

The 20th International Symposium on the Physics of Semiconductors and Applications (ISPSA 2022)

Global Photovoltaic Conference 2022 (GPVC 2022)

NANO KOREA Symposium 2022
Collection published on: 10 October 2022

Fluorite Structure Ferroelectric Materials and Devices
Collection published on: 1 October 2022

Novel Nanobiophotonic Approaches for Sensing and Imaging
Collection published on: 23 May 2022

Atomically Tailored Nanocatalysts for Energy Applications
Collection published on: 12 April 2022


Photonic Nanomedicine
Collection published on: 10 November 2021

The 12th International Conference on Advanced Materials and Devices (ICAMD2021)
Collection published: 01 June 2022

Biomolecular Assembly in Nanoscale
Collection Published on: 13 January 2022

Nanotechnology Enabled Battery Breakthrough
Collection published on: 7 June 2021

Cancer-targeted imaging and therapy
Collection Published on: 4 October 2021

Recent Research Trend on 2D Transition Metal Carbides or Carbonitrides MXene Nanomaterials
Collection published on: 17 February 2021

Sustainable Hydrogen Production
Collection published on: 11 February 2021

Organs-on-a-chip for nanoscience and technology
Collection published on: 2 February 2021


Advance in Photonic Devices Scaling Down to the Nanoscale
Collection published on: 26 May 2020


Flexible Display and Integrated Sensor
Collection published on: 8 August 2019

Soft Materials
Collection published on: 10 June 2019

Solar Fuel Generation
Collection published on: 12 March 2019

Synthesis, Self-Assembly, and Applications of Colloidal Inorganic Nanocrystals
Collection published on: 2 February 2019


Nanopatterning Lithography and Applications
Collection published on: 10 July 2018

Collection published on: 22 March 2018


Novel plasmonics and metamaterials devices
Collection published on: 11 December 2017

Advanced Nanomaterials and Devices for Next Generation Energy Technologies
Collection published on: 25 July 2017

Beyond Nanomaterials
Collection published on: 27 June 2017

Advanced characterization methods for nano-materials
Collection published on: 29 March 2017

Nanopatterning Lithography
Collection published on: 1 March 2017


Soft Electronics
Collection published on: 15 March 2016


Collection published on: 9 November 2015

Editor profiles

William Jo, Editors-in-Chief

New Content ItemWilliam Jo is the professor of Ewha Womans University, KOREA.

Main Editors

Nano Convergence Lectureship Award 2023

Nano Convergence Award is annually given to outstanding researchers who have contributed to development of nanotechnology. We, editorial committee of Nano Convergence, would like to welcome your recommendations to this awards.

Article collections open for submissions

NCON regularly publishes thematic collections of articles focusing on a specific topic, guest-edited by experts in the field. We currently have a number of collections open for submissions.

Be sure to click the "collections" tab in the Articles box below to view the collections that have already been published!

Societies, Partners and affiliations

Korea Nanotechnology Research Society KoNTRS

About this journal

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Co-Publisher Information
Co-publication with Korea Nanotechnology Research Society

Abstracting and indexing services
Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI)
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ProQuest Materials Science & Engineering Database
ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection
ProQuest Technology Collection
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PubMed Central
Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)

Annual Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact 2023
    Journal Impact Factor: 13.4
    5-year Journal Impact Factor: 10.7
    Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.842
    SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 2.222

    Speed 2023
    Submission to first editorial decision (median days): 32
    Submission to acceptance (median days): 76

    Usage 2023
    Downloads: 604,251
    Altmetric mentions: 73