CSBJ call for papers

Call for Papers: Special Issue on "Biophysics"

Submission deadline: September 30, 2023


Guest Editor/s:

Carlo Manzo
Associate Professor
Bioinformatics and Bioimaging Group
Universitat de Vic – Universitat Central de Catalunya
Vic, Barcelona, Spain
Email: carlo.manzo@uvic.cattarget=»_blank»>
Website: https://mon.uvic.cat/qubilab/

Alex Perálvarez-Marín
Associate Professor
Biophysics Unit, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Bellaterra, Spain
Email: Alex.Peralvarez@uab.cat
Website: https://portalrecerca.uab.cat/en/persons/alex-peralvarez-marin

The main scope the special issue focused on ‘Biophysics’ would be to showcase the latest developments and advances in biophysics research, including experimental, computational, and theoretical approaches.

Possible research topics include but are not limited to:
· Membrane Structure and Function
· Biological and Medical Physics
· Computational Biophysics in health
· Cell and Tissue Biophysics
· Protein Structure, Dynamics, and Function
· Advanced Bioimaging
· Nucleic Acids and Supramolecular Complexes
· Systems Biophysics
· Machine Learning in Biophysics
· Receptors, Channels, and Transporters
· Biomechanics and Bioenergetics

Submission deadline: 30 September 2023

We encourage researchers, engineers, scientists, clinicians, and students in related fields to submit their latest work for consideration in this special issue. All manuscripts will receive expedited handling and the accepted version will appear online within one week. Please note that every accepted paper is subjected to a processing fee as per Elsevier open access journal policies.

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