Journal subject areas

The journal subject areas are defined by the following index terms below. These terms represent the keywords to be chosen for assignment of submitted manuscripts to individual associate editors.

Sensor principles and phenomena

  • mechanical and inertial sensors
  • thermal sensors
  • optical and infrared sensors
  • magnetic sensors
  • chemical and biochemical sensors

Measurement systems

  • sensor signal processing and electronics
  • sensor–actuator systems
  • multi-sensor systems
  • sensor networks
  • energy supply systems

Measurement theory, uncertainty, and modelling of measurements

  • measurement uncertainty
  • measurement theory and science

Sensor technologies

  • sensor materials
  • modelling and simulation
  • MEMS technology
  • packaging
  • characterization and testing
  • printing techniques
  • flexible and textile substrates


  • process control
  • automation
  • smart home
  • robotics
  • production measurement technology
  • automotive and mobility
  • medical
  • environmental monitoring
  • safety and security
  • energy (generation, transport, distribution, storage, consumption)
  • biotechnology
  • quantum sensing