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Call For Paper: Thematic Series

New Content Item

We invite you to submit an article to the thematic series: 

Cotton High Speed Phenotyping

Functional Genomics and Biotechnology

Physiology and Pathology

Article-processing charges

The publication costs for Journal of Cotton Research are covered by the Institute of Cotton Research (ICR, CAAS) so authors do not need to pay an article-processing charge.

Aims and scope

The journal sets out to unite researchers conducting cotton research in agricultural, biological, bioengineering and material fields. Publications shall contribute to promote multidisciplinary development of cotton science and technology.Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Germplasm resources & evolution, genetics & breeding
  • Agricultural study: Agronomy, integrated pest management & bio-safety, weed science and agricultural engineering
  • Biotechnology & bioengineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cotton molecular and cell biology, physiology and pathology
  • Fiber process & inspection


Annual Journal Metrics

  • Speed
    ​​​​​​​53 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
    48 days to first decision for all manuscripts
    86 days from submission to acceptance
    26 days from acceptance to publication


Journal Information

eISSN: 2523-3254
pISSN: 2096-5044 
CN: 41-1451/S