2024 marks a milestone year for 12 of our journals, each celebrating key anniversaries spanning from 10 to 40 years.

Collection of ACS Journals with Anniversaries in 2024

From the inaugural issue of the Journal of the American Chemical Society in 1879, ACS Publications' portfolio has grown into a robust collection of more than 80 journals, each carving out its own unique niche in the field and further maintaining the high publishing standards that have long been the hallmark of ACS journals.

2024 marks a milestone year for 12 of our journals, each celebrating key anniversaries spanning from 10 to 40 years. Learn more about each of these journals below, including commemorative editorials honoring the dedication of our authors, reviewers, editors, and readers to disseminating the most trusted, impactful research in the field of chemistry. We encourage you to revisit this post throughout the year as more anniversary editorials and content become available.

Accounts of Materials Research: 5 Years

Accounts of Materials Research publishes concise personal reviews and perspectives describing recent research developments in all aspects of materials science and engineering.

Editor-in-Chief: Jiaxing Huang

ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering: 10 Years

ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering is the leading journal in the field of biomaterials, serving as an international forum for publishing cutting-edge research and innovative ideas on a broad range of topics.

Editor-in-Chief: David L. Kaplan

ACS Central Science: 10 Years

ACS Central Science publishes the most compelling, important primary reports on research in chemistry and in allied fields, wherein chemical approaches play a key role.

Editor-in-Chief: Carolyn R. Bertozzi
Deputy Editor: Kirk Schanze

ACS Chemical Neuroscience: 15 Years

ACS Chemical Neuroscience publishes high-quality research articles and reviews that showcase chemical, quantitative biological, biophysical and bioengineering approaches to the understanding of the nervous system and to the development of new treatments for neurological disorders.

Editor-in-Chief: Jacob M. Hooker

ACS Infectious Diseases: 10 Years

ACS Infectious Diseases is the first journal to highlight chemistry and its role in the multidisciplinary and collaborative field of infectious disease research.

Editor-in-Chief: Jayanta Haldar

ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters: 15 Years

ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters publishes new findings in drug discovery, compound design and optimization, biological evaluation, drug delivery, imaging agents, and pharmacology.

Editor-in-Chief: Kelly Chibale

Bioconjugate Chemistry: 35 Years

Bioconjugate Chemistry invites original contributions on all research at the interface between synthetic and biological materials.

Editor-in-Chief: Theresa M. Reineke

Biomacromolecules: 25 Years

Biomacromolecules is the leading forum for the dissemination of cutting-edge research at the interface of polymer science and biology.

Editor-in-Chief: Sébastien Lecommandoux

Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation: 20 Years

Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation is a bi-weekly peer-reviewed journal that publishes papers on new theories, methodology in quantum electronic structure, molecular dynamics, and statistical mechanics and/or their important applications.

Editor-in-Chief: Laura Gagliardi

Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry: 35 Years

Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry, published by the American Chemical Society on behalf of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry, is a monthly, peer-reviewed journal that covers all aspects of mass spectrometry.

Editor-in-Chief: Vicki Wysocki

Langmuir: 40 Years

Langmuir focuses on the science and engineering of systems and materials in which the interface dominates structure and function.

Editor-in-Chief: Gilbert Walker

The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters: 15 Years

The Journal of Physical Chemistry (JPC) Letters is devoted to reporting new and original experimental and theoretical basic research of interest to physical chemists, biophysical chemists, chemical physicists, physicists, material scientists, and engineers.

Editor-in-Chief: Gregory D. Scholes

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