Open Access

Synthesis and Sintering is a peer-reviewed, subsidized open access journal where the Synsint Research Group pays the open access fee. Authors do not have to pay any open access publication fee.
Peer-review under the responsibility of the Synsint Research Group.

Access Rights
All articles published open access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read, download, copy and distribute.

User Rights
Permitted third party reuse is defined by the following user license:

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License:
Allows users to copy and distribute the Article, provided this is not done for commercial purposes and further does not permit distribution of the Article if it is changed or edited in any way, and provided the user gives appropriate credit (with a link to the formal publication through the relevant DOI), provides a link to the license, and that the licensor is not represented as endorsing the use made of the work. The full details of the license are available at

Author Rights
For open access publishing, Synthesis and Sintering uses an exclusive licensing agreement. Authors will transfer copyright to the Synsint Research Group but will have the right to share their article in the same way permitted to third parties under the relevant user license, as well as certain scholarly usage rights.