Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Journal of Facade Design and Engineering presents new research results and new proven practice of the field of facade design and engineering. The goal is to improve building technologies, as well as process management and architectural design.

This journal is a valuable resource for professionals and academics involved in the design and engineering of building envelopes, including the following disciplines:

  • Architecture
  • Façade Engineering
  • Climate Design
  • Building Services Integration
  • Building Physics
  • Façade Design and Construction Management
  • Novel Material Applications.

The journal will be directed at the scientific community, but it will also feature papers that focus on the dissemination of science into practice and industrial innovations. In this way, readers explore the interaction between scientific developments, technical considerations and management issues.



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Applied practice

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The papers published in JFDE are double, blind, peer-reviewed.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

The Journal of Facade Design and Engineering is indexed in the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)


Publication Ethics

Editors, authors and we as publisher adopt the guidelines, codes to conduct and best practices developed by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).