Beiträge zur Tabakforschung International/Contributions to Tobacco Research

The Journal of BTFI GmbH

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Beiträge zur Tabakforschung International/Contributions to Tobacco Research welcomes new, unpublished original contributions and review articles relating to the various aspects of tobacco science, including physical and chemical analysis of tobacco and tobacco smoke, pertinent matters to the manufacture of tobacco products, research into tobacco plants including biotechnology, plant treatment substances, protecting agents, leaf tobacco, statistical data processing, and human smoking behaviour including biomonitoring.

Rejection Rate

  • 15-25%, according to numbers in questionnaire

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Advistory Board:
Aglika Edreva, Sofia, Bulgaria
Bernhard Eitzinger, delfortgroup AG, Traun, Austria
Daniel Heck, RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
Hubert Klus, St. Pölten, Austria
John H. Lauterbach, Bergerac Seed & Breeding, Bergerac, France
Lutz Müller, Dresden, Germany
Yukio Nakanishi, Yokohama, Japan
Michael W. Ogden, RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC , USA
Stephen Purkis, Bristol, UK
Prof. Elmar Richter, Walther Straub Institute, Department of Toxicology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Wolfram Roeper, Hamburg, Germany
Anthony R. Tricker, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Wolfgang Trinkies, Bayreuth, Germany
Jean-Louis Verrier, Bergerac Seed & Breeding, Bergerac, France
Martin R. Ward, Southampton, UK

Prof. Dr. Wolf-Dieter Heller
Prof. Dr. Gerhard Scherer


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Journal Information
Impact Factor

CiteScore 2018: 0.69

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2018: 0.295
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2018: 0.491

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