About the Journal

Superficies y Vacío is an international journal that publishes researh articles in the field of Surfaces, Materials and Vacuum, in English and in Spanish, having a peer review process, single blind. It is indexed at SciELO, Latindex and SJR.

Head Editor

Dr. Miguel Angel Santana-Aranda

Departamento de Física, CUCEI, Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico


Associate Editors

Dr. Enrique Camps Carvajal

Departamento de Física, Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Nucleares, Mexico


Dr. Horacio Estrada

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, United States


Dr. Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera

Nanomaterials Theory Institute, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA


Dr Ernesto Marín Moares

Laboratorio de Técnicas Fototérmicas, CICATA, IPN, Mexico


Dr. Cristo Manuel Yee Rendon

Facultad de Ciencias Físico-Matemáticas, Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa, Mexico


Dr. Martin Zapata-Torres

Laboratorio de Materiales Funcionales, CICATA, IPN, Mexico


Open Access Policy

Superficies y Vacío 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 Sociedad Mexicana de Ciencia y Tecnología de Superficies y Materiales wants to acknowledge the technical and financial support from the following sponsors: