The Nonconventional Technologies Review (Revista de Tehnologii Neconvenţionale) is a scientific engineering journal published by Editura Politehnica din Timișoara on behalf of the Romanian Association for Nonconventional Technologies (Asociaţia Română pentru Tehnologii Neconvenţionale – ARTN -, which has started in 1997, with trimestrial appearance. The publication is addressed to all engineers and scientists interested in nonconventional technologies.

This review publishes original scientific papers about machining by means of nonconventional technologies, such as EDM (Electrical Discharge Machining), Ultrasonic, Chemical and Electro-Chemical Erosion, Rapid Prototyping, Selective Laser Sintering etc, preferably written in English.

All manuscripts are peer reviewed. The journal does not charge the authors any fees.
The journal is Open Access and adheres to the principles of the Budapest Open Access Initiative: the journal allow readers to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles and allow readers to use them for any other lawful purpose.

 The journal is indexed in ProQuest, EBSCOhost, DOAJ, Google Scholar and Index Copernicus, and is classified as B+ according to the Romanian journal system.



ISSN codes are: Print: ISSN 2359-8646; On-line:  ISSN 2359-8654.


The journal is published by Editura POLITEHNICA (POLITEHNICA Publishing House): on behalf of ARTN: Address: Bd. V. Pârvan, nr. 2B, Timișoara RO 300223, Phone: +40-256-404677, Email:


The previous site (with updated issue archive) can be found here:

IMPORTANT: For expedited communication, please send the articles (PDF and Word formats) and the signed and scanned Agreement to the email address