The Optical Society (OSA) publishes high-quality, peer-reviewed articles in its portfolio of journals, which serve the full breadth of the optics and photonics community.
Advances in Optics and Photonics (AOP) publishes comprehensive review articles and multimedia tutorials appropriate for students, researchers, faculty, business professionals and engineers. The all-electronic journal's authoritative content covers advances in optics and photonics from fundamental science to engineering applications. AOP is led by Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Govind Agrawal, who, assisted by the journal's distinguished associate editors, solicits articles and manages peer review.
Designed to capture the most significant advances in optics and photonics, the journal includes:
- Long review articles and comprehensive tutorials
- Internal navigational links and external reference linking
- Multimedia enhancements, such as animation and video
- Prominent and respected authors at the forefront of their fields
- Distinguished associate editors and dedicated peer review support
- High standards of production quality and reliability
AOP also considers Letters to the Editor and Comments on published review articles.
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Key Journal Metrics
Impact Factor: 12.368 (ranked 3rd out of 86 journals)*
5-Year Impact Factor: 18.565 (ranked 2nd out of 86 journals)*
Article Influence Score: 7.33 (ranked 2nd out of 86 journals)*
Median Time to Publication: 167 days
*According to Optics category rankings in the 2015 Journal Citation Reports® (Thomson Reuters, 2016)
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University of Rochester, USA
Associate EditorsKishan Dholakia, University of St. Andrews, UK
Anderson S. L. Gomes, Universidade Federal of Pernambuco, Brazil
Malin Premaratne, Monash University, Australia
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