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Year: 2010

12 Nov 2010

Physics World Archive now available within IOPscience extra

IOPscience extra subscribers can now access the entire Physics World Archive. This contains more than 11,000 news items, feature articles, comments and reviews dating back to 1988. “Physics World has long been the flagship magazine for the Institute of Physics” said Tony O’Rourke, Assistant Director at IOP Publishing. “The inclusion of the Physics World Archive...

05 Nov 2010

IOP Publishing and IUPAP C20 sign five-year agreement

IOP Publishing and the International Union for Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) Commission on Computational Physics have signed a five-year framework agreement for publishing open-access conference proceedings. This is the first formal publishing agreement of its kind between IOP and IUPAP and will mean that the proceedings of the annual Conference on Computational Physics will...

29 Oct 2010

IOP Publishing launches first Spanish language site

IOP Publishing has today announced the launch of its first Spanish language website to help create better access to its services in Latin America. The site has been launched in response to research by IOP publishing among scientists, librarians, and students in Latin America about scholarly communications. “Latin America is an important market for us...

18 Oct 2010

IOP Publishing achieves Impact Factor success for the sixth year running

The 2009 Impact Factors, just released by Thomson Reuters, show significant growth for many journals published by IOP Publishing (IOP) for the sixth year running. This year, 25 of the titles published by IOP Publishing (IOP) have seen an increase in citations from last year. Additionally, 17 titles have had an increase of over 10%...

05 Oct 2010

Congratulations to the 2010 Nobel Prize in Physics winners

IOP Publishing would like to congratulate the winners of this year’s Nobel Prizes in Physics. To celebrate their achievements, all the winners’ previous work published with IOP Publishing is now free to read until the end of 2010. The 2010 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov for their...

11 Jun 2010

ProQuest dissertations exclusively available to IOPscience extra customers in beta release

IOPscience extra subscribers can now search for ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (PQDT) from the IOPscience website platform. For the first time, physics-related graduate works are available directly alongside IOP Publishing peer-reviewed journal content. Researchers can now discover even more in the beta release of this new feature. When searching for content, users can view ProQuest...

15 Mar 2010

IOP Publishing receives positive feedback on its new iPhone apps

IOP Publishing (IOP) is extremely pleased with the response to its two new iPhone applications. These applications include the physicsworld.com newsflash app and the IOPscience express app, which were both launched in January 2010. The physicsworld.com newsflash app, which has had over 3,600 downloads to date, enables users to download the latest news articles from...

19 Feb 2010

Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) Initiative for IOP Publishing’s journals

IOP Publishing (IOP) is pleased to announce that it has achieved the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) ranking for 51 of 62 of its journals hosted on the website IOPscience. The Australian Research Council undertook evaluations of the research in Australian higher education institutions at a discipline level according to research quality and activity....

05 Feb 2010

New look for IOPscience

Our smart new design for IOPscience is now live. As well as a cleaner, more modern look, the updated site exploits some best-of-breed web technologies to make IOPscience even easier to navigate than before. We haven’t changed or moved any of the core functionality, so the new design shouldn’t affect the way you navigate through...

11 Jan 2010

IOPscience express for the iPhone

We are pleased to announce the launch of IOPscience express, an iPhone application that has been designed to keep you up to date with the latest articles to appear in IOP-owned journals. IOPscience express allows you to view and download articles that have been published in IOP-owned journals over the last two years. You can...