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14 Jun 2018

IOP Publishing launches two Reviews journals

IOP Publishing has launched two new review journals, dedicated to biomedical engineering and energy research. To build on the success of Reports on Progress in Physics, and IOP Publishing’s established energy and biomedical engineering titles, the new journals focus on authoritative reviews and opinion pieces in the most significant areas of biomedical engineering and energy...

05 Jun 2018

IOP introduces Print on Demand for journals

Readers, researchers and authors can now order print versions of IOP Publishing journals whenever they require them. IOP Publishing’s journal titles will be available as Print on Demand (POD) copies, delivered through printing partner Hobbs. Starting on 5 June 2018,  37 titles will be available in print via this system, covering issues from 2008 onwards....

04 Jun 2018

Tracking tool allows authors to follow their article’s progress

Authors for IOP Publishing journals can now quickly and easily find out what is happening to their submission throughout the publication process, using the Track my article page on our Publishing Support site. In response to feedback from our authors, IOP Publishing has designed the system to be simple and easy to use. Authors can...

01 Jun 2018

Physics World science communication award 2018

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Physics World, IOP Publishing and several Chinese partner organizations have established a new science-writing award focusing on the advances China is making in science, technology, engineering and medicine. The award aims to communicate research advances to a global scientific audience, and is open to early-career researchers from China working...

25 May 2018

Plasma Research Express – a new journal from IOP Publishing

IOP Publishing is introducing Plasma Research Express (PREX) as a new addition to its plasma physics portfolio. Led by Editor-in-Chief Professor Hae June Lee (Pusan National University, Republic of Korea), PREX is a broad, multidisciplinary journal publishing new experimental and theoretical research covering all areas of fundamental, engineering, and applied plasma science at low and...

24 May 2018

IOP Publishing unveils new company website

IOP Publishing has launched a fully redesigned company website. The new site features improved navigation, allowing users to find content with ease, while the content itself is tailored to focus on the customer’s needs. Head of marketing Jo Allen said: “The new site has been designed with our customers at the forefront. It has a...

11 May 2018

Peer review information now available for online articles

You can now access detailed information about the peer review process research published on IOPscience has been through. In response to community feedback, we have introduced a new peer review information module for online papers. The module is displayed in the ‘article information’ section. It tells you if the article went through single or double...

07 Mar 2018

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft to grow open access publishing with IOP

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (MPG) and IOP Publishing (IOP) have announced a new pilot agreement to help grow the society’s participation in open access publishing. The new Institutional Research Licence has been developed by IOP to enable institutions to manage the cost of hybrid article publication charges (APCs) against their journals licence fee, enabling institutions to support the...

01 Mar 2018

IOP Publishing reveals new look for Physics World

IOP Publishing has relaunched its award-winning science news website Physics World, the start of a phased development programme for the specialist publisher’s science news services that will run through the first half of 2018. “Our key motivation throughout the relaunch project has been to make it easier for users to discover the content of most...

27 Feb 2018

IOP launches trio of interdisciplinary open access journals

IOP Publishing, home of the respected Journal of Physics series, has launched three new, high-impact open access journals. In recognition of the increasingly interdisciplinary nature of research, the scope of these new journals will focus on research covering three aspects of the physical world that will shape the future of our planet: energy, materials and...

19 Feb 2018

IOP Publishing to expand double-blind peer review after pilot success

IOP Publishing (IOP) has announced the expansion of its double-blind peer review programme, following a successful pilot on two of its journals. IOP is experimenting with different peer review models as part of its commitment to providing high-quality peer review and meeting the future needs of the research communities we serve. In double-blind peer review,...

25 Jan 2018

Stanford scientist wins inaugural Steven Vogel Young Researcher award

Dr David Lentink from Stanford University, USA, has been named winner of the inaugural Bioinspiration & Biomimetics Steven Vogel Young Investigator Award 2017. The award recognises early career excellence in the journal’s field, and is open to researchers in the 10 years after completing their PhD. Dr Lentink’s multidisciplinary laboratory at Stanford University studies biological...