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Product Catalogue and pricing

2015 Product Catalogue and prices now available

IOP Publishing's 2015 Product Catalogue and prices for customers based outside of the Americas are now available on our Librarian Channel.

20 Aug 2014Bristol, UK
Webinar with Professor Yaroslavsky

Advanced Digital Imaging Laboratory Using MATLAB®: Questions and answers from the webinar

Professor Leonid Yaroslavsky answers questions that we did not have time for in the IOP ebooksTM Meet the author webinar.

12 Aug 2014Bristol, UK
Access to Research logo

Six months in, and 80% of UK library services sign up to Access to Research

10 million academic articles, including content from IOP Publishing, now included in the initiative.

06 Aug 2014Bristol, UK
IOP Publishing logo

Journals from IOP Publishing show Impact Factor growth

The 2013 Impact Factors, published by Thomson Reuters, once again show growth for many of the journals published by IOP Publishing.

30 July 2014Bristol, UK

IOP Publishing in the news

Many of IOP's products, people and developments regularly appear in the media. A selection of this coverage is listed below. IOP Publishing is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

Artificial heart to pump human waste into future robots

Covered by New Scientist, Fox News and Metro

. 08 Nov 2013Bioinspiration and Biomimetics

Heat waves to become more frequent and severe

Covered by the Independent and Guardian

. 15 Oct 2013Environmental Research Letters

Scientists model extraordinary performance of Bolt

Covered by BBC, USA Today and Popular Science

. 26 Jul 2013European Journal of Physics

Australian physicists cast new light on spin-bowling

Covered by Guardian, New York Times and The Telegraph

. 05 Jul 2013Physica Scripta

Researchers estimate over two millions death annually from air pollution

Covered by BBC News, Guardian and CNN

. 12 Jul 2013Environmental Research Letters

Research news


Researchers prove stability of wonder material silicene

An international team of researchers has taken a significant step towards understanding the fundamental properties of the two-dimensional material silicene by showing that it can remain stable in the presence of oxygen.

12 Aug 2014Bristol, UK
fish pollution

Water-polluting anxiety drug reduces fish mortality

A drug that is commonly used to treat anxiety in humans and which regularly finds its way into surface waters through wastewater effluence has been shown to reduce mortality rates in fish.

08 Aug 2014Bristol, UK
cigarette butts

Used-cigarette butts offer energy storage solution

A group of scientists from South Korea have converted used-cigarette butts into a high-performing material that could be integrated into computers, handheld devices, electrical vehicles and wind turbines to store energy.

05 Aug 2014Bristol, UK
solar super storm

August's Physics World: Scientist underlines threat of inevitable "solar super-storms"

In this month’s issue of Physics World, Ashley Dale from the University of Bristol warns of the “catastrophic” and “long-lasting” impacts of “solar super-storms” and the dangers we face if the threat continues to go unnoticed.

01 Aug 2014Bristol, UK
land grabbing

"Land grabbing" could help feed at least 300 million people

Crops grown on "land-grabbed" areas in developing countries could have the potential to feed an extra 100 million people worldwide, a new study shows.

27 June 2014Bristol, UK
MRSA image

Notorious pathogen forms slimy "streamers" to clog up medical devices

US researchers have moved a step closer to preventing infections of the common hospital pathogen, Staphylococcus aureus.

27 June 2014Bristol, UK

Researchers target smartphone cameras with "smart glass" micro-iris

A small, low-powered camera component made from a "smart glass" material has been created by a group of researchers in Germany with the hope of inspiring the next generation of smartphone cameras.

19 Jun 2014Bristol, UK