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09 Jun 2021

IOP Publishing collaborates with OpenAthens and SeamlessAccess to improve user experience

IOP Publishing (IOPP) has enhanced access to scientific research by streamlining its online authentication process for researchers. IOPP achieved this by working with world-leading identity and access management specialist, OpenAthens, and the global cross-stakeholder SeamlessAccess organisation. Collaboration The trio collaborated to enhance the user login journey to access research published by IOPP. Integration of the...

03 Jun 2021

Irish institutions to benefit from IOP Publishing transformative agreement

Four-year read and publish agreement signed with IReL  IOP Publishing has signed a transformative agreement with the IReL consortium in Ireland. Through the ‘read and publish’ agreement, which lasts until the end of 2024, authors affiliated with eight member institutions of the consortium can publish open access papers in IOPP’s hybrid journals, with no article publication charges for qualifying articles at...

27 May 2021

IOP Publishing joins SDG Publishers Compact affirming commitment towards developing sustainable practices

Pledge is underpinned by IOP Publishing’s new Sustainability Collection of SDG-related content IOP Publishing (IOPP) has become a signatory of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Publishers Compact, a pledge which sees publishers working together to achieve the SDGs by 2030. Launched in October 2020 in collaboration with the International Publishers Association, the SDG Publishers...

26 May 2021

#IOPPposter is bigger and broader – IOP Publishing’s twitter poster conference returns

IOP Publishing’s #IOPPposter twitter conference is set to bring the global scientific community together again with 24-hours dedicated to online discussion and knowledge exchange about the latest research in emerging areas of interest. Building on the success of last year’s event, which generated more than 50 posters submitted from participants in 17 countries, this year...

10 May 2021

IOP Publishing hosts inaugural Environmental Research conference to unite efforts to tackle environmental threats

IOP Publishing (IOPP) is launching Environmental Research 2021 as a free-to-attend virtual conference for global stakeholders that will bring leading environmental experts together to share knowledge and address important challenges relating to the environment and sustainability. Taking place between 15 and 19 November, Environmental Research 2021 comes at a critical time as the world tries...

21 Apr 2021

IOP Publishing’s new name-change policy supports greater inclusion in publishing

IOP Publishing (IOPP) has implemented a new policy which will allow authors to change their name on previously published research.  The move is part of IOPP’s commitment to ensuring an open, supportive and inclusive research environment. People change their name for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to gender identity, marriage, divorce, or...

20 Apr 2021

IOP Publishing announces the winners of the 2020 Reviewer Awards

Reviewer Awards for 2020  IOP Publishing (IOPP) is pleased to announce the winners of its Reviewer Awards for 2020. Each year outstanding reviewers are selected by IOPP’s Editors based on the quality, quantity and timeliness of their reviews.  Most journals chose one person to receive the Reviewer of the Year Award and select a number...

09 Apr 2021

Winner of the 2020 Nanotechnology Young Researcher Award

We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2020 Nanotechnology Young Researcher Award which recognises early career brilliance and is open to PhD students and researchers within the first five years of completing their PhD. Over 80 excellent nominations were received which were considered by considered by the Editorial Board of Nanotechnology with an overall...

10 Mar 2021

IOP Publishing’s new state-of-the-art elearning hub to boost peer review knowledge and competency for a future generation of reviewers

Always-on, comprehensive suite of online courses expands access to Peer review excellence: IOP training and certification Researchers around the world can now build their peer review competency online through IOP Publishing’s (IOPP) new state-of-the-art peer review elearning hub. The hub extends access to ‘Peer review excellence: IOP training and certification’, the world’s first peer review...

04 Mar 2021

IOP Publishing releases 2020 highlights report

 IOP Publishing has released its 2020 highlights report, setting out how it continued to deliver recognition, impact and value to the global scientific community. its response to the challenges and opportunities faced throughout the year and progress on key initaitives. Click here to read the full report.   

24 Feb 2021

Landmark agreement between IOP Publishing and Bibsam to extend access to research through all-inclusive approach

 Swedish institutions will benefit from a comprehensive OA transformative agreement that will accelerate open access publishing and extend access to high quality research IOP Publishing (IOPP) has struck a new open access (OA) transformative agreement with Swedish consortium, Bibsam. Under the terms of this new three-year read and publish agreement, Bibsam’s member institutions will benefit from: Unlimited OA publishing with no article publication charges for authors in all IOPP hybrid, fully gold and eligible partner journals Publishing under...

01 Feb 2021

IOP Publishing announces its first transformative agreement in Finland

Three year read and publish agreement signed with VTT IOP Publishing (IOPP) has signed its first open access (OA) transformative agreement in Finland. The three year ‘read and publish’ agreement with the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT) enables the institution’s authors to publish open access in 58 hybrid IOPP and partner journals at...