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24 Nov 2020

IOP Publishing unveils new open access environmental journal series

Environmental Research: Infrastructure and Sustainability is the first of a new series of OA titles building on IOPP’s established environmental journals IOP Publishing (IOPP) is launching a suite of new open access (OA) environmental journals, marking the creation of the Environmental Research series. Environmental Research: Infrastructure and Sustainability (ERIS) is the first new title to...

19 Nov 2020

IOP Publishing signs transformative agreement with the Polish Academic Consortium

Society publisher now has 14 licensing agreements in place in 10 countries IOP Publishing (IOPP) has signed a new open access (OA) transformative agreement with the Polish Academic Consortium. Under the three year ‘read and publish’ agreement, authors affiliated with the consortium’s member institutions can publish open access in 42 IOPP journals with no article...

16 Nov 2020

Work in Publishing Week at IOP Publishing

This week is #WorkInPublishing Week, a national campaign run by the Publishers’ Association to inspire young people aged 14-24 to pursue a career in publishing. To mark the week, some of our colleagues have told us what attracted them to a career in academic publishing and why they enjoy working at IOP Publishing. Craig Brownhill,...

23 Oct 2020

IOP Publishing’s International Quantum Technology award winners are announced

The winners of IOP Publishing’s International Quantum Technology ‘young scientist’ and ‘emerging researcher’ awards have been announced. The awards, which received nearly 50 nominations, were introduced to recognise and support scientific excellence and development of quantum technology researchers at the early stages of their career. The judging panel selected the winners based upon their significant...

19 Oct 2020

IOP Publishing’s virtual International Quantum 2020 conference starts today

Event to be livestreamed over four days IOP Publishing and the Institute of Physics (IOP) have kicked off Quantum 2020 virtual conference today. Over 3000 researchers from industry, academia and government from across the globe will be joining the inaugural event to discuss some of the most cutting-edge directions in quantum science and technology. The...

06 Oct 2020

Congratulations to the 2020 Nobel Laureates in Physics

The wait is over! The winners of this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics have been announced. Congratulations go to the three Laureates sharing this year’s prize for their work on black hole discoveries – Roger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez. Dr. Penrose was awarded half the prize for “the discovery that black hole formation...

06 Oct 2020

IOP Publishing appoints new sales and marketing director

Julian Wilson to lead global sales and marketing teams IOP Publishing (IOPP) has appointed Julian Wilson as the company’s new sales and marketing director. He will be responsible for the development and execution of the global sales and library marketing strategy which will include building relationships with library customers, academic consortia and corporations. Julian joins...

24 Aug 2020

Steven Hall, managing director of IOP Publishing, to retire in 2021

Antonia Seymour, publishing director, named as successor Steven Hall has informed the IOP council of his intention to retire from his role as managing director of IOP Publishing (IOPP) in March 2021. He will be succeeded by IOPP’s publishing director, Antonia Seymour. Steven has been managing director since 2010. Under his leadership, IOPP has significantly...

13 Aug 2020

IOP Publishing joins Research4Life to boost access to scientific research in low-income countries

IOP Publishing has joined Research4Life, a multi-organisation partnership aiming to reduce the knowledge gap between high-income and low- and middle-income countries by making scholarly, professional and research information more accessible. It means that IOPP’s journals – which span more than 40 subject areas reaching beyond physics and into materials science, biosciences, environmental sciences, mathematics, engineering...

03 Aug 2020

Quantum 2020 registration officially opens

Registration has officially opened for Quantum 2020, a virtual conference hosted by IOP Publishing and the Institute of Physics (IOP). The conference is being organised in partnership with the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) and the Chinese Physical Society (CPS), a long-standing partner of IOP Publishing. Thanks to generous sponsorship, attendance at...

30 Jul 2020

Announcing the winners of #IOPPposter

Twitter poster conference connected scientific researchers over twenty-four hours IOP Publishing has announced the seven winners of #IOPPposter, its first poster conference hosted on Twitter. The winners for each subject area were: Physics – Alexia Beale Materials – Kagiso Loeto Environment and energy – Sarah Asiri Chemistry – Philippe Schwaller Maths and computation – Sarah Guerin...