"All scientists shall
have the right to present their scientific research results, in whole
or in part, at relevant scientific conferences, and to publish the same
in printed scientific journals, electronic archives, and any other
media" — Declaration
of Academic Freedom, Article 8.
About the Journal
in Physics is an American scientific
journal, registered with the Library
ISSN 1555-5534 (print version) and ISSN 1555-5615 (online version). Our
journal is peer reviewed and listed in the abstracting and indexing
coverage of: Mathematical
Reviews of the AMS (USA), DOAJ
of Lund University (Sweden), Scientific
Commons of the University of St.Gallen (Switzerland), Open-J-Gate
Journal of VINITI (Russia), etc. Progress in Physics
is an open-access journal published and distributed in accordance with
this means that the electronic copies of
both full-size version of
the journal and the individual papers published therein will always be
accessed for reading, download, and
copying for any user free of charge.
The journal is
issued quarterly (four issues per
year). Commencing in 2014 we changed the numbering of the journal
volumes. Annual volumes are numbered year-by-year beginning from
volume 1 (2005), while quarter issues will still be numbered as
regularly (issue 1, 2, 3, 4).
Progress in Physics
has been created for publications on advanced studies
in theoretical and experimental physics, including related themes from
mathematics. All submitted papers should be professional, in good
containing a brief review of a problem and obtained results. Short
articles are preferable. Letters related to the publications in the
journal or to the events
among the science community can be applied to the section Letters to
Progress in Physics. All that has been accepted for the
issue is printed in the paper version of the journal.
An abstract and the necessary information
about author(s) should be included in the papers.
Authors are invited
to submit manuscripts to Progress
in Physics. The journal promotes individual academic
freedom and will consider all work without regard to affiliations. For
this reason, the articles published in Progress in Physics
may not necessarily represent the scientific views of the Editorial
Board or its
individual members. All submissions will be forwarded to invited
experts, whose professional field is
close to the submission. Decision about the submission will be produced
by the Editors, according to the recommendations obtained from the side
of the reviewers.
Authors are obliged to submit their papers
in LaTeX format, strictly in accordance with the LaTeX template
of our journal.
To work with this
template you need to have TeX
software installed on your computer. It is essential that
the submission be in
LaTeX format that is the up-to-date standard of the professional
scientific publishing. Incorrectly
formatted papers (i.e. not LaTeX with the template) will not be
considered. The LaTeX file(s) must be submitted to the Editor-in-Chief.
If accepted, the final typeset will be sent to you for proofreading.
Preliminary, authors may submit papers in PDF format. If the
paper is accepted, authors can manage LaTeX typing. Do
not send MS Word documents, please: we do not use this software, so
unable to read this file format. Incorrectly formatted papers (i.e. not
LaTeX with the template) will not be accepted for publication. Those
authors who are unable to prepare their submissions in LaTeX format can
apply to a third-party payable service for LaTeX typing (ask Ebenezer Chifu, Subject
Editor, for detail).
Progress in Physics
is a non-profit/academic journal for rapid publications, and its
personnel work voluntarily. Authors must assist by conforming to this
policy, to make the publication process as easy and fast as possible.
Authors retain their rights to use their papers published in Progress in Physics
as a whole or any part of it in any other publications and in any way
they see fit. This copyright agreement shall remain valid even if the
authors transfer copyright oftheir published papers to another party.
Payment of Publication Fee
and review process does not require any payment from the side of the
submitters. Nevertheless the authors of accepted papers
are requested to pay the page charges. Progress in
is a non-profit/academic journal: money collected from the authors
cover the cost of
printing and distribution of the annual volumes of the journal along
the major academic/university
libraries of the world.
The current charge is US $10.00 for one journal
page. This is only the fee for publication, which covers the printing
and free distribution of the printed issues of the journal for the
major academic libraries of the world.
Authors can place an order for the printed quarter issues,
for additional fee: $15.00 for one printed copy of the journal, plus
$2.50/copy of postal mailing within the USA/Canada and $16.00/copy for
overseas. At least 5 printed copies should be ordered. Contact the
Editor-in-Chief for detail.
All payments should
be made by PayPal (preferred), money order, international
bank draft or by Western Union, in US
of the academic libraries of the world have moved to the electronic
format. Therefore, commencing in 2014 we stop the printing of the
quarter issues, which will be published and distributed electronically
only. However the annual volumes of Progress in Physics will be
printed. The academic libraries will receive the annual volumes for
Progress in Physics
supported solely by financial contributions from its authors. It does
not accept financial support from silent donors, private groups, or
organizations. The journal is officially hosted at http://ptep-online.com. Progress
in Physics grants permission to anyone to maintain their
personal archive of the journal, provided that these remain for
non-commerical, academic, or personal use and do not represent
themselves as official sponsors of the journal.