Optics Letters


Optics Letters
Optics Letters  
Abbreviated title (ISO) Opt. Lett.
Discipline Optics
Language English
Edited by Alan E. Willner
Publication details
Publisher Optical Society of America (United States)
Publication history 1977 - present
Frequency Semi-monthly
Impact factor
(2009)
3.059
Indexing
ISSN 0146-9592 (print)
1539-4794 (web)
LCCN 77643072
CODEN OPLEDP
OCLC number 3058079
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Optics Letters is a semimonthly, peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Optical Society of America. It was first published in July, 1977. The editor-in-chief is Alan Willner (University of Southern California).[1][2][3]

Contents

Scope

The focus of Optics Letters covers all topics pertaining to optics and photonics, and often the work is research in progress. Hence, the publishing format is short and rapid communications. Optics Letters articles are limited to three published journal pages.[1]

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is indexed in the following databases:[2][4]

References

  1. ^ a b "Optics Letters home page". Journal description, impact factor, editor in chief, etc.. OSA. 2011. http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/. Retrieved 2011-01-20. 
  2. ^ a b "Library catalog" (accessed via World Cat). Bibliographic information for this journal. Harvard University (Hollis Classic library system). http://www.worldcat.org/wcpa/oclc/3058079?page=frame&url=http%3A%2F%2Fhollisclassic.harvard.edu%2FF%2F%3Ffunc%3Dfind-b%26find_code%3Dkon%26request%3DOCM03058079%26checksum%3Dc0ec66e7f70c5988561b7dd0bb63ed87&title=Harvard+University&linktype=opac&detail=HLS%3AHarvard+University%3AARL+Library. Retrieved 2010-12-27. 
  3. ^ "Online catalog". Bibliographic information for this journal. Library of Congress. http://lccn.loc.gov/77643072. Retrieved 2010-12-27. 
  4. ^ "Master Journal list" (online search). Notable databases that list this journal. Thomson Reuters. http://lccn.loc.gov/77643072. Retrieved 2010-12-27. 
  5. ^ "Physics Abstracts - Series A: Science Abstracts" (issn:0036-8091). A List by year. Absolute Backorder Service, Inc.. December 2010. http://www.absolute-inc.com/_/inventory/view.html?title=PHYSICS+ABSTRACTS+-+SERIES++A%3A+SCIENCE+ABSTRACTS&sng=true&cpt=true. Retrieved 2010-12-27. 
  6. ^ CASSI. American Chemical Society. December 2010

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