Optical Review


Optical Review
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DisciplineOptical science, optical engineering
Edited bySuezo Nakadate
Publication details
0.702 (2012)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Opt. Rev.
ISSN1340-6000 (print)
1349-9432 (web)
OCLC no.53863964
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Optical Review is a bimonthly peer-reviewed scientific journal that was established in 1994 and is published by Springer Science+Business Media in partnership with the Optical Society of Japan. The editor-in-chief is Suezo Nakadate. The journal publishes research and review papers in all subdisciplines of optical science and optical engineering.

Subdisciplines include general and physical optics, spectroscopy, quantum optics, optical computing, photonics, optoelectronics, lasers, nonlinear optics, environmental optics, adaptive optics, and space optics. Optics regarding the visible spectrum, infrared, and short wavelength optics are also included. Coverage encompasses required materials as well as suitable manufacturing tools, technologies, and methodologies.

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and/or indexed in:[1]

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2012 impact factor of 0.702.[2]

See also


  1. ^ "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2013-12-27.
  2. ^ "Optical Review". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013.

External links

  • Official website
  • Optical Review at Optical Society of Japan website
  • NLM Catalog