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Advances in Optics and Photonics

Advances in Optics and Photonics



Advances in Optics and Photonics (AOP)

Advances in Optics and Photonics
Editor-in-Chief: Govind Agrawal, University of Rochester
ISSN: 1943-8206
4 issues per year

Designed to capture the most significant advances in optics and photonics, the journal includes:

  • Long review articles with internal navigational links and external reference linking
  • Peer-reviewed tutorials with multimedia enhancements
  • Prominent and respected authors at the forefront of their fields
  • Distinguished associate editors and dedicated peer review support
  • High standards of production quality and reliability

Links to selected review articles recently published in other OSA journals. Letters to editor and replies to published review articles or tutorials are welcomed.

Coverage in AOP encompasses theoretical and experimental optics along with applications of optics and photonics technology. Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Govind Agrawal, assisted by the journal's distinguished associate editors, solicits articles and manages peer review.

Any prospective author can submit a proposal by contacting the editor directly or by sending an email to the editorial staff using the address aopmss@osa.org. The proposal requirements can be found here.

Each AOP article has navigational links and external reference linking for easy sourcing and enhanced learning. Tutorials may include interactive components such as animation and video to maximize their reach. An enhanced HTML format for each article is offered in addition to the traditional PDF format. The HTML article offers a variety of navigation options and allows readers to access the MathML code behind each equation. See XHTML help for information on browser requirements.

AOP is indexed in the following places:

Elsevier BV Compendex (COMPuterized ENgineering InDEX)
Electronics and Communications Abstracts (Online), Core
Referativnyi Zhurnal
Web of Science

Editor in Chief

Govind Agrawal, University of Rochester

Associate Editors

Kishan Dholakia, University of St. Andrews
Benjamin J. Eggleton, The University of Sydney
Anderson S. L. Gomes, Universidade Federal of Pernambuco


Peer Review E-mail Phone
Robert Bernstein, Associate Publisher aopmss@osa.org 202-416-1926
Electronic submission questions cwashi@osa.org 202-416-1926
AOP Fax Number 202-416-6129
Article proposals aopmss@osa.org
Editorial Production E-mail
Dan Franzen, Senior Managing Editor dfranz@osa.org 202-416-1943
General Information
Online journal technical support aopmss@osa.org
Copyright permission requests copyright@osa.org
Elizabeth Nolan, Chief Publishing Officer
M. Scott Dineen, Senior Director, Publishing, Production & Technology.
Kelly Cohen, Sr. Publisher
Christopher Videll, Director, Production & Technology
Keith Allen, Deputy Sr. Director of Publishing Sales and Marketing

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