Journal of the Optical Society of America B Impact Factor & Information

Publisher: Optical Society of America, Optical Society of America

Journal description

The Journal of the Optical Society of America B (JOSA B) emphasizes quantum optics, lasers, and nonlinear optics. JOSA B is a general research journal and complements JOSA A. It features current research on lasers, fiber optics, nonlinear optics, optical coherent transients, multiphoton processes, effects of laser radiation, spectroscopy, and advances in nonlinear optical materials, science, and technology, among other topics.

Current impact factor: 1.81

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2015
2013 / 2014 Impact Factor 1.806
2012 Impact Factor 2.21
2011 Impact Factor 2.185
2010 Impact Factor 2.095
2009 Impact Factor 2.087
2008 Impact Factor 2.181
2007 Impact Factor 2.03
2006 Impact Factor 2.002
2005 Impact Factor 2.119
2004 Impact Factor 2.649
2003 Impact Factor 2.122
2002 Impact Factor 1.835
2001 Impact Factor 2.044
2000 Impact Factor 1.943
1999 Impact Factor 2.03
1998 Impact Factor 1.853
1997 Impact Factor 2.032
1996 Impact Factor 1.926
1995 Impact Factor 2.259
1994 Impact Factor 2.157
1993 Impact Factor 1.926
1992 Impact Factor 2.276

Impact factor over time

Impact factor
Year

Additional details

5-year impact 2.02
Cited half-life 9.20
Immediacy index 0.50
Eigenfactor 0.03
Article influence 0.77
Website Journal of the Optical Society of America B website
Other titles Journal of the Optical Society of America. B, Optical physics, Optical physics, JOSA B
ISSN 0740-3224
OCLC 9921588
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

Optical Society of America

  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author can archive a post-print version
  • Conditions
    • On author's personal website, institutional website or e-print servers, including in arXiv
    • Non-Commercial
    • Publisher copyright and source must be acknowledged with set statement (see policy)
    • Set statement to accompany deposit (see policy)
    • NIH authors only may deposit in PubMed Central
    • Authors may comply with government funding agency requirements, after 12 months embargo
    • Must link to publisher version
    • Closed access institutional repository deposit is also allowed
  • Classification
    ​ green

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