Optics Express (OPT EXPRESS)

Publisher: Optical Society of America, Optical Society of America

Journal description

Optics Express is the world's first international all-electronic journal of optics. Published bi-weekly, Optics Express offers OSA quality, rapid publication of original, peer-reviewed articles in all fields of optical science and technology. Color graphics and audio or video features are included at no extra cost to the authors. This journal is freely and widely available to readers via the Internet.

Current impact factor: 3.49

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2014 Impact Factor 3.488
2013 Impact Factor 3.525
2012 Impact Factor 3.546
2011 Impact Factor 3.587
2010 Impact Factor 3.749
2009 Impact Factor 3.278
2008 Impact Factor 3.88
2007 Impact Factor 3.709
2006 Impact Factor 4.009
2005 Impact Factor 3.764
2004 Impact Factor 3.797
2003 Impact Factor 3.219
2002 Impact Factor 2.331
2001 Impact Factor 2.027
2000 Impact Factor 1.811

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 3.50
Cited half-life 4.40
Immediacy index 0.73
Eigenfactor 0.25
Article influence 1.05
Website Optics Express website
Other titles Optics express
ISSN 1094-4087
OCLC 37160672
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

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)
    • Publisher automatically deposited in PubMed Central for selected titles
    • Must link to publisher version
    • Authors may comply with government funding agency requirements, after 12 months embargo
    • Closed access institutional repository deposit is also allowed
    • Publisher last reviewed on 10/06/2015
  • Classification
    ​ green

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