Physical Review Letters (Phys Rev Lett)

Publisher: American Physical Society, American Physical Society

Journal description

Physical Review Letters is charged with providing rapid publication of short reports of important fundamental research in all fields of physics.

Current impact factor: 7.51

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 7.512
2013 Impact Factor 7.728
2012 Impact Factor 7.943
2011 Impact Factor 7.37
2010 Impact Factor 7.621
2009 Impact Factor 7.328
2008 Impact Factor 7.18
2007 Impact Factor 6.944
2006 Impact Factor 7.072
2005 Impact Factor 7.489
2004 Impact Factor 7.218
2003 Impact Factor 7.035
2002 Impact Factor 7.323
2001 Impact Factor 6.668
2000 Impact Factor 6.462
1999 Impact Factor 6.095
1998 Impact Factor 6.017
1997 Impact Factor 6.14
1996 Impact Factor 6.477
1995 Impact Factor 6.297
1994 Impact Factor 6.626
1993 Impact Factor 7.111
1992 Impact Factor 7.375

Impact factor over time

Impact factor
Year

Additional details

5-year impact 7.36
Cited half-life 8.80
Immediacy index 2.53
Eigenfactor 0.94
Article influence 3.45
Website Physical Review Letters website
Other titles Physical review letters online, PRL online
ISSN 1079-7114
OCLC 31492939
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details

American Physical Society

  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author can archive a post-print version
  • Conditions
    • On author's personal website, employer's website or institutional repository
    • Author's post-print on open repository
    • Publisher's version/PDF may be used
    • Link to publisher version required
    • Publisher copyright and source must be acknowledged with citation
    • Publisher last contacted on 29/02/2012
    • Publisher last reviewed on 27/10/2014
  • Classification
    green

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