AIP Advances is an open access journal publishing in all areas of physical sciences—applied, theoretical, and experimental. All published articles are freely available to read, download, and share. The journal prides itself on the belief that all good science is important and relevant. Our inclusive scope and publication standards make it an essential outlet for scientists in the physical sciences.

AIP Advances is a community-based journal, with a fast production cycle. The quick publication process and open-access model allows us to quickly distribute new scientific concepts. Our Editors, assisted by peer review, determine whether a manuscript is technically correct and original. After publication, the readership evaluates whether a manuscript is timely, relevant, or significant.

AIP Advances offers you:
  • Rapid publication
  • Free, permanent, online access
  • Worldwide media coverage
  • Creative Commons licensing
  • Hosting on AIP's Scitation® platform
  • Indexing on Web of Science and Google Scholar

Open Access Statement

AIP Advances is an open access journal. Articles published in AIP Advances are freely accessible, without restrictions, to the global public. Authors who publish in AIP Advances retain the copyright to their work under a Creative Commons license. Under this license, users are free to share and adapt the material in any format, provided appropriate credit is given. Visit the AIP Publishing Open Access Policy for more information about our policies on open access.

2022 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate, 2023)*:

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Total Citations 19,569

* Data from the 2022 Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (Clarivate, 2023).

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