Journal of Spectroscopy

About this Journal

Aims and scope

Journal of Spectroscopy publishes papers that report the theory and application of spectroscopy across all disciplines, including biology, chemistry, engineering, medicine, materials science, physics, and space science. Articles may contribute to fundamental research, or be highly applied, and must report important experimental results or relate to the development of new methods and instrumentation. All spectroscopic techniques lie within the scope of the journal.

As well as original research, the Journal of Spectroscopy also publishes focused review articles that examine the state of the art, identify emerging trends, and suggest future directions for developing fields.

    Bibliographic information

    ISSN: 2314-4920 (Print)
    ISSN: 2314-4939 (Online)
    DOI: 10.1155/9169

    Journal Title History

    •     Journal of Spectroscopy 2013–Current
    •     Spectroscopy: An International Journal 2012–2012 (Title Changed)
    •     Spectroscopy 1997–2012 (Title Changed)

      Open Access

      Journal of Spectroscopy is an open access journal. All articles are immediately available to read and reuse upon publication. More information about our Open Access policy can be found on our copyright page.


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          Journal of Spectroscopy
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          Acceptance rate35%
          Submission to final decision103 days
          Acceptance to publication19 days
          Journal Citation Indicator0.520
          Impact Factor2.0

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