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Co-published by The Optical Society (OSA) and Chinese Laser Press (CLP) at the Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (SIOM), Photonics Research disseminates fundamental and applied research progress in optics and photonics.
The Journal is:
- Published in English
- Open Access online with subscription-based print edition available in China
- Published monthly
- Professional composition and timely publication
- Accessible in the OSA Publishing platform and the Chinese Laser Press OpticsJournal.net platform
Topics include, but are not limited to, lasers, LEDs and other light sources; fiber optics and optical communications; imaging, detectors and sensors; novel materials and engineered structures; optical data storage and displays; plasmonics; quantum optics; diffractive optics and guided optics; medical optics and biophotonics; ultraviolet and x-rays; terahertz technology.
Photonics Research considers original research articles, feature issue contributions, invited reviews and comments on published articles.
New Editor-in-Chief and Deputy Editor for Photonics Research
Photonics Research welcomes new Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Lan Yang, and new Deputy Editor, Prof. Cun-Zheng Ning. Prof. Yang is the Edwin H. and Florence G. Skinner Professor in The Preston M. Green Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis (USA), where she also runs the Laboratory of Micro/Nano Photonics Research Group in the McKelvey School of Engineering. She was previously an Associate Editor for Optics Express. Prof. Yang is a Fellow of The Optical Society and a Senior Member of IEEE. Her research interests include fabrication, characterization and fundamental understanding of advanced nano/micro photonic devices with outstanding optical properties or novel features for unconventional control of light flow. She states, "It will be my honor to have the opportunity to lead and contribute to the growth of Photonics Research as our field continues its transformative development."
Prof. Ning is a professor of Electronic Engineering at Tsinghua University (China) and is also affiliated with Arizona State University (USA) as a professor of Electrical Engineering. Prof. Ning is a Fellow of The Optical Society, IEEE, and the Electromagnetic Academy. He has served on the Board of Editors for the Springer Series in Nano Science and Technology as well as the Springer Lecture Series in Electrical Engineering. Prof. Ning as also served as an Associate Editor for IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. His current research activities include work in the area of semiconductor optoelectronics, nanowire based photonics, and surface-plasmonic active devices such as plasmonic nanolasers. His past research interests have included laser physics and quantum optics, laser dynamics and optical instabilities, self-organizations, stochastic resonances, and geometric phases in dissipative systems.
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Key Journal Metrics
Impact Factor: 5.522 (ranked 9th out of 95 journals)*
Google Scholar h5-index: 36†
Median Time to Publication: 107 days
*According to Optics category rankings in the 2018 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate Analytics, 2019)
†July 2019 Google Scholar Optics & Photonics Top Publications.
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Editor-in-ChiefLan Yang, Washington University, St. Louis, USA
Deputy EditorCun-Zheng Ning, Tsinghua University, China
Associate EditorsEric Cassan, Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnologies, Université Paris-Sud, France
Frederic Gardes, University of Southampton, UK
Li Ge, City University of New York, USA
Junpeng Guo, University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA
Yong-Zhen Huang, Institute of Semiconductors, CAS, China
Xianmin Jin, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Hao-Chung (Henry) Kuo, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Xiaohang Li, King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, Saudi Arabia
Jinyang Liang, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS), Universite du Quebec, Canada
Huiyun Liu, University College London, UK
Zhiwen Liu, Pennsylvania State University, USA
Ryuji Morita, Hokkaido University, Japan
Cheng-Wei Qiu, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Jun Wang, SIOM, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Yunfeng Xiao, Peking University, China
Koji Yamada, AIST, Japan
Han Zhang, Shenzhen University, China
Xinliang Zhang, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
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