Physical Review Letters

eISSN: 1079-7114pISSN: 0031-9007

Aims and Scope

Physical Review Letters (PRL), established in 1958, is a peer-reviewed, scientific journal that is published 52 times per year by the American Physical Society. As also confirmed by various measurement standards, which include the Journal Citation Reports impact factor and the journal h-index proposed by Google Scholar, many physicists and other scientists consider Physical Review Letters to be one of the most prestigious journals in the field of physics. Less

Key Metrics

CiteScore
16
Eigenfactor
0.1 - 0.5
Impact Factor
5 - 10
Scite Index
0.93 5-Year SI
SJR
Q1Physics and Astronomy (all)
SNIP
2

Topics Covered

Magnet
Neutrino
Quantum field theory
Photon
Monolayer
Phase transition
Simulation
Boson
Quantum phase transition
Room temperature
Black hole
Polaron
Flat band
Angular momentum
Proton
Renormalization group
Scattering
Exciton
Quantum information
Thermal

Journal Specifications

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Overview
  • Publisher
    American Physical Society
  • Language
    English
  • Frequency
    Weekly
General Details
  • Language
    English
  • Frequency
    Weekly
  • Publication Start Year
    1958
  • Publisher URL
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FAQs

How long has Physical Review Letters been actively publishing? Faqs

Physical Review Letters has been in operation since 1958 till date.

What is the publishing frequency of Physical Review Letters? Faqs

Physical Review Letters published with a Weekly frequency.

How many articles did Physical Review Letters publish last year? Faqs

In 2021, Physical Review Letters publsihed 2347 articles.

What is the eISSN & pISSN for Physical Review Letters? Faqs

For Physical Review Letters, eISSN is 1079-7114 and pISSN is 0031-9007.

What is Citescore for Physical Review Letters? Faqs

Citescore for Physical Review Letters is 16.

What is SNIP score for Physical Review Letters? Faqs

SNIP score for Physical Review Letters is 2.

What is the SJR for Physical Review Letters? Faqs

SJR for Physical Review Letters is Q1.

Who is the publisher of Physical Review Letters? Faqs

American Physical Society is the publisher of Physical Review Letters.