Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A

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Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A

General information ?

Published by:

The Royal Society Publishing

ISSN:

1471-2962

Last checked date:

07/2015

Scope:

Philosophical Transactions A publishes high quality theme issues on topics of current importance and general interest within the physical, mathematical and engineering sciences. Articles in any area of the physical sciences can be published, providing they are of high quality and likely to be of interest to a broad readership. Articles should either detail new discoveries across a broad scope or have implications outside the niche specialism of the article.

Additional free text:

This journal does not accept unsolicited submissions - all contributions are invited. Website Instructions for authors

Subject?

Main subject area:

Interdisciplinary Sciences

Breadth of subject area:

All of physical sciences

Peer review?

Peer review type:

Conventional

Peer review openness:

Closed, single blind

Selectivity:

Not very selective (IF ~1.5-3)

Open access?

Free to read option:

Paper can be free for anyone to read

Allows green OA:

Yes

Has waivers:

Yes

Has membership system:

Institutional membership

Access type:

Hybrid

Licence:

All papers are CC BY

Level of APC:

$2500-4500

Speed?

Speed to first decision:

Unknown

Speed from acceptance to publication:

Unknown

Other?

Ownership of publisher:

Society

Length restrictions:

Encouraged but not insisted on

Provides altmetrics:

Altmetric

CrossMark implemented:

Yes

Has a 2015 impact factor:

Yes

Copyedits:

Yes