Laser Physics is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering research on the physics and technology of lasers and their applications. It is owned and editorially managed by Astro Ltd. and published on their behalf by IOP Publishing. The journal was established in 1990 with Alexander M. Prokhorov as founding editor-in-chief until 2002. The current editor-in-chief is Pavel P. Pashinin (A.M. Prokhorov General Physics Institute). It is a sister journal to Laser Physics Letters.

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

Science Citation Index Expanded
Current Contents


The journal was published by MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica from 1991 to 2005, by Springer Science+Business Media from 2006 to 2012, and since then by IOP Publishing. Its sister journal, Laser Physics Letters, was established in 2004.
See also


External links

Official website

Physics Encyclopedia



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