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List of credible physics journals

  1. Mar 9, 2015 #1
    This is by no means a complete list. It is constantly revised. This initial list is compliments of @ZapperZ. Please contact a mentor if you'd like a journal added. Links to each journal will be added in the future.

    Physical Review Letters (PRL)
    Review of Modern Physics
    Physical Review A
    Physical Review B
    Physical Review C
    Physical Review D
    Physical Review E
    Physical Review X
    Physical Review Applied
    Physical Review Accelerators and Beams
    Physical Review Physics Education Research
    Physical Review Materials
    Physical Review Fluids
    Applied Physics Express
    Classical and Quantum Gravity
    Communications in Theoretical Physics
    Europhysics Letters
    European Journal of Physics
    Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
    Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical
    Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
    Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics
    Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics
    Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter
    Journal of Physics: Conference Series
    Journal of Semiconductors
    Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment
    Laser Physics
    Laser Physics Letters
    Materials Research Express
    Measurement Science and Technology
    Methods and Applications in Fluorescence
    Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering
    New Journal of Physics
    Nuclear Fusion
    Physica Scripta
    Physical Biology
    Physics Education
    Physics in Medicine and Biology
    Physiological Measurement
    Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion
    Plasma Science and Technology
    Plasma Sources Science and Technology
    Quantum Electronics
    Reports on Progress in Physics
    Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics
    Science and Technology of Advanced Materials
    Semiconductor Science and Technology
    Smart Materials and Structures
    Superconductor Science and Technology
    Surface Topography: Metrology and Properties
    The Astronomical Journal
    The Astrophysical Journal
    The Astrophysical Journal Letters
    The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series
    Translational Materials Research
    Acoustics Research Letters Online
    AIP Conference Proceedings
    American Journal of Physics
    Applied Physics Letters
    Applied Physics Reviews
    Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science
    Computers in Physics
    Computing in Science & Engineering
    JCP: BioChemical Physics
    Journal of Applied Physics
    The Journal of Chemical Physics
    Journal of Laser Applications
    Journal of Mathematical Physics
    Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology
    Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A - Vacuum, Surfaces, and Films
    Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B - Nanotechnology and Microelectronics: Materials, Processing, Measurement, and Phenomena
    Low Temperature Physics
    Medical Physics
    Physics of Fluids
    Physics of Particles and Nuclei
    The Physics Teacher
    Review of Scientific Instruments
    Surface Science Spectra
    Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Letters
    Annals of Physics
    Physica A
    Physica B
    Physica C
    Physica D
    Physica E
    Physics Letters A
    Physics Letters B
    Physics Reports
    Physics Procedia
    Science and Technology of Advanced Materials
    Solid State Communications
    Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
    Solid State Sciences
    Superlattices and Microstructures
    Surface and Coatings Technology
    Surface Science Surface Science Letters
    Surface Science Reports
    Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics
    Journal of Macroeconomics
    Journal of Magnesium and Alloys
    Journal of Magnetic Resonance
    Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials
    Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids
    Last edited: Feb 14, 2018
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  3. Mar 9, 2015 #2
    These additional journals are endorsed by science advisor @DrClaude

    European Physical Journal Series
    Computer Physics Communications
    Journal of Computational Physics
    Combustion and Flame
    Molecular Physics
    Proceedings of the Royal Society A
    Nature Physics
    Nature Communications
    Nature Materials
    Communications in Mathematical Physics
    Annual Review of Condensed Matter Physics
    Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics
    Journal of Low Temperature Physics
    IEEE Transactions
    Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials
    Canadian Journal of Physics
    Journal of the Physical Society of Japan
    Applied Physics A
    Applied Physics B
    Journal of Statistical Physics
    Journal of the Optical Society of America A
    Journal of the Optical Society of America B
    Optics Express
    Optics Letters
    Applied Optics
    Photonics Research
    Journal of Optics
    Journal of Research of NIST
    Physical Review Special Topics - Accelerators and Beams
    Physical Review Special Topics - Physics Education Research
    New Journal of Physics
    Last edited: Mar 10, 2015
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