Institute Of Physics (IOP)


The Institute of Physics (IOP) is a scientific membership organisation devoted to increasing the understanding and application of physics. It has an extensive worldwide membership (currently over 34,000) and is a leading communicator of physics with all audiences from specialists through government to the general public. Its publishing company, IOP Publishing, is a world leader in scientific publishing and the electronic dissemination of physics.


IOPscience is the electronic platform, and IOPscience Extra is the product on offer providing electronic access to ALL IOP content, inclusive of all back files.  Titles published by American Astronomical Society (AAS) are not included.   It’s been designed to give easy access to scientific, technical and medical content. 


IOP Publishing has recently launched an ebook programme. The complete IOP ebooks package is split into 2 collections comprising IOP Expanding Physics TM and IOP Concise Physics TM .

  • IOP Expanding Physics publishes high-quality texts from leading voices across the research landscape on key areas in physics and related subject areas.
  • IOP Concise Physics, developed with Morgan & Claypool Publishers, focuses on shorter texts in rapidly advancing areas or topics for anyone looking for a current introduction to a subject.


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