Founded in 1970, General Relativity and Gravitation has been the first journal dedicated to all aspects of the classical theory of general relativity. Published under the auspices of the International Society on General Relativity and Gravitation (ISGRG), it presents the most important aspects of modern gravitational physics.

  • Devoted to all theoretical and experimental aspects of modern gravitational physics
  • Published under the auspices of the International Society on General Relativity and Gravitation
  • Presents letters, research papers, review articles and comments
  • Guarantees high quality by thorough peer review

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Editors-in-Chief
  • Pablo Laguna,
  • Mairi Sakellariadou
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

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2.513 (2020)
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1.892 (2020)
Five year impact factor
19 days
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106,970 (2021)
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Electronic ISSN
1572-9532
Print ISSN
0001-7701
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