Astrophysics (Ap) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal which publishes research in theoretical and observational astrophysics. Founded by V.A. Ambartsumian in 1965,Astrophysics is one of the international astronomy journals. The journal covers space astrophysics, stellar and galactic evolution, solar physics, stellar and planetary atmospheres, interstellar matter. Additional subjects include chemical composition and internal structure of stars, quasars and pulsars, developments in modern cosmology and radiative transfer.


Astrophysics is a translation of the peer-reviewed Russian language journal Astrofizika.

  • Presents recent theoretical and experimental advances in astrophysics
  • Covers planetary atmospheres, interstellar matter, solar physics, and space astrophysics

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  • Arthur Nikoghossian
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0.655 (2020)
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6,677 (2020)
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1573-8191
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0571-7256
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