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.

Publishing in General Relativity and Gravitation is free of charge. Articles should be written in good English. The abstract should make clear which new results are presented. Authors may propose who among the Associate Editors will deal with their paper. All submitted articles are acknowledged and peer reviewed.

  • 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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  • Mairi Sakellariadou
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2.030 (2019)
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1.646 (2019)
Five year impact factor
53 days
Submission to first decision
142 days
Submission to acceptance
87,766 (2019)

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  1. Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
  2. CNKI
  3. Current Contents/Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences
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  8. Mathematical Reviews
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  18. Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
  19. UGC-CARE List (India)
  20. zbMATH
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