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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Editors-in-Chief
  • Pablo Laguna,
  • Mairi Sakellariadou
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2.513 (2020)
Impact factor
1.892 (2020)
Five year impact factor
45 days
Submission to first decision
132 days
Submission to acceptance
87,877 (2020)
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Electronic ISSN
1572-9532
Print ISSN
0001-7701
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