Instruments and Experimental Techniques  is an international peer reviewed journal that publishes reviews describing advanced methods for physical measurements and techniques and original articles that present techniques for physical measurements, principles of operation, design, methods of application, and analysis of the operation of physical instruments used in all fields of experimental physics and when conducting measurements using physical methods and instruments in astronomy, natural sciences, chemistry, biology, medicine, and ecology.

PEER REVIEW

Instruments and Experimental Techniques is a peer reviewed journal. We use a double blind peer review format. The average period from submission to first decision is 17 days. The average rejection rate for submitted manuscripts is 51%. The final decision on the acceptance of an article for publication is made by the Editorial Board.

Any invited reviewer who feels unqualified or unable to review the manuscript due to the conflict of interests should promptly notify the editors and decline the invitation. Reviewers should formulate their statements clearly in a sound and reasoned way so that authors can use reviewer’s arguments to improve the manuscript. Personal criticism of the authors must be avoided. Reviewers should indicate in a review (i) any relevant published work that has not been cited by the authors, (ii) anything that has been reported in previous publications and not given appropriate reference or citation, (ii) any substantial similarity or overlap with any other manuscript (published or unpublished) of which they have personal knowledge.

  • Describes advanced methods for physical measurements
  • Reviews principles of operation, design, methods of application, and analysis of the operation of physical instruments
  • Covers use of physical methods and instruments in astronomy, natural sciences, chemistry, biology, medicine, and ecology

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Leonid E. Svistov
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Hybrid. How to publish with us, including Open Access

Journal metrics

0.573 (2020)
Impact factor
0.491 (2020)
Five year impact factor
22,143 (2021)
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Electronic ISSN
1608-3180
Print ISSN
0020-4412
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