Quantum Information Processing is a high-impact, international journal publishing cutting-edge experimental and theoretical research in all areas of Quantum Information Science. Topics of interest include quantum cryptography and communications, entanglement and discord, quantum algorithms, quantum error correction and fault tolerance, quantum computer science, quantum imaging and sensing, and experimental platforms for quantum information. Quantum Information Processing supports and inspires research by providing a comprehensive peer review process, and broadcasting high quality results in a range of formats. These include original papers, letters, broadly focused perspectives, comprehensive review articles, book reviews, and special topical issues. The journal is particularly interested in papers detailing and demonstrating quantum information protocols for cryptography, communications, computation, and sensing.

Commonly used title abbreviations: QIP, QINP

  • High-impact international journal for all aspects of quantum information processing including experimental platforms for quantum information, quantum cryptography, entanglement, quantum error correction, and quantum algorithms
  • Broadcasts significant research results via peer-reviewed papers and letters
  • Inspires research by publishing broadly focused perspectives, comprehensive review articles, book reviews, and special topical issues
  • 96% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

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  • Yaakov S. Weinstein
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2.433 (2019)
Impact factor
2.419 (2019)
Five year impact factor
95 days
Submission to first decision
205 days
Submission to acceptance
188,541 (2020)
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