Journal updates

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

  • Transmission Eigenvalues and Related Spectral Problems in Scattering Theory (Submission Deadline: April 30, 2021)

    This special issue will feature recent developments in the theory and applications of transmission eigenvalues and related spectral problems in direct and inverse scattering theory. The transmission eigenvalue problem is at the heart of inverse scattering theory for inhomogeneous media. It has a deceptively simple formulation but presents a perplexing mathematical structure; in particular it is a non-self-adjoint eigenvalue problem. This subject is rich, active and in the past decade has taken a multitude of directions, including developments in the spectral theory for various operators related to scattering, as well as many applications in inverse scattering problems and imaging. We solicit high quality original research papers targeting results on the theory, computations and applications of these topics.

    Guest Editor: Fioralba Cakoni, Rutgers University and Houssem Haddar, CMAP Ecole Polytechnique

    Submission Deadline: April 30, 2021

    Download full details here: Transmission eigenvalues and Related Spectral Problems in Scattering Theory (PDF, 19.17 kB)

  • Best Paper Award

    Initiated in 2019 in celebration of its 5th Anniversary, Research in the Mathematical Sciences’ Best Article Award recognizes outstanding and highly influential research published in the journal.