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Optical Review

Optical Review

Editor-in-Chief: Takanori Nomura

ISSN: 1349-9432 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10043

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Takanori NOMURA, Wakayama University

Deputy Editors-in-Chief
Satoshi TANAKA, National Defense Academy
Masahiro YAMAGUCHI, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Topical Editors
Satoshi ASHIHARA, University of Tokyo
Hirokazu HORI, Yamanashi University
Yukihiro ISHII, Tokyo University of Science
Haruhiko ITO, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Tetsuo IWATA, The University of Tokushima
Yoshimasa KAWATA, Shizuoka University
Akira KIMACHI, Osaka Electro-Communication University
Yasuhiro KOIKE, Keio University
Kenji KONNO, Konica Minolta Inc.
Ichiro KURIKI, Tohoku University
Daisuke MIYAZAKI, Osaka City University
Suezou NAKADATE, Tokyo Polytechnic University
Yusuke OGURA, Osaka University
Atsushi OKAMOTO, Hokkaido University
Takashi OKAMOTO, Kyuushu Institute of Technology
Ribun ONODERA, Polytechnic University
Masato SHIBUYA, Tokyo Polytechnic University
Takeshi SHIMANO, Hitachi Ltd.
Tsutomu SHIMURA, The University of Tokyo
Norimichi TSUMURA, Chiba University
Yutaka URINO, Photonics Electronics Technology Research Association
Osamu WADA, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Hitoki YONEDA, The University of Electro-Communications

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  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    Optical Review is an international journal published by the Optical Society of Japan. The scope of the journal is:   


    ・General and physical optics

    ・Quantum optics and spectroscopy

    ・Information optics

    ・Photonics and optoelectronics

    ・Biomedical photonics and biological optics


    ・Nonlinear optics

    ・Optical systems and technologies

    ・Optical materials and manufacturing technologies


    ・Infrared and short wavelength optics

    ・Cross-disciplinary areas such as environmental, energy, food, agriculture and space technologies

    ・Other optical methods and applications


    The journal aims to publish top results and the progress in all fields of optical science and technology.


    It appeals to all researchers and practitioners in optical sciences and technologies. The international advisory board is formed by world-wide appreciated scientists from 24 countries.
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