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The Journal of Modern Optics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that was established as Optica Acta in 1954. It obtained its current name in 1987 and is published by Taylor & Francis with 21 issues per year. The journal covers most branches of classical and quantum optics including lasers, diffraction, holographs, nonlinear optics, and photon statistics. The editor-in-chief is Thomas Brown (University of Rochester). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2015 impact factor of 1.267.[1]

Journal of Modern Optics  
DisciplineOptics, quantum optics
LanguageEnglish
Edited byThomas Brown
Publication details
Former name(s)
Optica Acta
Publication history
1954-present
Publisher
Frequency21/year
1.267
Standard abbreviations
J. Mod. Opt.
Indexing
CODENJMOPEW
ISSN0950-0340 (print)
1362-3044 (web)
LCCN87656599
OCLC no.15722504
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  1. ^ "Journal Citation Reports - Journal of Modern Optics". Thomson Reuters.

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