General Information

WEB-BASED PAPER SUBMISSION AND REVIEW SYSTEM

The paper submission and reviewing procedures in APEX will be processed with the web-based system via the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. Please set your Web browser to “JavaScript-capable and-enabled” and “cookies acceptable” to use our system.

HOW TO WRITE A RESEARCH PAPER

Authors are recommended to read How To Write A Research Paper before starting a prepartion of a manuscript.

SUBMISSION OF NEW PAPERS

Papers should be submitted on the web-based system. Authors are requested to prepare a manuscript in accordance with the Instructions for Preparation of Manuscript and then to follow the guidelines in Submission Guideline for submission. It is necessary to register as a user of “JJAP&APEX Online Submission System” if you do not already have an ID and password.

PUBLICATION CHARGE

Authors or their institutions are required to pay the publication charge according to the following rates when the paper is accepted.

  • ¥15,000/printed page

REPRINTS [NEW]

With effect from January 1, 2014, the Applied Physics Express has switched to an electronic reprint service. A PDF of your article will be sent to you immediately on publication. This will provide you with a convenient means to share your work with your colleagues. In addition, this format is suitable for you to print your article if you have need of paper copies.

A professional reprint service can be provided where larger numbers of reprints are required (minimum quantity 50 reprints). Details of how to order will be supplied as soon as your article is published. The costs for printed reprints are as follows (please contact apex@iop.org for prices if you would prefer to pay in another currency such as GBP, USD or Euro) :

Number of copies50 100 150 200 250
Price (JPY)12500 21000 29000 37500 46000

COPYRIGHT

  • Copyright for an article submitted to APEX is transferred to the Japan Society of Applied Physics when the manuscript is accepted for publication by APEX Editorial Board. For the details, please see The Copyright Policy of JSAP and
    Copyright & Permission.
  • The authors may use all or part of their article in compilations or other publications of their own work on the condition that written notice be sent to

       Copyright Permissions Division
       2-31-22-5F Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0034, Japan
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