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Physics and Chemistry of Minerals is an international journal focused on physical and chemical studies on minerals or solids related to minerals.

  • Applies modern techniques, new theories, and models to interpret atomic structure and physical or chemical properties.
  • Covers areas like chemical bonding, compressibility, thermal expansion, and fundamental properties.
  • Explores new techniques in electron microscopy and computational methods.
  • 95% of authors who answered a survey reported they would likely publish in the journal again.

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  • Taku Tsuchiya,
  • Larissa Dobrzhinetskaya,
  • Earl O'Bannon
Impact factor
1.2 (2023)
5 year impact factor
1.4 (2023)
Submission to first decision (median)
4 days
173,020 (2023)

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