Universe — Open Access Journal of Theoretical Physics

Universe (ISSN 2218-1997) is a peer-reviewed open access journal focused on fundamental principles in physics published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) and in ADS - Astrophysics Data System. Universe papers have been cited 3.1 times, on average, in ADS-indexed journals (data as of 01/02/2018).
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 26.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 7.8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Universe
Analytic Hydrodynamics in High Energy Physics Guest Editors: Máté Csanád, Tamás Csörgő, Fu-Hu Liu, Victor Roy
Deadline: 30 June 2018
Special Issue in Universe
The Multiverse Guest Editors: Ana Alonso-Serrano, Mariusz P. Dąbrowski, Thomas Naumann
Deadline: 31 July 2018
Special Issue in Universe
Super Geometry for Super Strings Guest Editors: Sergio Luigi Cacciatori, Hervé Partouche
Deadline: 31 August 2018
Special Issue in Universe
Wormholes in Space-Time: Theory and Facts Guest Editors: Gonzalo J. Olmo, Francisco S. N. Lobo, Diego Rubiera-Garcia
Deadline: 30 September 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Universe
Open Questions in Black Hole Physics Collection Editors: Gonzalo J. Olmo, Diego Rubiera-Garcia

Jobs in Research

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