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Microscopy, previously Journal of Electron Microscopy, promotes research combined with any type of microscopy techniques, applied in life and material sciences. Microscopy is the official journal of the Japanese Society of Microscopy.

The journal is an international forum, open to all scientists in the field, for publishing the best research in advanced microscopy and its applications. To ensure this policy, the journal has appointed eminent scientists from around the world.

Microscopy publishes six issues a year, and papers cover the application of advanced microscopy in diverse fields. Articles cover theories, methods, techniques, and instrumentation, as well as their applications to life and material sciences.


YearImpact FactorSi: Microscopy
20151.2857 out of 10
20131.6326 out of 11
20121.4387 out of 9
20111.3107 out of 10
20101.7705 out of 9
20091.0478 out of 9
20081.1397 out of 9
20071.1727 out of 9
20060.7778 out of 9

This information is taken from the Journal Citation Reports, published annually as part of the Science Citation Index by ISI.

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