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Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics

SciRev ratings (provided by authors) (based on 3 reviews)

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Duration first review round 1.8 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 2.4 mnths compare →
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Average number of review reports 2.0 compare →
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Quality of review reports 4.0 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 1.7 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 4.3 (range 0-5) compare →

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First review round: 6.3 weeks. Overall rating: 4 (very good). Outcome: Accepted.

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Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
6
Articles published last year
65
Manuscripts received last year
250
% accepted last year
26
% immediately rejected last year
50
Open access status
optional
Manuscript handling fee?
yes
Fee per manuscript
$3000
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor
Two-year impact factor
2.57
Five-year impact factor
2.21

Aims and Scope

Ophthalmic & Physiological Optics, first published in 1925, is a leading international interdisciplinary journal that addresses basic and applied questions pertinent to contemporary research in vision science and optometry. OPO publishes original research papers, technical notes, reviews and letters and will interest researchers, educators and clinicians concerned with the development, use and restoration of vision.