Nonlinearity (journal)

Nonlinearity is a peer-reviewed scientific journal of the Institute of Physics and the London Mathematical Society. The journal’s coverage ranges from proofs of important theorems to papers presenting ideas, conjectures and numerical or physical experiments of physical and mathematical interest. Nonlinearity covers the interdisciplinary nature of nonlinear science, featuring topics which range from physics, mathematics and engineering through to biological sciences.

The editors-in-chief are Jonathan P Keating at the University of Bristol, UK and Anatoly I Neishtadt at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Loughborough University, UK and the Space Research Institute, Moscow, Russia.

The journal had an Impact factor of 1.288 for 2006 according to Journal Citation Reports. It is indexed in INSPEC Information Services, ISI (SciSearch, ISI Alerting Services, Science Citation Index, COMPUMATH Citation Index, Current Contents/Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences), Mathematical Reviews, Current Mathematical Publications, MathSciNet, Zentralblatt MATH, Article@INIST and VINITI Abstracts Journal.

It is a subscription journal, but all papers are freely accessible for the first 30 days after publication at the journal web site.

See also

* Journal of Physics A

* Inverse Problems

* Nonlinear system


Discipline Interdisciplinary

Language English

Edited by Jonathan P Keating and Anatoly I Neishtadt

Publication details

Publisher IOP Publishing (UK)

Publication history 1988-present

Frequency 12

Open access All papers are freely accessible for the first 30 days after publication

Impact factor 1.288 (2006)


ISSN 0951-7715 (print)

1361-6544 (web)


* Nonlinearity website

* IOP Publishing Electronic Journals

* Institute of Physics

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