Central European Journal of Physics

Central European Journal of Physics
  • ISSN:1895-1082
  • eISSN:1644-3608
  • Publisher:Versita, co-published with Springer Verlag
  • Scope:all areas of physics
  • Owner:De Gruyter Open
  • Distributor:Springer Verlag


All areas of physics

Why subscribe and read

  • premier source of high quality research from Central and Eastern Europe
  • one of fastest growing journals published in Central and Eastern Europe

Why submit

  • fast, fair and constructive peer review; promotion of each published article
  • language-correction services for authors from non-English speaking regions

We recommend reading review article entitled "Origins of mass" by Frank Wilczek. The paper is available in October issue of CEJP.


We recommend reading our latest topical issue devoted to Fractional Dynamics.


CEJP invites manuscripts which will be published in the topical issue devoted to:
Radiation Physics

Why publish with Versita?

  • every author receives fast, fair and comprehensive peer-review and publishing service
  • authors from non-English speaking regions, if necessary, receive extra assistance: we improve English language, structure and technical format of their accepted manuscripts
  • this journal has been on the ISI Master Journal List since the first issue
  • the journal is distributed and marketed by Springer, and has been made available for libraries accessing SpringerLink
  • we promote each published paper to researchers working in the same field

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Manuscripts should be submitted to CEJP via online submission system Editorial Manager available for this journal at http://www.editorialmanager.com/cejp/ . Authors should register themselves first as new users and then upload their manuscripts. In case of any technical problems, please contact the Managing Editor of Central European Journal of Physics (Dr. Krzysztof Malarz,kmalarz@versita.com).

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We greatly appreciate the time and effort given by reviewers in evaluating papers for publication in our journal. Thanks to your contribution, Central European Journal of Physics authors receive fast, fair and comprehensive review.

Our standards

  • our reviewers are kindly requested to deliver reports in 3-4 weeks
  • communications are published in 6 weeks from receipt, research and review papers in 8-9 weeks, unless they have needed major revision by authors
  • research articles and communications are reviewed by a minimum of two reviewers, review papers by at least three
  • we pay special attention to receive unbiased, fair opinions; special policies govern allocation of reviewers to articles
  • whenever submission qualifies for publication but needs revision, reviewers are asked to give comprehensive opinion on necessary improvements


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Jonathan L. Feng, University of California, Irvine, USA

Managing Editor:

Anna Droba, Anna.Droba@degruyteropen.com

Senior Editor:

Krzysztof Malarz, AGH University of Science and Technology, Cracow, Poland 

Editorial Advisory Board:

Jim Allen, University of Michigan, USA
Tsuneya Ando, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Gerald Bastard, École Normale Supérieure, France
Jiri Bicak, Charles University, Czech Republic
Roberto Car, Princeton Materials Institute, USA
Hesheng Chen, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Fereydoon Family, Emory University, USA
Mikhail Feigelman, Landau Institute, Russia
Vladimir Fortov, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Jerome H. Friedman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Robert Galazka, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Walter Greiner, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany
Wolfgang Goetze, Munich University of Technology, Germany
Karl Hess, University of Illinois, USA
Aharon Kapitulnik, Stanford University, USA
Janos Lendvai, Eotvos Lorand University, Hungary
Ingolf Lindau, Stanford University, USA
Kenzo Nakamura, High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK), Japan
John P. Perdew, Tulane University, USA
Valery Rubakov, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Vladimir Sechovsky, Charles University, Czech Republic
Ivan Schuller, University of California, USA
Lu J. Sham, University of California, USA
Yoshinori Tokura, University of Tokyo, Japan
Valerii Vinokur, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
John H. Weaver, University of Illinois, USA
Frank Wilczek, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Vladimir Zakharov, University of Arizona, USA
Zhongxian Zhao, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China 


Tomasz Hornowski, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland

James Bleach, Yukawa Institute of Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Japan
Tomasz Bulik, Warsaw University, Poland
Athina Meli, University of Gent, Belgium
Aura Rosca, Institute for Nuclear Physics and Engineering, IFIN-HH, Bucharest, Romania

Atomic and Molecular Physics
Marcis Auzinsh, University of Latvia, Latvia
Ana Proykova, University of Sofia, Bulgaria
C. H. Raymond Ooi, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Jim Williams, University of Western Australia, Australia
Peng Xue, University of Calgary, Canada
Guang-Jiu Zhao, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dalian, China

Biological and Medical Physics
Adrian Neagu, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timisoara, Romania
Istvan Simon, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
Sanjiv Sonkaria, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Germany
José Luis Toca-Herrera, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences - BOKU, Vienna, Austria

Complex Networks, Socio- and Econophysics
Elka Korutcheva, Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia, Spain; Institute of Solid State Physics, Bulgaria
Krzysztof Malarz, AGH University of Science and Technology, Cracow, Poland

Computational Physics
Miroslav Pinak, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Japan
Victor Sofonea, The Romanian Academy, Romania
Daniel Vizman, University of Timisoara, Romania
Nikolai Zarkevich, Robert Bosch Research Center, Cambridge, USA

Condensed Matter Physics
Tomasz Błachowicz, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland
Myroslav Holovko, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Oleg Korotchenkov, Kiev National University, Ukraine
Roman Micnas, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland
Ihor Mryglod, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Nenad Novkovski, University St. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje, Macedonia
Mauro Pereira, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Marian Radny, University of Newcastle, Australia
Andrij Shvaika, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Cosmology and Gravitation
Salvatore Capozziello, University of Naples "Federico II", Italy
Christian Corda, LIUM University, Bellinzona, Switzerland + IFM Einstein-­Galilei, Prato, Italy
Elias C. Vagenas, Kuwait University, Kuwait
Dumitru Vulcanov, West University of Timisoara, Romania

Fluid Mechanics
Vaclav Kolar, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic

Zdenek Kalab, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

Arkadiusz Ptak, Poznań University of Technology, Poland
Bartlomiej Szafran, AGH University of Science and Technology, Cracow, Poland

Optics and Lasers
Beata Derkowska, Nicholas Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland
Miroslaw Karpierz, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Bouchta Sahraoui, University of Angers, France

Particle and Nuclear Physics
Lesya Borowska, NSSL, NOAA, USA
Jan Figiel, The Henryk Niewodniczański Institute of Nuclear Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Cracow, Poland
Gregory C. Hillhouse, University for Information Science and Technology, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
Sergei Maydanyuk, Institute for Nuclear Research, National Academy of Science of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine
Alexey A. Petrov, Wayne State University, USA
Rajeev K. Puri, Physics Department, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India
Vidmantas Remeikis, Vilnius University, Lithuania

Plasma Physics
Kinga Gál, Institute for Particle and Nuclear Physics, Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
Piotr Wiewiór, University of Nevada, Reno, USA

Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
Zdzislaw Burda, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland
Roberto Franzosi, National Institute of Optics, Firenze, Italy
Alexey Nadykto, ASRC, State Uiversity of New York at Albany, Albany, NY
Igor Sokolov, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany

Surface Physics
Klaus Christmann, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Yukihiro Kusano, Technical University of Denmark, Roskilde, Denmark
Cristian-Mihail Teodorescu, National Institute of Materials Physics, Bucharest-Magurele, Romania 

Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
Shi-Hai Dong, National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico 
Ferenc Markus, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Ihar A. Miklashevich, Belarusian National Technic University, Minsk, Belarus
Christian Schubert
, University of Michoacan, Mexico 

Associate Editors:

Dumitru Baleanu, Cankaya University, Ankara, Turkey
Souraya Goumri-Said, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
Ireneusz Grulkowski, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland
Yuan Li, University of Washington, USA
Sofoklis S. Makridis, University of Bolton, UK; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories, USA
Jarosław Adam Miszczak, Institute of Theoretical and Applied Informatics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Marija Radmilovic-Radjenovic, Institute of Physics, Belgrade, Serbia
D. M. Sagar, University College London, England
Adlane Sayede, Université d'Artois, Lens, France 

Language Editors:

Bill Ball, UK
Naven Chetty, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Jamie Darling, University of Oxford, UK
Allie Ford, Centre for Stellar and Planetary Astrophysics, Monash University, Australia
Craig Gray-Jones, The University of Liverpool, UK
Carla Hampson, University of Bath, UK
Alexander Hansen, West Virginia University, USA
Michael Hill, University of Durham, UK
Andrew Laister, Engineering University of Leeds, UK
James Leggett, UK
I-Heng McComb, Fremont Union High School District, USA
James Nally, UK
Oliver J. Norman, University of Birmingham, UK
Jason Clements, University of Bath, UK
Margaret Normand, Durham University, UK
Simon Parker, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, UK
Amanda J. Page, UK
Bhavesh Patel, University of Warwick, UK
Jason Tun, Oxford University, UK
Joshua Lee, UK
Adrian Potter, UK
Mark Roberts, France
Arunava Roy, Young Harris College, GA, USA
Anthony Stormont, Bristol University, UK 
Euan Wheatley, University of Glasgow, UK
Charlotte Woolley, Oxford University, UK 

Technical Editors:

Michał Ciemała, The Henryk Niewodniczański Institute of Nuclear Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Cracow, Poland
Robert A. Jankowski, Poznań University of Technology, Poznań
Dorota Przepiórka, Space Research Centre, Polish Academy of Science, Warsaw, Poland

Managing Editor 
Krzysztof Malarz