Applied Physics Express


December 25, 2018

New Year holidays of JSAP

APEX/JJAP Editorial Office will be closed from Monday 31 December to Friday 4 January due to the New Year holidays of the Japan Society of Applied Physics. Than… [more]

October 11, 2018

No longer available of color printing

The APEX/JJAP Editorial Board has decided to discontinue the color printing in the printed version in issue 1 of 2019 onward. All figures except for black/white… [more]

July 24, 2018

Important Changes

Change to Publication Charges for APEX and JJAP To simplify the process of publication in APEX and JJAP, the Editorial Board of APEX and JJAP has chosen to repl… [more]

November 2, 2017

APEX celebrates 10th anniversary

We are proud to mark the 10th anniversary of APEX in 2018, with a special collection of ten APEX letters—one selected from each year of publication of the journ… [more]

September 27, 2017

A change to page limits

The APEX Editorial Board is pleased to announce a change to the four page limit for APEX Letters submitted from January 1st 2018 (JST) onward. One additional pr… [more]

April 12, 2016

Transfer from APEX to JJAP RC

APEX/JJAP Editorial Board has introduced a new policy that a manuscript submitted to APEX may be published as a JJAP Rapid Communication (RC) paper with the aut… [more]

March 29, 2016

New Documents on “Open Access”

APEX/JJAP Editorial Board is pleased to announce that the new documents titled “Copyright and Open Access” and “What is Open Access?” ha… [more]

November 1, 2013

New Partnership with IOP Publishing

The Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP) is pleased to announce a new partnership with IOP Publishing to publish Applied Physics Express (APEX) and the Japan… [more]

October 24, 2012

New Page Limit for APEX

Thank you for your meaningful contribution to Applied Physics Express (APEX). Considering the recent circumstances surrounding scholarly journals, especially th… [more]

March 26, 2010


The editors of Applied Physics Express (APEX) and Japanese Journal of Applied Physics (JJAP) start offering monthly “SPOTLIGHTS” alert service to draw your atte… [more]

December 25, 2009

Celebrating the Second Anniversary

APEX published in 2008 will be available FREE OF CHARGE for 1 year starting from January 1, 2010. MESSAGE FROM THE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF I am pleased to announce that… [more]

October 8, 2008

New in 2009

Publication Charge in 2009 The following rate will be used for manuscripts prepared using MS Word or LaTeX: 5,000JPY/printed page (without reprints). You can or… [more]