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As a globally recognized brand, Physics World has for the past 25 years been the Institute of Physics’ membership magazine and is widely recognized as the world’s must-read physics title.
Each month more than 110,000 readers enjoy comprehensive news and analysis, in-depth features, incisive opinion pieces, sound careers advice, reviews of the best new books and multimedia plus the ever-popular Lateral Thoughts page, and thanks to the new Physics World app, keeping up to date has never been easier for our readers.
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Physics World is published monthly, plus eight supplementary focus issues. Take a look at these highlights we have planned for 2015.
Special issue: International Year of Light (March 2015)
Celebrating all things light by examining the latest optical technologies and official initiatives such as Study After Sunset.
Special issue: Weird natural phenomena (July 2015)
Featuring marvels of atmospheric and environmental physics such as colossal "rogue" waves at sea and "Whistler" waves from volcanoes.
Special issue: Physics at the extreme (November 2015)
Covering all things superlative in physics, from the highest magnetic field lab, through the highest-intensity laser to the hottest experiment on the planet.
Graduate careers (March and October 2015)
Career-focused content specifically designed for students in their final year of university and those who have recently graduated from science-related subjects.
Collection on Light (January 2015)
In this new digital-only publication to celebrate the International Year of Light, we hand-pick the very best content from the Physics World archives related to the science and technology of light.
Focus on Medical Imaging (February 2015)
Investigating the physics behind new imaging techniques and offer expert views on the latest advance in image acquisition, processing and analysis.
Focus on Nanotechnology (April 2015)
Physics World examines some of the latest advances and applications in nanotechnology and nanomaterials.
Focus on Optics & Photonics (June 2015)
Investigating how the latest R&D into next-generation optical devices is setting new performance benchmarks and providing an insight into emerging commercial applications.
Focus on Vacuum Technology (August 2015)
From ground-breaking scientific experiments to innovative industrial processes, we show how the latest vacuum know-how is being exploited to break the performance barrier.
Focus on Neutron Science (October 2015)
We'll be taking a look at the construction of new neutron-scattering sources, the development of instruments to use them and some of the cutting-edge science that researchers using these facilities will be carrying out.
Focus on Astronomy & Space Science (December 2015)
Exploring the cutting-edge technology underpinning the next generation of telescopes, satellites, spacecraft and planetary rovers – as well as some of the science these projects will be carrying out.
Special report: Mexico (September 2015)
Mexico is easily the most important scientific power in Central America, but what are the challenges and opportunities for the nation's physicists?
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