Journal of the Royal Society Interface

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Journal of the Royal Society Interface  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. R. Soc. Interface
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Language English
Edited by Les Dutton
Publication details
The Royal Society (United Kingdom)
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
ISSN 1742-5689 (print)
1742-5662 (web)

The Journal of the Royal Society Interface is a peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing reviews, research articles, and short reports from the interface between the physical sciences, including mathematics, and the life sciences. It publishes research applying chemistry, engineering, materials science, mathematics, and physics to the biological and medical sciences and highlights discoveries in the life sciences that allow advances in the physical sciences. Both sides of the interface are considered equally. Accepted articles are published immediately online and the hard copy version of the journal appears every month. The editor-in-chief is Les Dutton. The journal was established in 2004 and is published by the Royal Society.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded, BIOSIS Previews, Scopus, and MEDLINE/PubMed.[1] According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 3.856[2]


  1. ^ "Journal of the Royal Society Interface 2004 to 2020". Pub Med Central. U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM). Retrieved 18 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Journal of the Royal Society Interface". 2013 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2014. 

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