Journal of Radiological Protection

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Journal of Radiological Protection  
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Discipline Radiobiology
Language English
Edited by Richard Wakeford
Publication details
Former name(s)
Journal of the Society for Radiological Protection
Publication history
IOP Publishing on behalf of the Society for Radiological Protection (United Kingdom)
Frequency Quarterly
License CC BY 3.0 (open access part)
Standard abbreviations
J. Radiol. Prot.
ISSN 0952-4746 (print)
1361-6498 (web)

Journal of Radiological Protection is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering radiobiological research on all aspects of radiological protection, including non-ionizing as well as ionizing radiations. It is the official journal of the Society for Radiological Protection and published on their behalf by IOP Publishing. It was established in 1981 as the Journal of the Society for Radiological Protection, before obtaining its current name in 1988. The editor-in-chief is Richard Wakeford (University of Manchester).

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal had a 2014 impact factor of 1.702.[2]


  1. ^ "Open access information - Journal of Radiological Protection - IOPscience". Retrieved 2016-08-29. Journal of Radiological Protection is a hybrid open access journal (…) 
  2. ^ "Journal of Radiological Protection". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. 

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