Annual Review of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Annual Review of Astronomy and Astrophysics  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Annu. Rev. Astron. Astrophys.
Discipline Astronomy
Language English
Edited by Sandra M. Faber and Ewine F. van Dishoeck
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Annually
ISSN 0066-4146
LCCN 63008846
OCLC no. 1481495

The Annual Review of Astronomy and Astrophysics is an annual peer reviewed scientific journal published by Annual Reviews. The editors-in-chief are Sandra M. Faber (University of California, Santa Cruz) and Ewine van Dishoeck (Sterrewacht Leiden). The journal reviews scientific literature pertaining to local and distant celestial entities throughout the observable universe, as well as cosmology, instrumentation, techniques, and the history of developments. It was established in 1963.

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 37.8, ranking it 1st out of 61 journals in the category "Astronomy and Astrophysics".[1]



  1. "Journals Ranked by Impact: Astronomy and Astrophysics". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2016.

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