The Astrophysical Journal
|The Astrophysical Journal
|Area of Expertise||Astronomy and astrophysics|
|publishing company||Institute of Physics Publishing ( USA )|
|Frequency of publication||3 per month|
The Astrophysical Journal was founded in 1895 by George Ellery Hale and James E. Keeler and is now published by the American Astronomical Society . Extensive supplementary material has been published in the Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series (ApJS) since 1953 . The Astrophysical Journal Letters (ApJL) offer rapid publication of the latest results in a compact form.
Like Astronomy and Astrophysics , Astronomical Journal and Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, ApJ is one of the leading journals in astronomy and astrophysics.