International Year of Light

2015 is the International Year of Light. To celebrate, we're offering free online access to a selection of key articles as well as our focus journals!

Bookmark this page- We'll be updating the articles regularly and running a competition each month.

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Professor Edward Davis, Editor of Philosophical Magazine

International Year of Light

Focus Journal: LEUKOS

Focus Journal: Contemporary Physics

Focus Journal: Journal of Modern Optics

Art and Culture

Light in Life


Solar Power


Open Access Articles from Journal of Modern Optics

Read the following open access articles from Journal of Modern Optics.

Interested in submitting your paper open access? The journal has a reduced Gold Open Access APC* fee of $700. Find out more here.