It has come to our notice that the names of the Academy Journals are being misused and fraudulent emails are being sent inviting submissions to online predatory journals with the same titles. These email addresses are general ones like gmail, and not from an institutional domain. The emails coming from the Academy will be from the domain "ias.ac.in". Please do not respond to requests coming from other email IDS as we at the Academy do not use gmail or any another mail server.
Since 1977, papers in Astrophysics and Astronomy appeared as a special section in Pramana. The success of this was the impetus to launch, in 1980, the Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy.
The journal publishes original research papers on all aspects of astrophysics and astronomy, including instrumentation, laboratory astrophysics, and cosmology. Critical reviews of topical fields are also published.
Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy is now distributed in print outside India and online worldwide by Springer, co-publisher of the journal together with the Indian Academy of Sciences. On Springer, Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy (www.springer.com/12036) is part of SpringerLink, one of the world's leading interactive databases of high quality STM journals, book series, books, reference works and online archives collection. Print subscriptions within India and open online access will continue to be served from Indian Academy of Sciences.
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