Open Access Publishing with AIP

American Institute of Physics

Term of Contract: 1 January 2024 to 31 December 2026

Benefits for Researchers at Hamburg University of Technology

Open access publishing free of charge in 25 hybrid journals from AIP.
A list of all journals covered by this agreement can be found here.

Which requirements must be fulfilled?

  • You are a member of the TU Hamburg (TUHH) and are submitting the paper as the responsible Corresponding Author.
  • The journal is one of the publisher’s hybrid journals mentioned above.
  • Your article is a peer-reviewed article in the following categories: “Article” (primary research, review article)

What do you have to do?

  • A limited number of free articles are available each year.
  • Free articles are assigned on a first-come-first-serve-basis in order of the date on which the article was accepted for publication.
  • Confirm your institutional affiliation by clicking on the “Validate Institution” button, select Hamburg University of Technology.
  • Select the option “I wish to publish Open Access as part of an institutional agreement”.
  • As soon as your article has been accepted for publication, the university library will be asked to confirm that it will cover the costs.
  • If the available quota of free articles has been exhausted, you will be notified. You can then decide whether you would like to finance the publication costs elsewhere or publish the article in “Closed Access” without further costs.

Additional information

The pure open access journals of AIP are not covered by the contract. For funding an approved application to the TUHH Publication Fund is required.

Further information

AIP also provides information on the Read and Publish Agreement on their website.


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Open Access Team of TUHH

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