The latest in photonics research with the fastest submission-to-publication time in the field

The IEEE Photonics Society’s specialized technical journals cover the full spectrum of photonics topics and are designed to provide timely publication of the highest quality original research. Stay current in your technical specialty by reviewing the latest journal issues online, submitting your own research paper for peer review or applying to be a reviewer. IEEE Photonics Society members receive online access to Society journals.

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IEEE Photonics Journal

The Society’s Open Access journal provides rapid publication of top-quality peer-reviewed papers at the forefront of photonics research.

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IEEE Photonics Technology Letters

Rapid publication of significant original research contributions in photonics, light wave components, laser physics and laser/electro-optic technology.

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IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics

Dedicated to the publication of novel, theoretical or experimental results in the field of quantum electronics and addressing new developments or phenomena that impact continuing research or advance the technological base of quantum electronics.


IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics

Devoted to a specific topic within the quantum electronics field and addressing original theoretical and/or experimental research results that advance the scientific and technological base of quantum electronics.


IEEE/Optica Publishing Group Journal of Lightwave Technology

Dedicated to covering original, theoretical and/or experimental work that advances the technology base of guided-wave science.


IEEE/Optica Publishing Group Journal of Optical Communications & Networking

Covering advances in both theoretical contributions to state-of-the art optical communications and networking as well as practical applications in a broad range of optical networking technologies.


IEEE/Transactions on Quantum Engineering

Publishes regular, review, and tutorial articles based on the engineering applications of quantum phenomena, including quantum computation, information, communication, software, hardware, devices, and metrology.



IEEE/Optica Publishing Group Journal of Display Technology

An archival journal dedicated to the timely dissemination of new research in display technologies from basic science and engineering of display devices to display materials, components, drivers and interfaces, as well as lighting technology and applications.