Kinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies

Editor-in-Chief: Yaroslav S. Yatskiv

ISSN-Print: 0884-5913    ISSN-Online: 1934-8401    Publishing model: Hybrid

Scope

Kinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies is an international peer reviewed journal that publishes original regular and review papers on positional and theoretical astronomy, Earth’s rotation and geodynamics, dynamics and physics of bodies of the Solar System, solar physics, physics of stars and interstellar medium, structure and dynamics of the Galaxy, extragalactic astronomy, atmospheric optics and astronomical climate, instruments and devices, and mathematical processing of astronomical information. The journal welcomes manuscripts from all countries in the English or Ukrainian language.

Abstracting & Indexing

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Publishing Model: Hybrid

Authors will have the option to choose how their article is published.

Traditional publishing model: published articles are made available to institutions and individuals who subscribe to this journal or who pay to read specific articles. There is no charge to publish.

Open Access (OA) model: published articles are freely and permanently available online. Anyone, anywhere can read and build upon this research.

Editor-in-Chief

Yaroslav S. Yatskiv
Dr. Sci., Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Main Astronomical Observatory, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine

Associate Editors

Roman I. Kostyk
Dr. Sci., Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Main Astronomical Observatory, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
Sergei G. Kravchuk
Cand. Sci., Main Astronomical Observatory, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine

Coordinating Editor

Volodymyr M. Klimenko
Cand. Sci., Main Astronomical Observatory of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine

Editorial Board

Ivan L. Andronov
Dr. Sci., Professor, Odessa National Maritime University, Odessa, Ukraine
Bohdan I. Hnatyk
Dr. Sci., Astronomical Observatory, Taras Shevchenko National University, Kiev, Ukraine
Vasyl N. Ivchenko
Dr. Sci., Professor, Taras Shevchenko National University, Kiev, Ukraine
Yurij I. Izotov
Dr. Sci., Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Bogolyubov Institute for Theoretical Physics, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine
Theodore Kostiuk
Dr. Sci., NASA, Greenbelt, Maryland, USA
Alexander N. Kryshtal'
Dr. Sci., Space Research Institute, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, State Space Agency of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine
Valentyn N. Mel’nik
Dr. Sci., Institute of Radio Astronomy, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Tamara V. Mishenina
Dr. Sci., Scientific Research Institute “Astronomical Observatory”, Odessa National University, Odessa, Ukraine
Alexander V. Morozhenko
Dr. Sci., Main Astronomical Observatory, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine
Bohdan S. Novosyadlyi
Dr. Sci., Astronomical Observatory, Ivan Franko National University, Lviv, Ukraine
Yakiv V. Pavlenko
Dr. Sci., Main Astronomical Observatory, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine
Yurij G. Shkuratov
Dr. Sci., Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Karazin Kharkiv National University, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Jan O. Stenflo
Dr. Sci., Institute f. Teilchen- und Astrophysik, Zürich, Switzerland
Borys E. Zhilyaev
Dr. Sci., Main Astronomical Observatory, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine

Peer Review

Kinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies  is a peer reviewed journal. We use a single blind peer review format. The average period from submission to first decision is 35 days. The average rejection rate for submitted manuscripts is 19%. The final decision on the acceptance of an article for publication is made by the Editorial Board.

Any invited reviewer who feels unqualified or unable to review the manuscript due to the conflict of interests should promptly notify the editors and decline the invitation. Reviewers should formulate their statements clearly in a sound and reasoned way so that authors can use reviewer’s arguments to improve the manuscript. Personal criticism of the authors must be avoided. Reviewers should indicate in a review (i) any relevant published work that has not been cited by the authors, (ii) anything that has been reported in previous publications and not given appropriate reference or citation, (ii) any substantial similarity or overlap with any other manuscript (published or unpublished) of which they have personal knowledge.

Ethics and Disclosures

Kinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies is committed to maintaining the highest level of integrity in the content published.

Kinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies has a Conflict of Interest policy in place and complies with international, national and/or institutional standards on research involving Human Participants and/or Animals and Informed Consent.

Publication Ethics (COPE)Kinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and subscribes to its principles on how to deal with acts of misconduct thereby committing to investigate allegations of misconduct in order to ensure the integrity of research.

CrossCheckKinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies may use plagiarism detection software to screen the submissions. If plagiarism is identified, the COPE guidelines on plagiarism will be followed.

Content published in the Kinematics and Physics of Celestial Bodies is peer reviewed.

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Volume 38 (6 issues) is published in 2022.

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