Aims & scope

EPJ Web of Conferences is an Open Access publication series dedicated to archiving conference proceedings in Physics and related sciences. The fields of publication are those covered by the aims and scope of the EPJ journals (the publishers reserve the right to reject proposals that they consider not fitting on these grounds).

It offers a wide range of services from the organization of the submission of conference proceedings to the worldwide dissemination of the conference papers. It provides an efficient archiving solution, ensuring maximum exposure and wide indexing of scientific conference proceedings.

Proceedings are published under the scientific responsibility of the conference editors.

Main benefits

Policy on re-use

Conference papers may be subsequently updated, or enhanced, for further publication as a regular journal article.

Flexibility and speed

The journal welcomes any scientific documents: traditional articles, posters, abstracts, slideshows, etc. They will be available online within 6-8 weeks of us receiving the contributions.


Each document receives a DOI (Digital Object Identifier), and is indexed to Crossref©.


All documents will be indexed in main bibliographic databases. See Indexed in.

Metrics and other services

Intelligent search engine, email alerts, list of related articles, citation tracking, page view count, links to social bookmarks, etc.