About the Journal

Focus and Scope
Revista Mexicana de Física (Rev. Mex. Fis.) publishes original papers of interest to the physical science community. Language may be English or Spanish, however, given the nature of our readership, English is recommended.

By submitting an article to Revista Mexicana de Física the author(s) agrees that the article has not been published and will not be simultaneously submitted to another journal.

There is no publication fee.

Signed papers are the authors' sole responsibility.

Full or partial reproduction of articles is authorized for authors and readers providing the proper bibliographic citation: Rev. Mex. Fis.

Indexed in Actualidad Iberoamericana, Astron. & Astrophys. Abstr., Bull. Signal, Chem. Abstr., Curr. Cont., Curr. Math. Pub., Curr. Pap. Phys., Electr. & Electron. Abstr., INIS Atomind, Journal Citation Reports (JCR), Math. Sci., LatIndex, Math. Rev., Nucl. Sci. Abstr., PERIODICA, Phys. Abstr., Phys. Ber., Res. Alert, Sci. Abstr., Sci. Cit. Ind., SciSearch, and VINITI. It is also indexed in the “Revistas Mexicanas de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica Index” by the Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología.

Peer Review Process
Articles submitted to the Revista Mexicana de Física undergo a strict review process carried out by worldwide specialized, independent, anonymous referees. The final decision on the publication of a paper is the sole responsibility of the Journal's Chief Editor. Authors may appeal an editor's decision by sending an appeal letter. The Chief Editor will consider the appeal and in case this is sustained, she/he will seek the opinion of the corresponding section editor and if necessary of a second reviewer.

Papers are evaluated on the basis of the following criteria:

A clear separation of hypothesis, methods and conclusions.
Clarity of analysis.
An adequate number of references.
Appropriate length.
Information conveyed by legible and understandable wording.

Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Copyright Notice
Authors retain copyright and grant the Revista Mexicana de Física right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal,

Privacy Statement
Revista Mexicana de Física will handle and use information solely with the purpose of spreading scientific research and by no means will share personal information other than de one related to the affiliation of published authors.

Revista Mexicana de Física, acknowledges the support of:


Journal History
Revista Mexicana de Física first appear in 1952. Its first Director was Prof. Marcos Moshinsky. It has been publish continuosly eversince. The list of its Chief Editors is:

1952-1967 Marcos Moshinsky
1967-1969 Mariano Bauer
1969-1973 Jorge Flores
1973-1974 Ariel Valladares
1975-1977 Pier A. Mello
1979-1981 Rubén Barrera
1981-1984 Manuel Peimbert
1985-1986 Sergio Hojman
1987-1988 Matías Moreno
1989-1990 Eduardo Piña
1991-1992 Ana María Cetto
1993-1996 Shahen Hacyan
1997-2000 José Luis Morán
2001-2004 Alipio Calles
2005-2010 Carmen Cisneros
2011-2017 Francisco Ramos
2017-2021 Alejandro Ayala