“Uspehi Fiziki Metallov” (i.e. “Progress in Physics of Metals”)
A Quarterly Research Journal
© G. V. Kurdyumov Institute for Metal Physics, N.A.S. of Ukraine

ISSN: 1608-1021
Journal DOI: https://doi.org/10.15407/ufm

The review research journal “Uspehi Fiziki Metallov” (short official title for reference: Usp. Fiz. Met. or Успехи физ. мет.) publishes articles (being not both published previously and considered for publication elsewhere) containing reviews of experimental and theoretical results in physics and technology of metals, alloys and compounds with metallic properties; reviews of monographs, information about conferences, seminars; data on the history of metal physics; advertising of new technologies, materials and devices.

Scope of the Journal

  • Electronic Structure, Electrical, Magnetic and Optical Properties;
  • Interactions of Radiation and Particles with Solids and Liquids;
  • Structure and Properties of Amorphous Solids and Liquids;
  • Defects and Dynamics of Crystal Structure; Mechanical, Thermal and Kinetic Properties;
  • Mechanical, Thermal and Kinetic Properties;
  • Phase Equilibria and Transformations;
  • Interphase Boundaries, Metal Surfaces and Films;
  • Structure and Properties of Nanoscale and Mesoscopic Materials;
  • Treatment of Metallic Materials and Its Effects on a Microstructure and Properties.


National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
G. V. Kurdyumov Institute for Metal Physics of N.A.S. of Ukraine


G. V. Kurdyumov Institute for Metal Physics of N.A.S. of Ukraine (publishing department)
The journal is printed on the base of Publishing House “Akademperiodyka” of N.A.S. of Ukraine (certificate of publishing subject: series ДК No. 544 from 27.07.2001)

Indexing and Abstracting

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According to the list of scientific professional issues in Ukraine, approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, journal “Uspehi Fiziki Metallov” is appropriate for publishing results of theses (dissertations) for Doctor of Science and Ph.D. degrees in Physics and Mathematics along with Technical branches of science.