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Physics: Useful Websites

Internet Resources

American Institute of Physics

AIP and its print and online publications and services, education and students services, etc. 

American Physical Society

APS forums, journals, prizes and awards, education and outreach, physics internet resources, etc. 

American Physical Society Journals

Editorial Offices of The American Physical Society (APS). The following journals are available online: Phys. Rev. A-E, Phys. Rev. Lett., Phys. Rev. Special Topics, and Rev. 

Eric Weisstein's World of Physics

Encyclopedia of physics assembled over more than a decade by internet encyclopedist Eric W. Weisstein with assistance from the internet community. 


An exploration environment for concepts in physics using concept maps. 

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

IEEE products and services, conferences, and IEEE organizations, etc. 

Institute of Physics

Online services, events, journals, magazines and books, physics for research, business, industry and education, etc. 

The laws list

A list of various laws, rules, principles, and other related topics in physics and astronomy. 

Optical Society of America

Optics and photonics research, applications, coorperate connection, technical divisions, resource center, and industry news. 

Physical Reference Data

A list of references put together by the National Institute of Standards and Technology. 

Physical Society of Hong Kong

Local professional society, directory and links to other physics departments in Hong Kong. 

Physics and Astronomy Classification Scheme® (PACS)

Developed by the American Institute of Physics (AIP) to identify fields and sub-fields of physics. 

Spacetime Wrinkles

A site delicated to Albert Einstein and his famous Special Theory of Relativity.