Journal abbreviation: Journal of approximation theory

The abbreviation of the journal title "Journal of approximation theory" is "J. Approx. Theory". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
JournalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
approximationApprox.matches the stem "approximat-"
theoryTheoryNo abbreviation listed in TWA.

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of approximation theory
AbbreviationJ. Approx. Theory
ISSN (print)0021-9045
ISSN (online)1096-0430
NLM catalog101681519

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