Journal abbreviation: Journal of scientific instruments

The abbreviation of the journal title "Journal of scientific instruments" is "J. Sci. Instrum.". 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.
scientificSci.matches the stem "scient-"
instrumentsInstrum.matches the word "instrument"

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of scientific instruments
AbbreviationJ. Sci. Instrum.
ISSN (print)0950-7671
ISSN (online)1747-387X
NLM catalog1276761

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