Journal abbreviation: Proceedings of SPIE

The abbreviation of the journal title "Proceedings of SPIE" is "Proc. SPIE". 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
ProceedingsProc.matches the word "proceedings"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
SPIESPIERule 4.4: Acronyms shall be retained in the abbreviated title.

Abbreviation systems

The International Organization for Standardization has developed the ISO 4 abbreviation system as a means of creating uniform abbreviations for journal titles. This allows researchers and academics to easily recognize and refer to journals in a consistent manner.

Journal title abbreviations include ISO (International Organization for Standardization) for a wide range of subjects, NLM (National Library of Medicine) for biomedical and life sciences, and CASSI (CAS Source Index) for chemistry and related fields.

About the journal

Full journal titleProceedings of SPIE
AbbreviationProc. SPIE
ISSN (print)0277-786X
ISSN (online)1996-756X
NLM catalog101524122

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