The APS Journals are copyrighted for the protection of authors and the Society. The Mandatory Submission Form serves as the Society's official copyright transfer form.
Rights of Authors of APS Articles
- For educational purposes only:
- Authors may republish parts of their final-published version articles (e.g., figures, tables), without charge and without requesting permission, provided that full acknowledgement of the source is given in the new work.
- Authors may use their articles (in whole or in part) for presentations (e.g., at meetings and conferences). These presentations may be reproduced on any type of media in materials arising from the meeting or conference such as the proceedings of a meeting or conference. A copyright fee will apply if there is a charge to the user or if the materials arising are directly or indirectly commercially supported.
- Posting of the accepted or final version of articles or parts of articles is restricted and subject to the conditions below: