History of COL

Chinese Optics Letters (COL) is an international journal aimed at the rapid dissemination of latest, important discoveries and inventions in all branches of optical science and technology. It is considered to be one of the most important journals in optics in China. It is collected by The Optical Society (OSA) Publishing Digital Library and also indexed by Science Citation Index (SCI), Engineering Index (EI), etc.

COL is distinguished by its short review period (~30 days) and publication period (~100 days).

With its debut in January 2003, COL is published monthly by Chinese Laser Press, and distributed by OSA outside of Chinese Mainland.


The journal is sponsored by Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (SIOM), Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Optical Society (COS). Their information can be found on the websites: www.siom.cas.cn, and www.cncos.org, respectively.

550 MHz carbon nanotube mode-locked femtosecond Cr:YAG laser
Jun Wan Kim,Jun Wan Kim et al.
Chinese Optics Letters(2018), 16 (6):061404

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