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Physics: Citation

AIP Style Manual

AIP referencing style is based on the AIP Style manual (American Institute of Physics, New York, 1990-1997).

AIP  referencing  is a numbered style with references numbered in the order of appearance in the article and listed in that order at the end of the article.

AIP style manual endorses the use of superscript to indicate citations within text, with numbers running sequentially throughout the article i.e. ¹,², ³.

AIP Style Manual by J.T. Scott (Editor) 

ISBN: 088318642X

Publication Date: 1998-04-01

This work is intended for those involved in writing and publishing in physics: authors, editors, publishers, proofreaders, copy-editors, bibliographers and students. "For guidance in writing, editing, and preparing physics manuscripts for publication " -- cover

How to Cite in AIP


L.S. Birks, Electron Probe Microanalysis, 2nd ed. (Wiley, New York, 1971)


M.T. Nowak and T.E. Lewis, U.S. Patent No. RE35512 (20 May, 1997)

Article in a Journal:

G. Young and R.E. Funderlich, J.Appl. Phys. 44, 5151 (1973)


Beam Dynamics Inc., 913 Oakmont Ct., Oneida, WI 54155,


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