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Editorial Board


  • Simon Portegies Zwart, Leiden University, Netherlands

Associate Editors

  • Dinshaw Balsara, Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics, University of Notre Dame, USA
  • Volker Bromm, Department of Astronomy, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, USA
  • Andreas Burkert, Theoretical and Computational Astrophysics, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
  • Walter Dehnen, Department of Physics and Astronomy, The University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
  • Toni Font, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of València, València, Spain
  • Michiko Fujii, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
  • Eiichiro Kokubo, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Tokyo, Japan 
  • Serguei S. Komissarov, School of Mathematics, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
  • Richard V. E. Lovelace, Center for Radiophysics & Space Research, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
  • Michela Mapelli, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova, Italy
  • Susanne Pfalzner, Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Germany
  • Luciano Rezzolla, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
  • Romain Teyssier, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
  • Jorge Zuluaga, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia

Founding Editor-in-Chief

  • Ahmad Hujeirat, Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing, University of Heidelberg, Germany

Annual Journal Metrics

  • Speed
    67 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
    78 days to first decision for all manuscripts
    121 days from submission to acceptance
    13 days from acceptance to publication

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