Journal of Phycology

Cover image for Vol. 52 Issue 6

Edited By: Debashish Bhattacharya, Michael Graham, Arthur Grossman, Jonathan Zehr

Impact Factor: 2.536

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 16/104 (Marine & Freshwater Biology); 47/209 (Plant Sciences)

Online ISSN: 1529-8817

Society Information

The Phycological Society of America is the leading scientific organization seeking to promote phycology (the study of algae), and foster phycological research and education. Made up of scientists and practitioners from diverse backgrounds, the society has an international membership and welcomes anyone interested in phycology.  

Benefits of Membership include:

  • Receive the Journal of Phycology, the premier journal of research on phycology.

  • Search current & back issue table of contents, abstracts and full-text articles of the electronic version of the Journal of Phycology through Wiley Interscience. Interscience provides many services including emailing the table of contents free of charge to all that are interested; search capabilities; downloading PDF files, and many other features. The full-text articles are reserved as a benefit for society members.

  • Members may receive a paper copy of the Phycological Newsletter or view it at: . The Newsletter contains news of Society activities, news of colleagues, book review, information on summer field courses and graduate programs, and general articles of interest to phycologists.

  • Student Members are eligible for grants in support of research, travel to the Annual Meeting, and tuition for field courses.

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