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Copyright

Copyright for articles published in Japanese Journal of Applied Physics (JJAP) or Applied Physics Express (APEX), except Open Select articles, is transferred to the Japan Society of Applied Physics when the article is accepted for publication in the journal in any form. JSAP shall have the right to publish the article in any medium or by any means. However, the copyright of the Open Select articles and the articles published in JJAP Conference Proceedings, to which the Creative Commons license “CC BY” has been applied, shall belong to the authors.

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Permission for Reproduction of Published Materials

If you wish to reproduce article(s), figures, or tabular material from the articles published in the above journals, please send a permission request to the contact below.
You do not require permission from our society to reproduce part of a paper if you are one of the authors of the paper, with the following conditions.
  1. The Copyright Policy of our society must be followed (see below).
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  2. The footnote “Copyright (year of publication) The Japan Society of Applied Physics” must be added to the reproduced content (at the end of the figure captions, for example).
  3. The paper must be cited as a reference in the publication.

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Mailing address

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APEX/JJAP Articles in Institutional Repository

Articles published in APEX/JJAP can be posted to the institutional repository without permission. The embargo period is 12 months after online publication of the article. For more details, please refer to » Basic Policy for Institutional Repositories and Self-Archiving on APEX/JJAP.

Mailing address

Permission Div., The Japan Society of Applied Physics
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Photocopy License

Permission should be obtained from one of the following organizations to photocopy any work from any publication in the journals above, other than legally permitted cases (refer to Japan domestic copyright law Articles 30, 31,35 et al.). Photocopy license is granted to the Japan Academic Association for Copyright Clearance (JAACC).

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Outside USA

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