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The Institute of Physics

The Institute of Physics is a leading scientific society and charitable organisation promoting physics and bringing physicists together for the benefit of all.

It has a worldwide membership of around 45 000 comprising physicists from all sectors, as well as those with an interest in physics. It works to advance physics research, application and education; and engages with policymakers and the public to develop awareness and understanding of physics. Its publishing company, IOP Publishing, is a world leader in professional scientific publishing and the electronic dissemination of physics.