Plant Pathology is an international journal owned and edited by the BSPP which covers all aspects of plant pathology and reaches subscribers in 80 countries. Plant Pathology publishes 9 issues per year.
ISI Impact Factor
Plant Pathology ISI Impact Factor ® 2017 = 2.303 (2.425 in 2016).
This ranks us 65/222 in the Plant Science category and 16/87.
Plant Pathology publishes research papers and critical reviews on all aspects of plant pathology. Letters to the Editor are welcome when these comment on matters relevant to plant pathology. Reports of screening for pesticidal activity or cultivar resistance are not normally published. All material submitted for publication is reviewed by the editors who act on advice from referees.
Top quality original research papers and critical reviews from around the world cover: diseases of temperate and tropical plants caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses, phytoplasmas and nematodes; physiological, biochemical, molecular, ecological, genetic and economic aspects of plant pathology; disease epidemiology and modelling; disease appraisal and crop loss assessment; and plant disease control and disease-related crop management. The journal is published bimonthly by Wiley-Blackwell.
Full contents of Plant Pathology are also available with some free articles available for download. You can subscribe to Wiley to read the abstracts or full articles, and to register to receive e-mail Table of Contents alerts as each new issue is published.
Dr Matt Dickinson
School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK.
Tel: +44 (0)115 951 3236; Fax: +44 (0)115 951 6334. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Current Editorial Board
E Aitken, Brisbane, Australia
P Gladders, Cambridge, UK
M Nicolaisen, Aarhus, Denmark
1952-1963 E C Large (plant pathologist)
1952-1969 A H Strickland (entomologist)
1963-1975 J J Baker (plant pathologist)
1969-1981 M Gratwick (entomologist)
1976-1981 D L Ebbels (plant pathologist)
BSPP Senior Editors
1982-1984 B E J Wheeler
1985-1989 P R Scott
1990-1994 M J Jeger
1995-2000 R Johnson
2001-2010 R Shattock
2011- present M Dickinson