Adv. Atmos. Sci. offers authors the opportunity to have the articles published with Open Access under the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License in exchange for paying Article Processing Charge(APC) of 2480 EUR / 3140 USD / 2080 GBP. Choosing open access means making your journal article freely and permanently available to everyone, everywhere.
For more information on Open Choice, please refer to the link below:
Order open access for your article:
After your article has been accepted for publication:
Please inform the Editorial Office that you will choose open access publication. The Editorial Office will contact you and provide the DOI of your article as well as the OA license agreement for you to sign.
If you opt for Open Choice, you are not required to transfer copyright. Please fill out and submit the OA order form at the website http://www.springer.com/manualopenchoiceorder . After receiving the OA order form, Springer will invoice the APC.
Eligibility for APC waiver
If your institution has a Springer Compact agreement, then you may publish your article open access- at no charge to yourself - in more than 1,600 Springer journals, including AAS. When publishing your article open access it becomes freely accessible to anyone worldwide. In addition, you can enjoy full access to all Springer journals.
Current agreement partners
Benefits for authors:
High visibility of your work
Easy compliance with open access mandates
Re-use and immediate deposit of final article in any repository
You retain the copyright of your work
Automatic export triggered to PubMed Central (PMC)/Europe PMC for its evaluation
Open access charge covered centrally by the university/institute – eases the payment process
More details and benefits can be found at http://www.springer.com/de/open-access/springer-open-choice/springer-compact