Cosmic Research

Kosmicheskie Issledovaniya

Russian language title: Космические исследования

ISSN PRINT: 0010-9525
ISSN ONLINE: 1608-3075


The journal publishes scientific papers covering all subjects of space science and technology, including the following: ballistics, flight dynamics of the Earth’s artificial satellites and automatic interplanetary stations; problems of transatmospheric descent; design and structure of spacecraft and scientific research instrumentation; life support systems and radiation safety of manned spacecrafts; exploration of the Earth from Space; exploration of near space; exploration of the Sun, planets, secondary planets, and interplanetary medium; exploration of stars, nebulae, interstellar medium, galaxies, and quasars from spacecraft; and various astrophysical problems related to space exploration. A chronicle of scientific events and other notices concerning the main topics of the journal are also presented.

Cosmic Research is abstracted and/or indexed in:
Academic OneFile, Academic Search, Astrophysics Data System (ADS), Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Chemical and Earth Sciences, Current Abstracts, Current Contents/Physical, EBSCO, Gale, Google Scholar, INIS Atomindex, INSPEC, Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, OCLC, ReadCube, SCImago, SCOPUS, Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Summon by ProQuest.


Kosmicheskie Issledovaniya
Bol’shaya Gruzinskaya 10, Moscow 123242, Russia
Tel: +7 (499) 254-2490

Editorial Board


Timur M. Eneev, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Keldysh Institute of Applied Mathematics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.


Viktor V. Sazonov, Dr. Sci., Prof., Keldysh Institute of Applied Mathematics, Russian Academy of Sciences;
Vladimir G. Kurt, Dr. Sci, Prof., Astro Space Center, Lebedev Physical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences.


Boris V. Kozelov, Dr. Sci. (Phys.–Math.); Vyacheslav M. Linkin, Dr. Sci. (Phys.–Math.); Mikhail I. Panasyuk, Dr. Sci. (Phys.–Math.); Anatoli A. Petrukovich, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences; Garri A. Popov, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences; Oleg M. Rzhiga, Dr. Sci. (Phys.–Math.); Mikhail A. Vashkovyak, Dr. Sci. (Phys.–Math.).


Elena V. Travkina

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2016, Volume 54 (6 issues)

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