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|Edited by||Paul Yiu|
|ISO 4||Forum Geom.|
|ISSN|| 1534-1178 |
Forum Geometricorum: A Journal on Classical Euclidean Geometry is a peer-reviewed open-access academic journal that specializes in mathematical research papers on Euclidean geometry.
It was founded in 2001, is published by Florida Atlantic University, and is indexed among others by Mathematical Reviewsand Zentralblatt MATH. Its founding editor-in-chief was Paul Yiu, a professor of mathematics at Florida Atlantic, now retired. All papers are available online immediately upon acceptance through the journal's web site.
As of 2019 [update] , Forum Geometricorum is no longer accepting submissions. Prior issues are still available.
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