World Scientific is a publishing company. Each year, it publishes 100 journals and 400 books, many of which are recommended texts adopted by universities of renown such as Harvard University, Caltech (California Institute of Technology), and Princeton University. Chosen by the Nobel Foundation, it distributes the entire series of Nobel lectures delivered from 1901 to 2000, which justifies its motto "Connecting Great Minds".
World Scientific is a young Singapore-based company established only in 1981. Nevertheless, in twenty five years, it became one of the leading scientific publishers in the world with offices in New Jersey, London, Hong Kong, Taipei, Madras, Beijing and Shanghai. And it is now the largest international scientific publisher in the Asia-Pacific region.