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Journal of Information Science and Engineering

Country Taiwan  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Taiwan
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Subject Area and CategoryComputer Science
Computational Theory and Mathematics
Hardware and Architecture
Human-Computer Interaction

Social Sciences
Library and Information Sciences
PublisherInstitute of Information Science
Publication typeJournals
Coverage1993-1994, 1996-ongoing
Scope The Journal of Information Science and Engineering is dedicated to the dissemination of information on computer science, computer engineering, and computer systems. This journal encourages articles on original research in the areas of computer hardware, software, man-machine interface, theory and applications. tutorial papers in the above-mentioned areas, and state-of-the-art papers on various aspects of computer systems and applications.


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The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Computational Theory and Mathematics1999Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2000Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2001Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2002Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2003Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2004Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2005Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2006Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2007Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2008Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2009Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2010Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2011Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2012Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2013Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2014Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2015Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2016Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2017Q4
Computational Theory and Mathematics2018Q4
Hardware and Architecture1999Q3
Hardware and Architecture2000Q3
Hardware and Architecture2001Q3
Hardware and Architecture2002Q3
Hardware and Architecture2003Q4
Hardware and Architecture2004Q4
Hardware and Architecture2005Q3
Hardware and Architecture2006Q3
Hardware and Architecture2007Q3
Hardware and Architecture2008Q4
Hardware and Architecture2009Q4
Hardware and Architecture2010Q4
Hardware and Architecture2011Q4
Hardware and Architecture2012Q4
Hardware and Architecture2013Q3
Hardware and Architecture2014Q3
Hardware and Architecture2015Q3
Hardware and Architecture2016Q4
Hardware and Architecture2017Q4
Hardware and Architecture2018Q4
Human-Computer Interaction1999Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2000Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2001Q3
Human-Computer Interaction2002Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2003Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2004Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2005Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2006Q3
Human-Computer Interaction2007Q3
Human-Computer Interaction2008Q3
Human-Computer Interaction2009Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2010Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2011Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2012Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2013Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2014Q3
Human-Computer Interaction2015Q3
Human-Computer Interaction2016Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2017Q4
Human-Computer Interaction2018Q3
Library and Information Sciences1999Q4
Library and Information Sciences2000Q3
Library and Information Sciences2001Q3
Library and Information Sciences2002Q3
Library and Information Sciences2003Q3
Library and Information Sciences2004Q3
Library and Information Sciences2005Q3
Library and Information Sciences2006Q2
Library and Information Sciences2007Q3
Library and Information Sciences2008Q3
Library and Information Sciences2009Q3
Library and Information Sciences2010Q3
Library and Information Sciences2011Q3
Library and Information Sciences2012Q3
Library and Information Sciences2013Q3
Library and Information Sciences2014Q3
Library and Information Sciences2015Q3
Library and Information Sciences2016Q3
Library and Information Sciences2017Q3
Library and Information Sciences2018Q3

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19990.074
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.163
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.290
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.281
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.258
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.415
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.449
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.535
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.481
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.541
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.552
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.584
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.678
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.718
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.752
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.890
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.817
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.727
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.626
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.751
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.074
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.172
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.317
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.242
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.260
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.398
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.489
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.620
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.441
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.483
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.471
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.598
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.660
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.654
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.774
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.833
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.713
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.685
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.568
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.770
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.105
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.223
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.260
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.248
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.273
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.395
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.476
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.591
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.380
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.400
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.495
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.668
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.541
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.693
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.780
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.813
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.644
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.637
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.530
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.853
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites19990
Self Cites20001
Self Cites20015
Self Cites20021
Self Cites20032
Self Cites20041
Self Cites20051
Self Cites20063
Self Cites20076
Self Cites20086
Self Cites200912
Self Cites201014
Self Cites20116
Self Cites20126
Self Cites20138
Self Cites20143
Self Cites201518
Self Cites201615
Self Cites201711
Self Cites201812
Total Cites19998
Total Cites200022
Total Cites200145
Total Cites200238
Total Cites200344
Total Cites200472
Total Cites200592
Total Cites2006119
Total Cites2007100
Total Cites2008127
Total Cites2009137
Total Cites2010186
Total Cites2011233
Total Cites2012246
Total Cites2013254
Total Cites2014215
Total Cites2015176
Total Cites2016202
Total Cites2017176
Total Cites2018204
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document19990.074
External Cites per document20000.164
External Cites per document20010.282
External Cites per document20020.236
External Cites per document20030.249
External Cites per document20040.392
External Cites per document20050.484
External Cites per document20060.604
External Cites per document20070.414
External Cites per document20080.460
External Cites per document20090.430
External Cites per document20100.553
External Cites per document20110.643
External Cites per document20120.638
External Cites per document20130.750
External Cites per document20140.822
External Cites per document20150.640
External Cites per document20160.634
External Cites per document20170.532
External Cites per document20180.725
Cites per document19990.074
Cites per document20000.172
Cites per document20010.317
Cites per document20020.242
Cites per document20030.260
Cites per document20040.398
Cites per document20050.489
Cites per document20060.620
Cites per document20070.441
Cites per document20080.483
Cites per document20090.471
Cites per document20100.598
Cites per document20110.660
Cites per document20120.654
Cites per document20130.774
Cites per document20140.833
Cites per document20150.713
Cites per document20160.685
Cites per document20170.568
Cites per document20180.770
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20021
Non-citable documents20032
Non-citable documents20043
Non-citable documents20053
Non-citable documents20064
Non-citable documents20077
Non-citable documents20089
Non-citable documents20098
Non-citable documents20107
Non-citable documents20117
Non-citable documents20127
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Citable documents1999108
Citable documents2000128
Citable documents2001142
Citable documents2002157
Citable documents2003169
Citable documents2004181
Citable documents2005188
Citable documents2006192
Citable documents2007227
Citable documents2008263
Citable documents2009291
Citable documents2010311
Citable documents2011353
Citable documents2012376
Citable documents2013328
Citable documents2014258
Citable documents2015247
Citable documents2016295
Citable documents2017310
Citable documents2018265
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents1999100
Uncited documents2000111
Uncited documents2001115
Uncited documents2002132
Uncited documents2003139
Uncited documents2004140
Uncited documents2005134
Uncited documents2006136
Uncited documents2007177
Uncited documents2008194
Uncited documents2009220
Uncited documents2010214
Uncited documents2011245
Uncited documents2012247
Uncited documents2013199
Uncited documents2014152
Uncited documents2015150
Uncited documents2016193
Uncited documents2017193
Uncited documents2018162
Cited documents19998
Cited documents200017
Cited documents200127
Cited documents200226
Cited documents200332
Cited documents200444
Cited documents200557
Cited documents200660
Cited documents200757
Cited documents200878
Cited documents200979
Cited documents2010104
Cited documents2011115
Cited documents2012136
Cited documents2013133
Cited documents2014107
Cited documents201597
Cited documents2016102
Cited documents2017117
Cited documents2018103
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