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International Food Research Journal

Country Malaysia  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Malaysia
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Subject Area and CategoryAgricultural and Biological Sciences
Food Science
PublisherUniversiti Putra Malaysia
Publication typeJournals
Scope The International Food Research Journal (IFRJ) publishes papers in English, six (6) issues a year. The scope of the Journal includes: -Food chemistry- Food microbiology- Food safety- Food processing- Food engineering- Food quality- Food toxicology- Food nutritional chemistry- Food analysis- Food packagingy- Sensory science- Post-harvest technology- Food physics- Emerging technologies- Halal Science


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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.

Food Science2008Q4
Food Science2009Q4
Food Science2010Q3
Food Science2011Q2
Food Science2012Q3
Food Science2013Q2
Food Science2014Q2
Food Science2015Q2
Food Science2016Q3
Food Science2017Q3
Food Science2018Q3

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)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.207
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.521
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.054
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.163
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.209
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.151
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.971
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.032
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.207
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.521
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.142
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.127
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.119
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.168
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.023
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.969
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.804
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.936
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.207
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.626
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.099
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.051
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.037
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.960
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.794
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.721
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.684
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.771
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 Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20097
Self Cites201027
Self Cites201177
Self Cites201271
Self Cites201376
Self Cites2014118
Self Cites2015101
Self Cites2016103
Self Cites201791
Self Cites201853
Total Cites20070
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200912
Total Cites201062
Total Cites2011250
Total Cites2012444
Total Cites2013651
Total Cites20141014
Total Cites20151039
Total Cites20161089
Total Cites2017913
Total Cites20181110
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 document20070
External Cites per document20080.000
External Cites per document20090.086
External Cites per document20100.294
External Cites per document20110.790
External Cites per document20120.947
External Cites per document20130.988
External Cites per document20141.032
External Cites per document20150.923
External Cites per document20160.877
External Cites per document20170.724
External Cites per document20180.891
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.207
Cites per document20100.521
Cites per document20111.142
Cites per document20121.127
Cites per document20131.119
Cites per document20141.168
Cites per document20151.023
Cites per document20160.969
Cites per document20170.804
Cites per document20180.936
% 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 documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200820
Citable documents200958
Citable documents2010119
Citable documents2011219
Citable documents2012394
Citable documents2013582
Citable documents2014868
Citable documents20151016
Citable documents20161124
Citable documents20171136
Citable documents20181186
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 documents20070
Uncited documents200820
Uncited documents200951
Uncited documents201082
Uncited documents2011111
Uncited documents2012193
Uncited documents2013271
Uncited documents2014405
Uncited documents2015508
Uncited documents2016561
Uncited documents2017623
Uncited documents2018630
Cited documents20070
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20097
Cited documents201037
Cited documents2011108
Cited documents2012201
Cited documents2013311
Cited documents2014463
Cited documents2015508
Cited documents2016563
Cited documents2017513
Cited documents2018556
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