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IEEE Transactions on Communications

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.

H-Index

216

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

00906778, 15580857

Coverage

1963-1964, 1970-2021

Information

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Scope

The IEEE Transactions on Communications publishes high-quality manuscripts on advances in the state-of-the-art of all telecommunications including telephone, telegraphy, facsimile, and television, by electromagnetic propagation including radio; wire; aerial; underground, coaxial, and submarine cables; waveguides, communication satellites, and lasers; in marine, aeronautical, space and fixed station services; repeaters, radio relaying, signal storage, and regeneration; telecommunication error detection and correction; multiplexing and carrier techniques; communication switching systems; data communications; and communication theory. Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Electrical and Electronic Engineering1999Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2000Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2001Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2002Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2003Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2004Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2005Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2006Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2007Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2008Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2009Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2010Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2011Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2012Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2013Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2014Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2015Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2016Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2017Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2018Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2019Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2020Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2021Q1
SJR

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.

YearSJR
19991.271
20001.687
20013.588
20023.823
20032.851
20042.752
20052.411
20062.041
20072.262
20081.902
20091.378
20101.107
20111.037
20121.595
20131.575
20141.155
20151.224
20161.139
20171.004
20181.463
20192.126
20201.468
20213.106
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
1999272
2000283
2001254
2002256
2003272
2004282
2005273
2006261
2007274
2008261
2009472
2010398
2011373
2012398
2013452
2014354
2015395
2016405
2017408
2018484
2019591
2020559
2021602
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)19991.218
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.419
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20012.742
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20023.388
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20033.513
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20044.270
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20054.691
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20064.768
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20074.523
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20083.677
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.645
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.937
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.768
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.045
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.490
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.677
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.273
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20165.218
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20175.824
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20186.628
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20197.099
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20206.424
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20216.501
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.218
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.350
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20012.936
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20023.094
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20033.421
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20044.138
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20054.394
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20064.297
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20073.871
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20083.459
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.136
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.722
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.609
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.177
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.607
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.733
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.331
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20165.614
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.677
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20186.940
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20197.328
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20206.441
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20216.684
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.077
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.480
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.440
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.756
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20033.288
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20043.659
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20053.635
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20063.699
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20073.434
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.723
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.596
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.327
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.660
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.227
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.331
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.678
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20154.447
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20165.120
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20175.623
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20186.952
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20197.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20206.176
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20217.039
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199931
Self Cites200012
Self Cites2001218
Self Cites2002240
Self Cites2003209
Self Cites2004191
Self Cites2005216
Self Cites2006175
Self Cites2007163
Self Cites2008138
Self Cites2009236
Self Cites2010209
Self Cites2011212
Self Cites2012289
Self Cites2013371
Self Cites2014370
Self Cites2015441
Self Cites2016509
Self Cites2017489
Self Cites2018634
Self Cites2019816
Self Cites2020730
Self Cites2021927
Total Cites1999872
Total Cites2000995
Total Cites20012281
Total Cites20022503
Total Cites20032713
Total Cites20043236
Total Cites20053559
Total Cites20063554
Total Cites20073159
Total Cites20082795
Total Cites20092496
Total Cites20102741
Total Cites20112951
Total Cites20123949
Total Cites20134216
Total Cites20144566
Total Cites20155215
Total Cites20166743
Total Cites20176551
Total Cites20188384
Total Cites20199505
Total Cites20209552
Total Cites202110922
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19991.180
External Cites per document20001.339
External Cites per document20012.662
External Cites per document20022.970
External Cites per document20033.352
External Cites per document20044.579
External Cites per document20054.643
External Cites per document20064.585
External Cites per document20073.773
External Cites per document20083.321
External Cites per document20092.872
External Cites per document20102.535
External Cites per document20112.428
External Cites per document20122.954
External Cites per document20133.298
External Cites per document20143.445
External Cites per document20153.978
External Cites per document20165.204
External Cites per document20175.262
External Cites per document20186.421
External Cites per document20196.704
External Cites per document20205.949
External Cites per document20216.121
Cites per document19991.218
Cites per document20001.350
Cites per document20012.936
Cites per document20023.094
Cites per document20033.421
Cites per document20044.138
Cites per document20054.394
Cites per document20064.297
Cites per document20073.871
Cites per document20083.459
Cites per document20093.136
Cites per document20102.722
Cites per document20112.609
Cites per document20123.177
Cites per document20133.607
Cites per document20143.733
Cites per document20154.331
Cites per document20165.614
Cites per document20175.677
Cites per document20186.940
Cites per document20197.328
Cites per document20206.441
Cites per document20216.684
% 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
199915.44
200017.67
200126.38
200224.22
200326.10
200422.70
200528.94
200626.44
200734.31
200830.65
200933.26
201035.18
201135.39
201234.92
201343.58
201440.11
201540.51
201648.64
201749.02
201849.79
201956.01
202056.35
202155.32
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents19993
Non-citable documents20003
Non-citable documents20012
Non-citable documents200247
Non-citable documents200346
Non-citable documents2004117
Non-citable documents200590
Non-citable documents200690
Non-citable documents200722
Non-citable documents20088
Non-citable documents20099
Non-citable documents20108
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20145
Non-citable documents20154
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20181
Non-citable documents20191
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20211
Citable documents1999713
Citable documents2000734
Citable documents2001775
Citable documents2002762
Citable documents2003747
Citable documents2004665
Citable documents2005720
Citable documents2006737
Citable documents2007794
Citable documents2008800
Citable documents2009787
Citable documents2010999
Citable documents20111128
Citable documents20121239
Citable documents20131166
Citable documents20141218
Citable documents20151200
Citable documents20161198
Citable documents20171152
Citable documents20181207
Citable documents20191296
Citable documents20201483
Citable documents20211633
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents1999416
Uncited documents2000368
Uncited documents2001292
Uncited documents2002259
Uncited documents2003235
Uncited documents2004225
Uncited documents2005200
Uncited documents2006214
Uncited documents2007193
Uncited documents2008238
Uncited documents2009242
Uncited documents2010329
Uncited documents2011360
Uncited documents2012330
Uncited documents2013287
Uncited documents2014276
Uncited documents2015267
Uncited documents2016221
Uncited documents2017202
Uncited documents2018136
Uncited documents2019152
Uncited documents2020196
Uncited documents2021189
Cited documents1999300
Cited documents2000369
Cited documents2001485
Cited documents2002550
Cited documents2003558
Cited documents2004557
Cited documents2005610
Cited documents2006613
Cited documents2007623
Cited documents2008570
Cited documents2009554
Cited documents2010678
Cited documents2011771
Cited documents2012913
Cited documents2013882
Cited documents2014947
Cited documents2015937
Cited documents2016980
Cited documents2017952
Cited documents20181072
Cited documents20191145
Cited documents20201287
Cited documents20211445
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