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Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryComputer Science
Computer Science Applications
Signal Processing

Aerospace Engineering
Civil and Structural Engineering
Control and Systems Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN10961216, 08883270
Scope Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing (MSSP) is an interdisciplinary journal in Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering with the purpose of reporting scientific advancements of the highest quality arising from new techniques in sensing, instrumentation, signal processing, modelling and control of dynamic systems. MSSP papers are expected to make a demonstrable original contribution to engineering knowledge, which should be significant in terms of advancement over established methods. Especially sought are papers that include both theoretical and experimental aspects, or that include theoretical material of high relevance to practical 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.

Aerospace Engineering1999Q1
Aerospace Engineering2000Q1
Aerospace Engineering2001Q1
Aerospace Engineering2002Q1
Aerospace Engineering2003Q1
Aerospace Engineering2004Q1
Aerospace Engineering2005Q1
Aerospace Engineering2006Q1
Aerospace Engineering2007Q1
Aerospace Engineering2008Q1
Aerospace Engineering2009Q1
Aerospace Engineering2010Q1
Aerospace Engineering2011Q1
Aerospace Engineering2012Q1
Aerospace Engineering2013Q1
Aerospace Engineering2014Q1
Aerospace Engineering2015Q1
Aerospace Engineering2016Q1
Aerospace Engineering2017Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering1999Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2000Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2001Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2002Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2003Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2004Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2005Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2006Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2007Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2008Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2009Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2010Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2011Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2012Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2013Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2014Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2015Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2016Q1
Civil and Structural Engineering2017Q1
Computer Science Applications1999Q2
Computer Science Applications2000Q2
Computer Science Applications2001Q1
Computer Science Applications2002Q2
Computer Science Applications2003Q1
Computer Science Applications2004Q1
Computer Science Applications2005Q1
Computer Science Applications2006Q1
Computer Science Applications2007Q1
Computer Science Applications2008Q1
Computer Science Applications2009Q1
Computer Science Applications2010Q1
Computer Science Applications2011Q1
Computer Science Applications2012Q1
Computer Science Applications2013Q1
Computer Science Applications2014Q1
Computer Science Applications2015Q1
Computer Science Applications2016Q1
Computer Science Applications2017Q1
Control and Systems Engineering1999Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2000Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2001Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2002Q2
Control and Systems Engineering2003Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2004Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2005Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2006Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2007Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2008Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2009Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2010Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2011Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2012Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2013Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2014Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2015Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2016Q1
Control and Systems Engineering2017Q1
Mechanical Engineering1999Q1
Mechanical Engineering2000Q1
Mechanical Engineering2001Q1
Mechanical Engineering2002Q1
Mechanical Engineering2003Q1
Mechanical Engineering2004Q1
Mechanical Engineering2005Q1
Mechanical Engineering2006Q1
Mechanical Engineering2007Q1
Mechanical Engineering2008Q1
Mechanical Engineering2009Q1
Mechanical Engineering2010Q1
Mechanical Engineering2011Q1
Mechanical Engineering2012Q1
Mechanical Engineering2013Q1
Mechanical Engineering2014Q1
Mechanical Engineering2015Q1
Mechanical Engineering2016Q1
Mechanical Engineering2017Q1
Signal Processing1999Q1
Signal Processing2000Q2
Signal Processing2001Q2
Signal Processing2002Q2
Signal Processing2003Q1
Signal Processing2004Q1
Signal Processing2005Q1
Signal Processing2006Q1
Signal Processing2007Q1
Signal Processing2008Q1
Signal Processing2009Q1
Signal Processing2010Q1
Signal Processing2011Q1
Signal Processing2012Q1
Signal Processing2013Q1
Signal Processing2014Q1
Signal Processing2015Q1
Signal Processing2016Q1
Signal Processing2017Q1

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)19990.513
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.694
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.273
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.152
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.372
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.527
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.965
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.359
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.539
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.907
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.994
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20104.434
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.326
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20124.282
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.589
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.602
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20155.191
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20165.232
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20175.270
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.747
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.236
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.135
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.230
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.404
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.827
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.316
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.595
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.850
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20094.041
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.992
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.934
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20124.074
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.238
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.617
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.605
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20165.205
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.043
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.472
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.688
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.154
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.955
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.133
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.175
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.692
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.405
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.252
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.878
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20093.637
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.612
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.515
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.509
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20134.146
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.776
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20154.296
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20164.687
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.939
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 Cites199916
Self Cites200020
Self Cites200115
Self Cites200223
Self Cites200328
Self Cites200442
Self Cites200538
Self Cites200689
Self Cites2007162
Self Cites2008117
Self Cites2009218
Self Cites2010192
Self Cites2011203
Self Cites2012228
Self Cites2013355
Self Cites2014246
Self Cites2015372
Self Cites2016614
Self Cites2017681
Total Cites199981
Total Cites2000124
Total Cites2001215
Total Cites2002218
Total Cites2003246
Total Cites2004330
Total Cites2005453
Total Cites2006609
Total Cites2007737
Total Cites20081143
Total Cites20091790
Total Cites20102040
Total Cites20111912
Total Cites20122314
Total Cites20132619
Total Cites20143398
Total Cites20153343
Total Cites20164143
Total Cites20174720
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 document19990.411
External Cites per document20000.627
External Cites per document20011.149
External Cites per document20021.016
External Cites per document20031.090
External Cites per document20041.226
External Cites per document20051.673
External Cites per document20061.977
External Cites per document20072.025
External Cites per document20082.559
External Cites per document20093.549
External Cites per document20103.616
External Cites per document20113.516
External Cites per document20123.673
External Cites per document20133.663
External Cites per document20144.283
External Cites per document20154.092
External Cites per document20164.433
External Cites per document20174.315
Cites per document19990.513
Cites per document20000.747
Cites per document20011.236
Cites per document20021.135
Cites per document20031.230
Cites per document20041.404
Cites per document20051.827
Cites per document20062.316
Cites per document20072.595
Cites per document20082.850
Cites per document20094.041
Cites per document20103.992
Cites per document20113.934
Cites per document20124.074
Cites per document20134.238
Cites per document20144.617
Cites per document20154.605
Cites per document20165.205
Cites per document20175.043
% 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 documents20025
Non-citable documents20036
Non-citable documents200411
Non-citable documents20057
Non-citable documents20067
Non-citable documents20077
Non-citable documents200816
Non-citable documents200919
Non-citable documents201019
Non-citable documents201116
Non-citable documents201219
Non-citable documents201319
Non-citable documents201420
Non-citable documents201516
Non-citable documents201618
Non-citable documents201724
Citable documents1999158
Citable documents2000166
Citable documents2001174
Citable documents2002192
Citable documents2003200
Citable documents2004235
Citable documents2005248
Citable documents2006263
Citable documents2007284
Citable documents2008401
Citable documents2009443
Citable documents2010511
Citable documents2011486
Citable documents2012568
Citable documents2013618
Citable documents2014736
Citable documents2015726
Citable documents2016796
Citable documents2017936
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 documents1999104
Uncited documents200092
Uncited documents200188
Uncited documents2002100
Uncited documents200392
Uncited documents2004108
Uncited documents200595
Uncited documents200680
Uncited documents200784
Uncited documents2008108
Uncited documents200998
Uncited documents201096
Uncited documents2011102
Uncited documents201297
Uncited documents2013119
Uncited documents2014119
Uncited documents2015108
Uncited documents2016104
Uncited documents2017139
Cited documents199954
Cited documents200074
Cited documents200186
Cited documents200297
Cited documents2003114
Cited documents2004138
Cited documents2005160
Cited documents2006190
Cited documents2007207
Cited documents2008309
Cited documents2009364
Cited documents2010434
Cited documents2011400
Cited documents2012490
Cited documents2013518
Cited documents2014637
Cited documents2015634
Cited documents2016710
Cited documents2017821
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