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International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems

Country Switzerland  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Switzerland
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryComputer Science
Computer Networks and Communications
PublisherInderscience Publishers
Publication typeJournals
ISSN17543916, 17543924
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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.

Computer Networks and Communications2009Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2010Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2011Q4
Computer Networks and Communications2012Q4
Computer Networks and Communications2013Q4
Computer Networks and Communications2014Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2015Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2016Q4
Computer Networks and Communications2017Q3

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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.679
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.685
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.415
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.392
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.571
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.600
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.657
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.638
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.679
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.685
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.415
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.366
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.405
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.600
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.722
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.701
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.570
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.679
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.685
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.322
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.382
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.513
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.531
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.766
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.682
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.711
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20091
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20120
Self Cites201311
Self Cites201427
Self Cites201540
Self Cites201614
Self Cites201710
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200919
Total Cites201050
Total Cites201149
Total Cites201249
Total Cites201349
Total Cites201475
Total Cites201591
Total Cites201696
Total Cites201773
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.643
External Cites per document20100.671
External Cites per document20110.407
External Cites per document20120.366
External Cites per document20130.314
External Cites per document20140.384
External Cites per document20150.405
External Cites per document20160.599
External Cites per document20170.492
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.679
Cites per document20100.685
Cites per document20110.415
Cites per document20120.366
Cites per document20130.405
Cites per document20140.600
Cites per document20150.722
Cites per document20160.701
Cites per document20170.570
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20094
Non-citable documents201011
Non-citable documents201116
Non-citable documents201216
Non-citable documents201311
Non-citable documents201411
Non-citable documents201510
Non-citable documents20169
Non-citable documents20175
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200928
Citable documents201073
Citable documents2011118
Citable documents2012134
Citable documents2013121
Citable documents2014125
Citable documents2015126
Citable documents2016137
Citable documents2017128
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200922
Uncited documents201064
Uncited documents2011106
Uncited documents2012120
Uncited documents201399
Uncited documents201486
Uncited documents201577
Uncited documents2016100
Uncited documents201796
Cited documents20080
Cited documents200910
Cited documents201020
Cited documents201128
Cited documents201230
Cited documents201333
Cited documents201450
Cited documents201559
Cited documents201646
Cited documents201737
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