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ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciencesopen access



Universities and research institutions in Pakistan

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2009, 2011-2020


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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.

Engineering (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Engineering (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Engineering (miscellaneous)2019Q2

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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.253
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.331
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.484
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.662
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.418
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.380
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.517
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.516
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.253
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.329
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.484
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.660
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.398
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.372
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.507
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.535
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.256
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.329
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.439
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.717
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.393
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.359
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.538
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.555
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites201311
Self Cites201431
Self Cites2015252
Self Cites2016307
Self Cites2017198
Self Cites2018316
Self Cites2019141
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20110
Total Cites201222
Total Cites2013101
Total Cites2014217
Total Cites2015510
Total Cites2016962
Total Cites20171673
Total Cites20182607
Total Cites20192207
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 document20090
External Cites per document20110.000
External Cites per document20120.253
External Cites per document20130.293
External Cites per document20140.415
External Cites per document20150.334
External Cites per document20160.271
External Cites per document20170.328
External Cites per document20180.446
External Cites per document20190.501
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.253
Cites per document20130.329
Cites per document20140.484
Cites per document20150.660
Cites per document20160.398
Cites per document20170.372
Cites per document20180.507
Cites per document20190.535
% 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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20090
Citable documents20111
Citable documents201287
Citable documents2013307
Citable documents2014448
Citable documents2015773
Citable documents20162416
Citable documents20174498
Citable documents20185141
Citable documents20194123
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 documents20090
Uncited documents20111
Uncited documents201271
Uncited documents2013240
Uncited documents2014318
Uncited documents2015586
Uncited documents20161915
Uncited documents20173475
Uncited documents20183797
Uncited documents20193009
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20110
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201367
Cited documents2014130
Cited documents2015187
Cited documents2016501
Cited documents20171023
Cited documents20181344
Cited documents20191114
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