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Urban Climate



Universities and research institutions in Netherlands

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Elsevier BV



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Urban Climate serves the scientific and decision making communities with the publication of research on theory, science and applications relevant to understanding urban climatic conditions and change in relation to their geography and to demographic, socioeconomic, institutional, technological and environmental dynamics and global change. Targeted towards both disciplinary and interdisciplinary audiences, this journal publishes original research papers, comprehensive review articles, book reviews, and short communications on topics including, but not limited to, the following: Urban meteorology and climate[...] Urban environmental pollution[...] Adaptation to global change[...] Urban economic and social issues[...] Research Approaches[...] Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Atmospheric Science2013Q3
Atmospheric Science2014Q3
Atmospheric Science2015Q2
Atmospheric Science2016Q2
Atmospheric Science2017Q2
Atmospheric Science2018Q2
Atmospheric Science2019Q2
Atmospheric Science2020Q2
Atmospheric Science2021Q1
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2020Q1
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2021Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2013Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2014Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2015Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2016Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2017Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2018Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2019Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2020Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2021Q1
Urban Studies2013Q2
Urban Studies2014Q2
Urban Studies2015Q1
Urban Studies2016Q1
Urban Studies2017Q1
Urban Studies2018Q1
Urban Studies2019Q1
Urban Studies2020Q1
Urban Studies2021Q1

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.

Total Documents

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

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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.364
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.846
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.603
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.393
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.835
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20184.512
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.687
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20206.177
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20217.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.364
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.846
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.603
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.289
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.918
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.340
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.703
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20205.898
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20217.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.364
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.846
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.426
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.688
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.952
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.320
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20206.121
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20216.973
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20133
Self Cites20148
Self Cites201534
Self Cites201640
Self Cites201742
Self Cites201871
Self Cites201978
Self Cites2020182
Self Cites2021351
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201315
Total Cites201472
Total Cites2015328
Total Cites2016625
Total Cites2017768
Total Cites2018690
Total Cites2019983
Total Cites20201563
Total Cites20212746
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 document20120
External Cites per document20131.200
External Cites per document20141.684
External Cites per document20152.450
External Cites per document20163.214
External Cites per document20173.862
External Cites per document20183.994
External Cites per document20194.351
External Cites per document20205.231
External Cites per document20216.270
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20131.364
Cites per document20141.846
Cites per document20152.603
Cites per document20163.289
Cites per document20173.918
Cites per document20184.340
Cites per document20194.703
Cites per document20205.898
Cites per document20217.188
% 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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20168
Non-citable documents20178
Non-citable documents20184
Non-citable documents20191
Non-citable documents20201
Non-citable documents20210
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201310
Citable documents201438
Citable documents2015120
Citable documents2016182
Citable documents2017188
Citable documents2018155
Citable documents2019208
Citable documents2020264
Citable documents2021382
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 documents20120
Uncited documents20135
Uncited documents201411
Uncited documents201534
Uncited documents201634
Uncited documents201725
Uncited documents201820
Uncited documents201918
Uncited documents202017
Uncited documents202117
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20136
Cited documents201428
Cited documents201592
Cited documents2016156
Cited documents2017171
Cited documents2018139
Cited documents2019191
Cited documents2020248
Cited documents2021365
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