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Subject Area and CategoryMultidisciplinary
Multidisciplinary
PublisherSpringer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH
Publication typeJournals
ISSN21931801
Coverage2012-ongoing
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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
Multidisciplinary2013Q3
Multidisciplinary2014Q1
Multidisciplinary2015Q1
Multidisciplinary2016Q1
Multidisciplinary2017Q1
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
20130.152
20140.318
20150.433
20160.447
20170.389
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)20130.650
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.990
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.194
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.410
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.321
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.650
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.990
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.194
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.403
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.229
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.650
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.990
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.178
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.247
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.157
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20131
Self Cites201429
Self Cites201552
Self Cites2016149
Self Cites20171
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201352
Total Cites2014781
Total Cites20151862
Total Cites20163337
Total Cites20174627
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 document20120
External Cites per document20130.638
External Cites per document20140.953
External Cites per document20151.161
External Cites per document20161.340
External Cites per document20171.228
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.650
Cites per document20140.990
Cites per document20151.194
Cites per document20161.403
Cites per document20171.229
% 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
201228.05
201317.72
201419.36
201517.51
201618.03
20170.00
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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents201514
Non-citable documents201620
Non-citable documents201741
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201380
Citable documents2014789
Citable documents20151559
Citable documents20162379
Citable documents20173766
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 documents20120
Uncited documents201356
Uncited documents2014402
Uncited documents2015751
Uncited documents20161017
Uncited documents20171718
Cited documents20120
Cited documents201326
Cited documents2014391
Cited documents2015822
Cited documents20161382
Cited documents20172089
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