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Subject Area and CategoryEngineering
Engineering (miscellaneous)

Materials Science
Materials Science (miscellaneous)
PublisherAmerican Institute of Physics Publising LLC
Publication typeJournals
ISSN2166532X
Coverage2013-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
Engineering (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Engineering (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Engineering (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Engineering (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2017Q1
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
20141.628
20152.081
20162.177
20171.630
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)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.264
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.455
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20164.652
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.117
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.264
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.455
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.652
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.882
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.264
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20154.455
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20164.342
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.573
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 Cites20130
Self Cites201413
Self Cites201517
Self Cites201651
Self Cites201724
Total Cites20130
Total Cites2014297
Total Cites20151283
Total Cites20162163
Total Cites20172209
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 document20130
External Cites per document20143.121
External Cites per document20154.396
External Cites per document20164.542
External Cites per document20173.840
Cites per document20130.000
Cites per document20143.264
Cites per document20154.455
Cites per document20164.652
Cites per document20173.882
% 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
201334.78
201435.00
201537.30
201631.19
201728.48
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 documents20130
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20154
Non-citable documents201612
Non-citable documents201718
Citable documents20130
Citable documents201491
Citable documents2015288
Citable documents2016465
Citable documents2017569
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 documents20130
Uncited documents201428
Uncited documents201557
Uncited documents201694
Uncited documents2017116
Cited documents20130
Cited documents201464
Cited documents2015235
Cited documents2016383
Cited documents2017471
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