Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Materials Today: Proceedings


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category


Elsevier Ltd.



Publication type

Conferences and Proceedings




2005, 2014-2020



How to publish in this journal


Materials Today is proud to introduce Materials Today: Proceedings. A new journal specializing in the publication of conference proceedings. Materials Today: Proceedings provides the materials science community with a fast and flexible route to the publication of research presented at leading scientific conferences spanning the field of materials science, technology and engineering. Conference proceedings are only accepted for publication in Materials Today: Proceedings after a full assessment from the Materials Today editorial team. All papers must be original, and peer-review is mandatory. Join the conversation about this journal

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)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.963
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.465
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.001
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.129
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.371
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.343
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.963
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.465
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.001
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.116
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.321
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.332
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.963
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.465
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.983
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.989
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.296
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.236
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 Cites20050
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20164
Self Cites2017238
Self Cites2018383
Self Cites2019945
Self Cites20202000
Total Cites20050
Total Cites20140
Total Cites201526
Total Cites2016459
Total Cites20171637
Total Cites20183788
Total Cites20198205
Total Cites202014096
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 document20050
External Cites per document20140
External Cites per document20150.960
External Cites per document20160.467
External Cites per document20170.871
External Cites per document20181.015
External Cites per document20191.184
External Cites per document20201.162
Cites per document20050.000
Cites per document20140.000
Cites per document20150.963
Cites per document20160.465
Cites per document20171.001
Cites per document20181.116
Cites per document20191.321
Cites per document20201.332
% 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 documents20050
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents201613
Non-citable documents201728
Non-citable documents201840
Non-citable documents201983
Non-citable documents2020176
Citable documents20050
Citable documents20140
Citable documents201525
Citable documents2016975
Citable documents20171607
Citable documents20183354
Citable documents20196130
Citable documents202010409
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 documents20050
Uncited documents20140
Uncited documents201512
Uncited documents2016721
Uncited documents2017891
Uncited documents20181689
Uncited documents20192931
Uncited documents20205340
Cited documents20050
Cited documents20140
Cited documents201515
Cited documents2016267
Cited documents2017744
Cited documents20181705
Cited documents20193282
Cited documents20205245
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