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EPJ Data Scienceopen access


United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

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Springer Science + Business Media



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EPJ Data Science covers a broad range of research areas and applications and particularly encourages contributions from techno-socio-economic systems, where it comprises those research lines that now regard the digital “tracks” of human beings as first-order objects for scientific investigation. Topics include, but are not limited to, human behavior, social interaction (including animal societies), economic and financial systems, management and business networks, socio-technical infrastructure, health and environmental systems, the science of science, as well as general risk and crisis scenario forecasting up to and including policy advice. 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.

Computational Mathematics2013Q1
Computational Mathematics2014Q1
Computational Mathematics2015Q2
Computational Mathematics2016Q2
Computational Mathematics2017Q2
Computational Mathematics2018Q1
Computational Mathematics2019Q2
Computational Mathematics2020Q2
Computational Mathematics2021Q1
Computer Science Applications2013Q1
Computer Science Applications2014Q1
Computer Science Applications2015Q1
Computer Science Applications2016Q1
Computer Science Applications2017Q1
Computer Science Applications2018Q1
Computer Science Applications2019Q1
Computer Science Applications2020Q1
Computer Science Applications2021Q1
Modeling and Simulation2013Q1
Modeling and Simulation2014Q1
Modeling and Simulation2015Q1
Modeling and Simulation2016Q1
Modeling and Simulation2017Q1
Modeling and Simulation2018Q1
Modeling and Simulation2019Q1
Modeling and Simulation2020Q1
Modeling and Simulation2021Q1

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)20134.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.889
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.283
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20164.623
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.011
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20184.438
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.634
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20204.872
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20214.922
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.889
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.283
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.912
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20174.036
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.714
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.360
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20204.308
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20214.315
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20134.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20144.889
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.912
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.706
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.218
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20184.131
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20193.671
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.841
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20213.784
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 Cites20132
Self Cites20145
Self Cites201514
Self Cites201611
Self Cites201719
Self Cites201824
Self Cites201921
Self Cites202017
Self Cites202122
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201351
Total Cites201488
Total Cites2015197
Total Cites2016223
Total Cites2017335
Total Cites2018396
Total Cites2019484
Total Cites2020504
Total Cites2021535
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 document20134.455
External Cites per document20144.882
External Cites per document20154.159
External Cites per document20163.855
External Cites per document20173.901
External Cites per document20184.537
External Cites per document20194.248
External Cites per document20204.272
External Cites per document20214.205
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20134.250
Cites per document20144.889
Cites per document20154.283
Cites per document20163.912
Cites per document20174.036
Cites per document20184.714
Cites per document20194.360
Cites per document20204.308
Cites per document20214.315
% 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 documents20152
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20182
Non-citable documents20192
Non-citable documents20203
Non-citable documents20212
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201311
Citable documents201417
Citable documents201544
Citable documents201655
Citable documents201781
Citable documents201882
Citable documents2019109
Citable documents2020114
Citable documents2021122
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 documents20133
Uncited documents20142
Uncited documents20158
Uncited documents201611
Uncited documents201717
Uncited documents201811
Uncited documents201917
Uncited documents202015
Uncited documents202112
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20139
Cited documents201416
Cited documents201538
Cited documents201646
Cited documents201766
Cited documents201873
Cited documents201994
Cited documents2020102
Cited documents2021112
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