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Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering



Universities and research institutions in Germany
Media Ranking in Germany

Subject Area and Category


Springer Verlag



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Book Series


21954356, 21954364





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Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering (LNME) publishes the latest developments in Mechanical Engineering - quickly, informally and with high quality. Original research reported in proceedings and post-proceedings represents the core of LNME. Volumes published in LNME embrace all aspects, subfields and new challenges of mechanical engineering. Topics in the series include: -Engineering Design -Machinery and Machine Elements -Mechanical Structures and Stress Analysis -Automotive Engineering -Engine Technology -Aerospace Technology and Astronautics -Nanotechnology and Microengineering -Control, Robotics, Mechatronics -MEMS -Theoretical and Applied Mechanics -Dynamical Systems, Control -Fluid Mechanics -Engineering Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer -Manufacturing -Precision Engineering, Instrumentation, Measurement -Materials Engineering -Tribology and Surface Technology 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.

Aerospace Engineering2014Q4
Aerospace Engineering2015Q4
Aerospace Engineering2016Q4
Aerospace Engineering2017Q4
Aerospace Engineering2018Q4
Aerospace Engineering2019Q4
Aerospace Engineering2020Q4
Aerospace Engineering2021Q4
Aerospace Engineering2022Q4
Automotive Engineering2014Q4
Automotive Engineering2015Q4
Automotive Engineering2016Q4
Automotive Engineering2017Q4
Automotive Engineering2018Q4
Automotive Engineering2019Q3
Automotive Engineering2020Q4
Automotive Engineering2021Q4
Automotive Engineering2022Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2014Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2015Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2016Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2017Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2018Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2019Q3
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2020Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2021Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2022Q4
Mechanical Engineering2014Q4
Mechanical Engineering2015Q4
Mechanical Engineering2016Q4
Mechanical Engineering2017Q4
Mechanical Engineering2018Q4
Mechanical Engineering2019Q4
Mechanical Engineering2020Q4
Mechanical Engineering2021Q4
Mechanical Engineering2022Q4

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)20130.013
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.183
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.162
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.195
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.201
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.277
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.420
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.548
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20220.465
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.013
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.183
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.162
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.201
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.195
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.310
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.465
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.554
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.509
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20220.471
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.013
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.183
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.175
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.186
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.189
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.359
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.477
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.563
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.521
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20220.459
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 Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20166
Self Cites201715
Self Cites201836
Self Cites2019163
Self Cites2020235
Self Cites2021598
Self Cites2022676
Total Cites20120
Total Cites20131
Total Cites201453
Total Cites2015119
Total Cites2016202
Total Cites2017213
Total Cites2018413
Total Cites2019868
Total Cites20201937
Total Cites20213382
Total Cites20225200
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 document20130.013
External Cites per document20140.183
External Cites per document20150.160
External Cites per document20160.195
External Cites per document20170.181
External Cites per document20180.283
External Cites per document20190.378
External Cites per document20200.486
External Cites per document20210.419
External Cites per document20220.410
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.013
Cites per document20140.183
Cites per document20150.162
Cites per document20160.201
Cites per document20170.195
Cites per document20180.310
Cites per document20190.465
Cites per document20200.554
Cites per document20210.509
Cites per document20220.471
% 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 documents20132
Non-citable documents2014136
Non-citable documents2015454
Non-citable documents2016505
Non-citable documents2017446
Non-citable documents2018143
Non-citable documents2019616
Non-citable documents20202202
Non-citable documents20212462
Non-citable documents20222204
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201375
Citable documents2014153
Citable documents2015279
Citable documents2016501
Citable documents2017648
Citable documents20181188
Citable documents20191251
Citable documents20201297
Citable documents20214176
Citable documents20228836
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 documents201376
Uncited documents2014249
Uncited documents2015644
Uncited documents2016852
Uncited documents2017936
Uncited documents20181062
Uncited documents20191362
Uncited documents20202504
Uncited documents20214856
Uncited documents20228256
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20131
Cited documents201440
Cited documents201589
Cited documents2016154
Cited documents2017158
Cited documents2018269
Cited documents2019505
Cited documents2020995
Cited documents20211782
Cited documents20222784
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