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Applied Sciences (Switzerland)open access

Country Switzerland  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Switzerland
13
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryChemical Engineering
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes
Process Chemistry and Technology

Computer Science
Computer Science Applications

Engineering
Engineering (miscellaneous)

Materials Science
Materials Science (miscellaneous)

Physics and Astronomy
Instrumentation
PublisherMultidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
Publication typeJournals
ISSN20763417
Coverage2011, 2015-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
Computer Science Applications2012Q4
Computer Science Applications2013Q4
Computer Science Applications2014Q4
Computer Science Applications2016Q3
Computer Science Applications2017Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Engineering (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Engineering (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Engineering (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2012Q4
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2013Q3
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2014Q3
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2016Q2
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes2017Q2
Instrumentation2012Q4
Instrumentation2013Q4
Instrumentation2014Q4
Instrumentation2016Q3
Instrumentation2017Q3
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Process Chemistry and Technology2012Q4
Process Chemistry and Technology2013Q3
Process Chemistry and Technology2014Q3
Process Chemistry and Technology2016Q3
Process Chemistry and Technology2017Q3
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
20120.111
20130.182
20140.174
20160.315
20170.303
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)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.416
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.902
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.416
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.902
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.416
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.902
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 Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites201623
Self Cites2017177
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20121
Total Cites20132
Total Cites20142
Total Cites20150
Total Cites2016143
Total Cites2017911
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 document20110
External Cites per document20120.500
External Cites per document20131.000
External Cites per document20141.000
External Cites per document20150
External Cites per document20161.188
External Cites per document20171.532
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.500
Cites per document20131.000
Cites per document20141.000
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20161.416
Cites per document20171.902
% 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
201150.00
20120
20130
20140
201522.55
201620.79
201728.66
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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20173
Citable documents20110
Citable documents20122
Citable documents20132
Citable documents20142
Citable documents20150
Citable documents2016101
Citable documents2017479
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 documents20110
Uncited documents20121
Uncited documents20130
Uncited documents20141
Uncited documents20150
Uncited documents201644
Uncited documents2017163
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20121
Cited documents20132
Cited documents20141
Cited documents20150
Cited documents201658
Cited documents2017319
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