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Journal of Membrane Science and Researchopen access



Universities and research institutions in Iran
Media Ranking in Iran

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Amirkabir University of Technology - Membrane Processes Research Laboratory



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The Journal of Membrane Science and Research (JMSR) is an Open Access journal with Free of Charge publication policy, which provides a focal point for academic and industrial chemical and polymer engineers, chemists, materials scientists, and membranologists working on both membranes and membrane processes, particularly for four major sectors, including Energy, Water, Environment and Food. The journal publishes original research and reviews on membranes (organic, inorganic, liquid and etc.) and membrane processes (MF, UF, NF, RO, ED, Dialysis, MD, PV, CDI, FO, GP, VP and etc.), membrane formation/structure/performance, fouling, module/process design, and processes/applications in various areas. Primary emphasis is on structure, function, and performance of essentially non-biological membranes. 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.

Filtration and Separation2018Q3
Filtration and Separation2019Q4
Filtration and Separation2020Q4
Filtration and Separation2021Q3
Filtration and Separation2022Q4
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2020Q3
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2021Q3
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2022Q3
Surfaces, Coatings and Films2018Q3
Surfaces, Coatings and Films2019Q3
Surfaces, Coatings and Films2020Q3
Surfaces, Coatings and Films2021Q3
Surfaces, Coatings and Films2022Q3

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)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.476
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.560
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.716
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.641
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.616
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20211.901
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20222.132
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.476
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.560
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.716
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.427
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.514
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20211.823
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20222.157
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.476
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.560
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.463
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.224
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.225
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20211.762
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20222.288
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 Cites20150
Self Cites20167
Self Cites20178
Self Cites20185
Self Cites20198
Self Cites20207
Self Cites20213
Self Cites20223
Total Cites20150
Total Cites201631
Total Cites201778
Total Cites2018151
Total Cites2019137
Total Cites2020165
Total Cites2021206
Total Cites2022248
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 document20150
External Cites per document20161.333
External Cites per document20171.628
External Cites per document20181.896
External Cites per document20191.500
External Cites per document20201.681
External Cites per document20212.010
External Cites per document20222.333
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20161.476
Cites per document20171.560
Cites per document20181.716
Cites per document20191.427
Cites per document20201.514
Cites per document20211.823
Cites per document20222.157
% 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 documents20150
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20177
Non-citable documents201811
Non-citable documents201910
Non-citable documents202015
Non-citable documents202112
Non-citable documents202210
Citable documents20150
Citable documents201618
Citable documents201743
Citable documents201877
Citable documents201986
Citable documents202094
Citable documents2021101
Citable documents2022105
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 documents20150
Uncited documents20169
Uncited documents201722
Uncited documents201840
Uncited documents201939
Uncited documents202042
Uncited documents202139
Uncited documents202239
Cited documents20150
Cited documents201612
Cited documents201728
Cited documents201848
Cited documents201957
Cited documents202067
Cited documents202174
Cited documents202276
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