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Materials Todayopen access

Country Netherlands  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Netherlands
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Subject Area and CategoryEngineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanics of Materials

Materials Science
Materials Science (miscellaneous)

Physics and Astronomy
Condensed Matter Physics
PublisherElsevier BV
Publication typeJournals
ISSN13697021, 18734103
Scope Materials Today is the flagship journal of the Materials Today family and is dedicated to covering the most innovative, cutting edge and influential work of broad interest to the materials science community. Having established the journal as one of the most highly respected sources of news and reviews in materials science over the last two decades, Materials Today has expanded its scope to cover ground breaking original research in materials science, and aims to become a leading forum in the field. The editors welcome comprehensive articles and short communications reporting breakthrough discoveries and major technical achievements as well as review articles from established leaders in engaging and rapidly developing fields within materials science and related disciplines. Materials Today offers authors rigorous peer review, rapid publication, and maximum visibility. The journal expects to accept only the most significant submitted manuscripts, but will provide very rapid evaluation to prevent publication delays.


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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.

Condensed Matter Physics2000Q4
Condensed Matter Physics2001Q4
Condensed Matter Physics2002Q4
Condensed Matter Physics2003Q2
Condensed Matter Physics2004Q2
Condensed Matter Physics2005Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2006Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2007Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2008Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2009Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2010Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2011Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2012Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2013Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2014Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2015Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2016Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2017Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2018Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2000Q4
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2001Q4
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2002Q3
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2004Q2
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Materials Science (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Mechanical Engineering2000Q3
Mechanical Engineering2001Q4
Mechanical Engineering2002Q3
Mechanical Engineering2003Q1
Mechanical Engineering2004Q1
Mechanical Engineering2005Q1
Mechanical Engineering2006Q1
Mechanical Engineering2007Q1
Mechanical Engineering2008Q1
Mechanical Engineering2009Q1
Mechanical Engineering2010Q1
Mechanical Engineering2011Q1
Mechanical Engineering2012Q1
Mechanical Engineering2013Q1
Mechanical Engineering2014Q1
Mechanical Engineering2015Q1
Mechanical Engineering2016Q1
Mechanical Engineering2017Q1
Mechanical Engineering2018Q1
Mechanics of Materials2000Q4
Mechanics of Materials2001Q4
Mechanics of Materials2002Q4
Mechanics of Materials2003Q2
Mechanics of Materials2004Q2
Mechanics of Materials2005Q1
Mechanics of Materials2006Q1
Mechanics of Materials2007Q1
Mechanics of Materials2008Q1
Mechanics of Materials2009Q1
Mechanics of Materials2010Q1
Mechanics of Materials2011Q1
Mechanics of Materials2012Q1
Mechanics of Materials2013Q1
Mechanics of Materials2014Q1
Mechanics of Materials2015Q1
Mechanics of Materials2016Q1
Mechanics of Materials2017Q1
Mechanics of Materials2018Q1

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.

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)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.575
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.986
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.759
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20064.402
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20075.366
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20087.610
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20098.573
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201011.203
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201111.010
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20127.703
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20139.838
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201412.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201515.517
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201620.446
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201722.265
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201823.151
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.703
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.986
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.759
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20064.862
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20075.317
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20087.756
Cites / Doc. (3 years)200910.430
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201011.137
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20118.142
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20126.277
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201311.444
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201412.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201517.410
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201619.695
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201721.053
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201823.558
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.703
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.986
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20054.438
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20064.933
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20074.342
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20089.921
Cites / Doc. (2 years)200911.416
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20106.515
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20116.037
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20127.046
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201311.832
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201414.118
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201515.910
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201618.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201720.870
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201819.505
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 Cites19990
Self Cites20000
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20032
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20058
Self Cites20063
Self Cites200712
Self Cites200810
Self Cites200912
Self Cites20107
Self Cites20119
Self Cites20129
Self Cites201312
Self Cites20144
Self Cites201510
Self Cites201615
Self Cites201713
Self Cites201825
Total Cites19990
Total Cites20001
Total Cites20011
Total Cites20023
Total Cites200363
Total Cites2004139
Total Cites2005500
Total Cites2006812
Total Cites2007957
Total Cites20081241
Total Cites20091408
Total Cites20101626
Total Cites20111262
Total Cites20121042
Total Cites20131751
Total Cites20141900
Total Cites20152507
Total Cites20162974
Total Cites20173179
Total Cites20183628
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 document19990
External Cites per document20000.333
External Cites per document20010.333
External Cites per document20021.000
External Cites per document20031.649
External Cites per document20041.986
External Cites per document20053.699
External Cites per document20064.844
External Cites per document20075.250
External Cites per document20087.694
External Cites per document200910.341
External Cites per document201011.089
External Cites per document20118.084
External Cites per document20126.223
External Cites per document201311.366
External Cites per document201412.640
External Cites per document201517.340
External Cites per document201619.596
External Cites per document201720.967
External Cites per document201823.396
Cites per document19990.000
Cites per document20000.333
Cites per document20010.333
Cites per document20021.000
Cites per document20031.703
Cites per document20041.986
Cites per document20053.759
Cites per document20064.862
Cites per document20075.317
Cites per document20087.756
Cites per document200910.430
Cites per document201011.137
Cites per document20118.142
Cites per document20126.277
Cites per document201311.444
Cites per document201412.667
Cites per document201517.410
Cites per document201619.695
Cites per document201721.053
Cites per document201823.558
% 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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20001
Non-citable documents20011
Non-citable documents20021
Non-citable documents200320
Non-citable documents200466
Non-citable documents200575
Non-citable documents200686
Non-citable documents200762
Non-citable documents200883
Non-citable documents200980
Non-citable documents201085
Non-citable documents201180
Non-citable documents201284
Non-citable documents201387
Non-citable documents201482
Non-citable documents201585
Non-citable documents2016181
Non-citable documents2017295
Non-citable documents2018358
Citable documents19990
Citable documents20003
Citable documents20013
Citable documents20023
Citable documents200337
Citable documents200470
Citable documents2005133
Citable documents2006167
Citable documents2007180
Citable documents2008160
Citable documents2009135
Citable documents2010146
Citable documents2011155
Citable documents2012166
Citable documents2013153
Citable documents2014150
Citable documents2015144
Citable documents2016151
Citable documents2017151
Citable documents2018154
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 documents19990
Uncited documents20003
Uncited documents20013
Uncited documents20023
Uncited documents200339
Uncited documents200492
Uncited documents2005116
Uncited documents2006139
Uncited documents2007119
Uncited documents2008117
Uncited documents200992
Uncited documents2010102
Uncited documents201199
Uncited documents2012102
Uncited documents201379
Uncited documents201484
Uncited documents201584
Uncited documents2016180
Uncited documents2017285
Uncited documents2018344
Cited documents19990
Cited documents20001
Cited documents20011
Cited documents20021
Cited documents200318
Cited documents200444
Cited documents200592
Cited documents2006114
Cited documents2007123
Cited documents2008126
Cited documents2009123
Cited documents2010129
Cited documents2011136
Cited documents2012148
Cited documents2013161
Cited documents2014148
Cited documents2015145
Cited documents2016152
Cited documents2017161
Cited documents2018168
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