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Tongji Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Tongji University

Country China  - SIR icon
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Subject Area and CategoryMultidisciplinary
Publisher Science Press
Publication typeJournals
Scope The history of Journal of Tongji University can be traced back to 1918. On the proposal of Principal Ruan Shangjie, the medicine and engineering college of Tongji published the first academic journal named Tongji , which was organized by Huang Shengbai as a chief editor, bi-monthly. The current Journal of Tongji University for natural science, began to edit and publish in 1956, quarterly, and changed to bi-monthly periodical in 1995. It renamed as Journal of Tongji University (natural science) in 1997, and has been a monthly journal since 2001, in which we published the academic thesis of natural science about 28. To establish its own style, Journal of Tongji University (natural science) focuses on rigorous reviewer, high academic quality and editing specification. It has received favorable evaluation from the readers in the past many years. In addition, its academic impact has been improved successively, leading in the academic journals of the same class. According to the latest statistics of China Academic Journal Comprehensive Citation Report, Journal of Tongji University (natural science) has 2055 times of reference frequency and 0.634 of impact factors, getting the rank of 3 and 9 respectively in the 100 key universities in the 21st century in China. As above, it has been a core journal with great academic influence in the field of scientific technology, especially in civil engineering and urban construction-related area. Journal of Tongji University (natural science) is one of the statistic resources of Chinese core journal of natural science and Chinese science and technology thesis. Also, it is full-text indexed by more than 40 important retrieval systems of both domestic and overseas; not only has a large number of subscribers, but also has communication with more than 60 universities of different countries including Germany, Japan and the United States. Plus, the download-rate has reached to 55%.


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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.


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)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.046
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.024
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.054
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.097
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.137
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.182
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.199
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.249
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.299
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.356
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.343
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.381
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.380
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.330
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.380
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.413
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.469
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.437
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.046
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.018
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.051
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.090
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.122
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.157
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.191
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.229
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.287
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.350
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.316
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.368
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.366
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.323
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.371
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.390
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.451
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.418
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.033
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.013
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.033
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.081
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.109
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.140
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.179
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.218
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.253
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.327
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.281
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.332
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.325
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.351
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.305
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.351
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.383
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.348
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 Cites20030
Self Cites20046
Self Cites200515
Self Cites200628
Self Cites200745
Self Cites200837
Self Cites200930
Self Cites201041
Self Cites201126
Self Cites201228
Self Cites201336
Self Cites201441
Self Cites201552
Self Cites201640
Self Cites201756
Self Cites201842
Self Cites201946
Total Cites19990
Total Cites20000
Total Cites20010
Total Cites200211
Total Cites20035
Total Cites200417
Total Cites200543
Total Cites200684
Total Cites2007139
Total Cites2008177
Total Cites2009219
Total Cites2010282
Total Cites2011351
Total Cites2012317
Total Cites2013378
Total Cites2014368
Total Cites2015314
Total Cites2016336
Total Cites2017340
Total Cites2018389
Total Cites2019356
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 document20000.000
External Cites per document20010.000
External Cites per document20020.046
External Cites per document20030.018
External Cites per document20040.033
External Cites per document20050.058
External Cites per document20060.081
External Cites per document20070.106
External Cites per document20080.151
External Cites per document20090.198
External Cites per document20100.246
External Cites per document20110.324
External Cites per document20120.288
External Cites per document20130.333
External Cites per document20140.325
External Cites per document20150.270
External Cites per document20160.327
External Cites per document20170.326
External Cites per document20180.403
External Cites per document20190.364
Cites per document19990.000
Cites per document20000.000
Cites per document20010.000
Cites per document20020.046
Cites per document20030.018
Cites per document20040.051
Cites per document20050.090
Cites per document20060.122
Cites per document20070.157
Cites per document20080.191
Cites per document20090.229
Cites per document20100.287
Cites per document20110.350
Cites per document20120.316
Cites per document20130.368
Cites per document20140.366
Cites per document20150.323
Cites per document20160.371
Cites per document20170.390
Cites per document20180.451
Cites per document20190.418
% 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 documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents19990
Citable documents200058
Citable documents2001113
Citable documents2002240
Citable documents2003280
Citable documents2004336
Citable documents2005480
Citable documents2006688
Citable documents2007885
Citable documents2008927
Citable documents2009955
Citable documents2010981
Citable documents20111003
Citable documents20121004
Citable documents20131027
Citable documents20141006
Citable documents2015972
Citable documents2016905
Citable documents2017871
Citable documents2018862
Citable documents2019852
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 documents200058
Uncited documents2001113
Uncited documents2002230
Uncited documents2003275
Uncited documents2004320
Uncited documents2005440
Uncited documents2006619
Uncited documents2007782
Uncited documents2008781
Uncited documents2009791
Uncited documents2010767
Uncited documents2011752
Uncited documents2012768
Uncited documents2013776
Uncited documents2014744
Uncited documents2015752
Uncited documents2016679
Uncited documents2017631
Uncited documents2018618
Uncited documents2019610
Cited documents19990
Cited documents20000
Cited documents20010
Cited documents200210
Cited documents20035
Cited documents200416
Cited documents200540
Cited documents200669
Cited documents2007103
Cited documents2008146
Cited documents2009164
Cited documents2010214
Cited documents2011251
Cited documents2012236
Cited documents2013251
Cited documents2014262
Cited documents2015220
Cited documents2016226
Cited documents2017240
Cited documents2018244
Cited documents2019242
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