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Progress in Quantum Electronics

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryEngineering
Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Materials Science
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

Physics and Astronomy
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
PublisherElsevier Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
Coverage1969-1971, 1973-1977, 1979-1985, 1987-ongoing
Scope Progress in Quantum Electronics is an international review journal devoted to the dissemination of new, specialized topics at the forefront of quantum electronics and its applications. The journal publishes papers dealing with theoretical or experimental aspects of contemporary research such as advances in the physics, technology and engineering of subjects of relevance to quantum electronics. In addition, papers with new knowledge in interdisciplinary research (e.g. including bio and/or nano related work) are encouraged.


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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.

Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics1999Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2000Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2001Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2002Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2003Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2004Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2005Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2006Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2007Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2008Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2009Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2010Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2011Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2012Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2013Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2014Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2015Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2016Q1
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2017Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering1999Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2000Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2001Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2002Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2003Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2004Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2005Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2006Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2007Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2008Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2009Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2010Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2011Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2012Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2013Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2014Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2015Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2016Q1
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2017Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials1999Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2000Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2001Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2002Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2003Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2004Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2005Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2006Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2007Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2008Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2009Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2010Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2011Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2012Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2013Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2014Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2015Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2016Q1
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2017Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics1999Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2000Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2001Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2002Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2003Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2004Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2005Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2006Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2007Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2008Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2009Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2010Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2011Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2012Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2013Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2014Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2015Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2016Q1
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2017Q1

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)19996.833
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20006.167
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20016.182
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20026.409
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20034.913
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.375
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20054.667
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20067.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20076.679
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20085.583
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20096.700
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20106.455
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20118.167
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201211.038
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20139.161
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20149.688
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20158.414
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20169.324
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201710.929
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19996.833
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20006.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20015.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20026.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.765
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20043.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20055.435
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20067.571
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20074.762
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20085.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20097.750
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20106.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20118.571
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201211.300
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20139.160
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20146.609
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20158.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201610.913
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201711.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19995.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20004.818
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20016.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.727
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20043.308
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20055.941
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20064.786
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20073.545
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20086.400
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20095.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20106.583
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20118.200
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201211.857
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20135.875
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20145.389
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20159.154
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201611.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201710.733
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 Cites19993
Self Cites20003
Self Cites20013
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20042
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20091
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20171
Total Cites1999123
Total Cites2000110
Total Cites200187
Total Cites2002105
Total Cites200347
Total Cites200462
Total Cites2005125
Total Cites2006159
Total Cites2007100
Total Cites200871
Total Cites2009124
Total Cites2010100
Total Cites2011180
Total Cites2012226
Total Cites2013229
Total Cites2014152
Total Cites2015192
Total Cites2016251
Total Cites2017243
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 document19996.667
External Cites per document20005.944
External Cites per document20015.600
External Cites per document20026.176
External Cites per document20032.765
External Cites per document20043.000
External Cites per document20055.435
External Cites per document20067.571
External Cites per document20074.762
External Cites per document20085.071
External Cites per document20097.688
External Cites per document20106.600
External Cites per document20118.571
External Cites per document201211.250
External Cites per document20139.120
External Cites per document20146.565
External Cites per document20157.958
External Cites per document201610.870
External Cites per document201711.524
Cites per document19996.833
Cites per document20006.111
Cites per document20015.800
Cites per document20026.176
Cites per document20032.765
Cites per document20043.100
Cites per document20055.435
Cites per document20067.571
Cites per document20074.762
Cites per document20085.071
Cites per document20097.750
Cites per document20106.667
Cites per document20118.571
Cites per document201211.300
Cites per document20139.160
Cites per document20146.609
Cites per document20158.000
Cites per document201610.913
Cites per document201711.571
% 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 documents20042
Non-citable documents20052
Non-citable documents20064
Non-citable documents20072
Non-citable documents20082
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20172
Citable documents199918
Citable documents200018
Citable documents200115
Citable documents200217
Citable documents200317
Citable documents200420
Citable documents200523
Citable documents200621
Citable documents200721
Citable documents200814
Citable documents200916
Citable documents201015
Citable documents201121
Citable documents201220
Citable documents201325
Citable documents201423
Citable documents201524
Citable documents201623
Citable documents201721
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 documents19994
Uncited documents20003
Uncited documents20013
Uncited documents20025
Uncited documents20034
Uncited documents20048
Uncited documents20056
Uncited documents20068
Uncited documents20076
Uncited documents20086
Uncited documents20093
Uncited documents20102
Uncited documents20112
Uncited documents20124
Uncited documents20135
Uncited documents20144
Uncited documents20156
Uncited documents20166
Uncited documents20175
Cited documents199914
Cited documents200015
Cited documents200112
Cited documents200212
Cited documents200313
Cited documents200414
Cited documents200519
Cited documents200617
Cited documents200717
Cited documents200810
Cited documents200913
Cited documents201013
Cited documents201119
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201320
Cited documents201420
Cited documents201520
Cited documents201619
Cited documents201718
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