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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
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics2018Q1
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
Electrical and Electronic Engineering2018Q1
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
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials2018Q1
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
Statistical and Nonlinear Physics2018Q1

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)19996.889
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20006.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20016.182
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20026.409
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20035.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.667
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20055.367
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20067.556
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20077.179
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20085.417
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20096.400
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20106.455
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20118.125
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201211.038
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20139.129
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20149.719
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20158.517
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20169.647
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201711.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20189.686
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19996.889
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20006.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20015.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20026.235
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.824
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20043.450
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20056.348
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20067.762
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20075.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.714
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20097.375
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20106.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20118.524
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201211.300
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20139.120
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20146.652
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20158.083
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201611.261
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201711.857
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20188.483
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19995.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20004.818
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20016.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.727
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.077
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20043.846
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20056.941
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20064.786
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20073.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20085.900
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20095.000
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)20145.444
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20159.154
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201612.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201710.867
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20184.789
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
Self Cites20180
Total Cites1999124
Total Cites2000111
Total Cites200187
Total Cites2002106
Total Cites200348
Total Cites200469
Total Cites2005146
Total Cites2006163
Total Cites2007108
Total Cites200866
Total Cites2009118
Total Cites2010100
Total Cites2011179
Total Cites2012226
Total Cites2013228
Total Cites2014153
Total Cites2015194
Total Cites2016259
Total Cites2017249
Total Cites2018246
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 document19996.722
External Cites per document20006.000
External Cites per document20015.600
External Cites per document20026.235
External Cites per document20032.824
External Cites per document20043.350
External Cites per document20056.348
External Cites per document20067.762
External Cites per document20075.143
External Cites per document20084.714
External Cites per document20097.313
External Cites per document20106.600
External Cites per document20118.524
External Cites per document201211.250
External Cites per document20139.080
External Cites per document20146.609
External Cites per document20158.042
External Cites per document201611.217
External Cites per document201711.810
External Cites per document20188.483
Cites per document19996.889
Cites per document20006.167
Cites per document20015.800
Cites per document20026.235
Cites per document20032.824
Cites per document20043.450
Cites per document20056.348
Cites per document20067.762
Cites per document20075.143
Cites per document20084.714
Cites per document20097.375
Cites per document20106.667
Cites per document20118.524
Cites per document201211.300
Cites per document20139.120
Cites per document20146.652
Cites per document20158.083
Cites per document201611.261
Cites per document201711.857
Cites per document20188.483
% 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
Non-citable documents20182
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
Citable documents201829
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 documents20047
Uncited documents20056
Uncited documents20067
Uncited documents20076
Uncited documents20086
Uncited documents20093
Uncited documents20102
Uncited documents20112
Uncited documents20124
Uncited documents20135
Uncited documents20144
Uncited documents20156
Uncited documents20165
Uncited documents20175
Uncited documents20188
Cited documents199914
Cited documents200015
Cited documents200112
Cited documents200212
Cited documents200313
Cited documents200415
Cited documents200519
Cited documents200618
Cited documents200717
Cited documents200810
Cited documents200913
Cited documents201013
Cited documents201119
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201320
Cited documents201420
Cited documents201520
Cited documents201620
Cited documents201718
Cited documents201823
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