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Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryChemical Engineering
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)

Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Materials Science
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

Physics and Astronomy
Condensed Matter Physics
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Publication typeJournals
Coverage1977-1984, 1986-ongoing
Scope Covering topics in solid state materials properties, processing, and applications, Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences brings you the latest and most important new developments and understandings. New and emerging theoretical and experimental topics are emphasized in the disciplines of condensed matter physics, physical chemistry, materials, and electrical, chemical and mechanical engineering. Cross-disciplinary engineering and science specialties are also included. The reviews provide a critical assessment of the state-of-the-art for both experimental and theoretical studies.


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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.

Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Condensed Matter Physics1999Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2000Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2001Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2002Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2003Q1
Condensed Matter Physics2004Q1
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
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
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry1999Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2000Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2001Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2002Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2003Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2004Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2005Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2006Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2007Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2008Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2009Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2010Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2011Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2012Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2013Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2014Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2015Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2016Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2017Q1
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry2018Q1

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)19993.118
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20002.261
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20012.348
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20022.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.300
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.722
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.824
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20064.810
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20075.762
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20086.636
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20096.960
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20107.042
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20118.444
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20128.455
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20139.222
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20148.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20155.625
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20166.415
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20175.712
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20187.415
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19993.118
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20002.389
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.529
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20022.400
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20044.692
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.846
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.438
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20076.529
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20085.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20097.235
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20105.895
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20119.227
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20129.808
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20136.759
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20145.581
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20156.189
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20166.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.878
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20187.542
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19993.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.778
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20044.556
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20064.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20074.846
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20085.900
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20094.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20106.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201111.267
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20126.842
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.048
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20146.700
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20155.926
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20166.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20175.469
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20186.000
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 Cites20011
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20031
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20051
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20097
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20164
Self Cites20173
Self Cites20185
Total Cites199953
Total Cites200043
Total Cites200126
Total Cites200236
Total Cites200334
Total Cites200461
Total Cites200550
Total Cites200655
Total Cites2007111
Total Cites200892
Total Cites2009123
Total Cites2010112
Total Cites2011203
Total Cites2012255
Total Cites2013196
Total Cites2014173
Total Cites2015229
Total Cites2016270
Total Cites2017288
Total Cites2018362
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 document19993.118
External Cites per document20002.389
External Cites per document20011.471
External Cites per document20022.400
External Cites per document20032.357
External Cites per document20044.692
External Cites per document20053.769
External Cites per document20063.438
External Cites per document20076.529
External Cites per document20085.111
External Cites per document20096.824
External Cites per document20105.895
External Cites per document20119.227
External Cites per document20129.769
External Cites per document20136.724
External Cites per document20145.516
External Cites per document20156.189
External Cites per document20166.186
External Cites per document20175.816
External Cites per document20187.438
Cites per document19993.118
Cites per document20002.389
Cites per document20011.529
Cites per document20022.400
Cites per document20032.429
Cites per document20044.692
Cites per document20053.846
Cites per document20063.438
Cites per document20076.529
Cites per document20085.111
Cites per document20097.235
Cites per document20105.895
Cites per document20119.227
Cites per document20129.808
Cites per document20136.759
Cites per document20145.581
Cites per document20156.189
Cites per document20166.279
Cites per document20175.878
Cites per document20187.542
% 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 documents20111
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Citable documents199917
Citable documents200018
Citable documents200117
Citable documents200215
Citable documents200314
Citable documents200413
Citable documents200513
Citable documents200616
Citable documents200717
Citable documents200818
Citable documents200917
Citable documents201019
Citable documents201122
Citable documents201226
Citable documents201329
Citable documents201431
Citable documents201537
Citable documents201643
Citable documents201749
Citable documents201848
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 documents20005
Uncited documents20017
Uncited documents20022
Uncited documents20033
Uncited documents20045
Uncited documents20054
Uncited documents20063
Uncited documents20071
Uncited documents20082
Uncited documents20091
Uncited documents20102
Uncited documents20113
Uncited documents20124
Uncited documents20135
Uncited documents20143
Uncited documents20154
Uncited documents20164
Uncited documents20175
Uncited documents20182
Cited documents199913
Cited documents200013
Cited documents200110
Cited documents200213
Cited documents200311
Cited documents20048
Cited documents20059
Cited documents200613
Cited documents200716
Cited documents200816
Cited documents200916
Cited documents201017
Cited documents201120
Cited documents201223
Cited documents201325
Cited documents201428
Cited documents201533
Cited documents201639
Cited documents201744
Cited documents201846
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