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Ocean Scienceopen access

Country Germany  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Germany
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Subject Area and CategoryEarth and Planetary Sciences
Oceanography
Paleontology
PublisherCopernicus Gesellschaften
Publication typeJournals
ISSN18120784
Coverage2005-ongoing
Scope Ocean Science (OS) is a new international and free to web scientific journal dedicated to the publication and discussion of research articles, short communications and review papers on all aspects of ocean science, experimental, theoretical and laboratory. The primary objective is to publish a very high quality scientific journal with free web based access for researchers and other interested people throughout the world. Electronic submission of articles is used to keep publication costs to a minimum. The costs will be covered by a small page charge paid by the authors. The refereeing process also makes use of the web.

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Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Oceanography2006Q1
Oceanography2007Q1
Oceanography2008Q1
Oceanography2009Q2
Oceanography2010Q1
Oceanography2011Q1
Oceanography2012Q1
Oceanography2013Q1
Oceanography2014Q1
Oceanography2015Q1
Oceanography2016Q1
Oceanography2017Q1
Paleontology2006Q1
Paleontology2007Q1
Paleontology2008Q1
Paleontology2009Q1
Paleontology2010Q1
Paleontology2011Q1
Paleontology2012Q1
Paleontology2013Q1
Paleontology2014Q1
Paleontology2015Q1
Paleontology2016Q1
Paleontology2017Q1
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20062.827
20071.458
20081.149
20090.846
20101.538
20111.512
20121.752
20131.551
20141.528
20151.880
20161.881
20171.554
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)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.914
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.408
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.753
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.180
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.379
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.598
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.812
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.531
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.911
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.197
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.931
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.914
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.408
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.239
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.375
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.538
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.505
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.383
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.025
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.156
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.771
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20063.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.914
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.723
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.548
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.015
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.304
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.246
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.192
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.277
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.110
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.896
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.430
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20062
Self Cites20078
Self Cites200811
Self Cites200917
Self Cites201064
Self Cites201135
Self Cites201274
Self Cites201335
Self Cites201445
Self Cites201539
Self Cites201653
Self Cites201760
Total Cites20050
Total Cites200633
Total Cites200767
Total Cites2008107
Total Cites2009110
Total Cites2010244
Total Cites2011323
Total Cites2012439
Total Cites2013496
Total Cites2014448
Total Cites2015602
Total Cites2016606
Total Cites2017604
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20050
External Cites per document20062.818
External Cites per document20071.686
External Cites per document20081.263
External Cites per document20091.081
External Cites per document20101.651
External Cites per document20112.118
External Cites per document20122.110
External Cites per document20132.328
External Cites per document20142.144
External Cites per document20152.829
External Cites per document20162.880
External Cites per document20172.495
Cites per document20050.000
Cites per document20063.000
Cites per document20071.914
Cites per document20081.408
Cites per document20091.279
Cites per document20102.239
Cites per document20112.375
Cites per document20122.538
Cites per document20132.505
Cites per document20142.383
Cites per document20153.025
Cites per document20163.156
Cites per document20172.771
% 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
200554.55
200645.83
200740.48
200842.86
200950.00
201048.57
201144.07
201243.06
201345.00
201455.71
201538.46
201635.71
201738.57
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20171
Citable documents20050
Citable documents200611
Citable documents200735
Citable documents200876
Citable documents200986
Citable documents2010109
Citable documents2011136
Citable documents2012173
Citable documents2013198
Citable documents2014188
Citable documents2015199
Citable documents2016192
Citable documents2017218
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20050
Uncited documents20065
Uncited documents200714
Uncited documents200837
Uncited documents200935
Uncited documents201022
Uncited documents201134
Uncited documents201246
Uncited documents201344
Uncited documents201450
Uncited documents201544
Uncited documents201640
Uncited documents201747
Cited documents20050
Cited documents20066
Cited documents200721
Cited documents200840
Cited documents200952
Cited documents201089
Cited documents2011105
Cited documents2012131
Cited documents2013157
Cited documents2014141
Cited documents2015158
Cited documents2016155
Cited documents2017172
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