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Laser and Photonics Reviews

Country Germany  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Germany
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMaterials Science
Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

Physics and Astronomy
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
Condensed Matter Physics
PublisherWiley - VCH Verlag GmbH & CO. KGaA
Publication typeJournals
ISSN18638880, 18638899
Scope Laser & Photonics Reviews is an international journal which covers the current range of laser physics and photonics, both theoretical and experimental, from recent research to specific developments and novel applications. Every issue contains invited review articles, topical reports, scientific news, and concise conference reports.


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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 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
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
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

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)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20084.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20096.622
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20109.614
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20119.905
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201210.232
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201310.744
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201410.703
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201510.367
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201610.706
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201710.783
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201810.771
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20096.622
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20109.614
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20119.627
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20129.378
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201310.832
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201410.705
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201510.388
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201610.278
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201710.386
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201810.457
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20084.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20096.622
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201010.036
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20118.481
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20129.360
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201310.953
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201410.191
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20159.891
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20169.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20179.712
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20189.628
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 Cites20070
Self Cites20086
Self Cites200910
Self Cites20109
Self Cites201122
Self Cites201237
Self Cites201363
Self Cites201455
Self Cites201541
Self Cites201678
Self Cites201769
Self Cites201851
Total Cites20070
Total Cites200856
Total Cites2009245
Total Cites2010673
Total Cites2011982
Total Cites20121116
Total Cites20131419
Total Cites20141884
Total Cites20152275
Total Cites20162477
Total Cites20172451
Total Cites20182332
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 document20070
External Cites per document20083.571
External Cites per document20096.351
External Cites per document20109.486
External Cites per document20119.412
External Cites per document20129.067
External Cites per document201310.351
External Cites per document201410.392
External Cites per document201510.201
External Cites per document20169.954
External Cites per document201710.093
External Cites per document201810.229
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20084.000
Cites per document20096.622
Cites per document20109.614
Cites per document20119.627
Cites per document20129.378
Cites per document201310.832
Cites per document201410.705
Cites per document201510.388
Cites per document201610.278
Cites per document201710.386
Cites per document201810.457
% 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 documents20070
Non-citable documents20087
Non-citable documents20099
Non-citable documents201011
Non-citable documents20116
Non-citable documents20126
Non-citable documents20138
Non-citable documents201412
Non-citable documents201523
Non-citable documents201625
Non-citable documents201726
Non-citable documents201816
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200814
Citable documents200937
Citable documents201070
Citable documents2011102
Citable documents2012119
Citable documents2013131
Citable documents2014176
Citable documents2015219
Citable documents2016241
Citable documents2017236
Citable documents2018223
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 documents20070
Uncited documents200810
Uncited documents200913
Uncited documents201018
Uncited documents201114
Uncited documents201216
Uncited documents201322
Uncited documents201415
Uncited documents201518
Uncited documents201627
Uncited documents201723
Uncited documents201820
Cited documents20070
Cited documents200811
Cited documents200933
Cited documents201063
Cited documents201194
Cited documents2012109
Cited documents2013117
Cited documents2014173
Cited documents2015224
Cited documents2016239
Cited documents2017239
Cited documents2018219
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