Journal Citation Indicator (Web of Science): 0.14 (2021)
CiteScore (Scopus): 0.4 (2021)
CiteScore Best Quartile: Q4 (2021)
SNIP: 0.092 (2021)
SJR: 0.126 (2021)
Acceptance rate: 22% (2022)
Citation metrics in brief
Citation Indicator*: This variable measures the average Category Normalized Citation Impact (CNCI) of citable manuscripts published by the journal over the previous three-year period. Journals in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) by Clarivate Web of Science have a Citation Indicator.
CiteScore (Scopus)†: Average number of citations received by articles in the journal over the previous four-year period.
CiteScore Best Quartile†: This indicator shows the journal’s highest CiteScore ranking in a Scopus subject category (e.g., Q1 = 25% of journals with the highest CiteScores).
SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper): This indicator is computed as the number of citations per article in the journal divided by citation potential in the field.
SJR (Scimago Journal Rank): This indicator is the average number of (weighted) citations in one year, divided by the number of articles published in the journal in the previous three years.
Acceptance rate: Articles accepted for publication by the journal in the previous calendar year as percentage of all papers receiving a decision.
Citation metrics are updated annually mid-year. The acceptance data are for the last full calendar year and are updated annually in March.
*Copyright: Journal Citation Reports®, Clarivate Analytics
†Copyright: CiteScore™, Scopus