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Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    5.3 - 2-year Impact Factor
    5.9 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.415 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    1.159 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    2022 Speed
    16 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    125 days submission to accept (Median)

    2022 Usage 
    2,918,309 downloads
    1,834 Altmetric mentions 

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