The metrics below are produced by third parties as ways to quantify the impact this journal has on the research community.
Please note that these metrics should always be considered in the context of how they are calculated. As a signatory of the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA) we also emphasise that none of these journal-level metrics should be used to judge the impact of an individual article or author, or their research outputs.
For full details of how these metrics are calculated, please see our guide to journal-level metrics.
|5-year Impact Factor||2.216|
|Article Influence Score||0.331|
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|Rejection rate||Data not yet available|
|Average reviews received per article||Data not yet available|
|Average time to first decision without review||Data not yet available|
|Average time to first decision after peer review||Data not yet available|
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The table below displays information about the number of articles published in this journal in 2021. For further details of how articles are counted, please see this page.
|Total number of articles last year||84|
|Number of OA articles last year||18|
|Number of articles last year supported by subscription revenue (non-OA articles and OA articles without funding)||68|
Data for cOAlition S
This journal is registered with cOAlition S as a Transformative Journal, and provides additional annual statistics to cOAlition S. For more information please refer to this page.