Last Updated on June 22, 2023

Communications Biology- Impact Score, Ranking, SJR, h-index, Citescore, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Details


Published By: Springer Nature

Abbreviation: Commun. Biol.




Impact Score

The impact Score or journal impact score (JIS) is equivalent to Impact Factor. The impact factor (IF) or journal impact factor (JIF) of an academic journal is a scientometric index calculated by Clarivate that reflects the yearly mean number of citations of articles published in the last two years in a given journal, as indexed by Clarivate's Web of Science. On the other hand, Impact Score is based on Scopus data.

5.63

SJR

 2.251

h-Index

 58

Rank

 1072

Important Details

Title Communications Biology
Standard Abbreviation Commun. Biol.
Type of Publication Journal
Discipline Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous) (Q1); Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology (miscellaneous) (Q1); Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q1)
Impact Score 5.63
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.251
h-index 58
Overall Rank 1072
Publisher Name Springer Nature
Publication Country United States
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) 23993642
Coverage and History 2018-2022
Official Website Visit Website
Best Quartile Q1
Total Citations Received
(Last 3 Year)
14885

About Communications Biology


Communications Biology is a journal published by Springer Nature. This journal covers the area[s] related to Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous), Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology (miscellaneous), Medicine (miscellaneous), etc. The coverage history of this journal is as follows: 2018-2022. The rank of this journal is 1072. This journal's impact score, h-index, and SJR are 5.63, 58, and 2.251, respectively. The ISSN of this journal is/are as follows: 23993642.

The best quartile of Communications Biology is Q1. This journal has received a total of 14885 citations during the last three years (Preceding 2022).


Communications Biology Impact Score 2022-2023


The latest impact score (IS) of the Communications Biology is 5.63. It is computed in the year 2023 as per its definition and based on Scopus data. 5.63

It is decreased by a factor of around 0.35, and the percentage change is -5.85% compared to the preceding year 2021, indicating a falling trend.

The impact score (IS), also denoted as the Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Prediction of Communications Biology Impact Score 2023


Impact Score 2022 of Communications Biology is 5.63. If a similar downward trend continues, IS may decrease in 2023 as well.


Impact Score Graph


Check below the Impact Score trends of Communications Biology. This is based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 5.63
2021 5.98
2020 5.27
2019 3.90
2018 0.00

Communications Biology h-index


  Table Setting

The h-index of Communications Biology is 58. By definition of the h-index, this journal has at least 58 published articles with more than 58 citations.

What is h-index?

The h-index (also known as the Hirsch index or Hirsh index) is a scientometric parameter used to evaluate the scientific impact of the publications and journals. It is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given Journal has published at least h papers and each has at least h citations.




Communications Biology ISSN


The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) of Communications Biology is/are as follows: 23993642.

The ISSN is a unique 8-digit identifier for a specific publication like Magazine or Journal. The ISSN is used in the postal system and in the publishing world to identify the articles that are published in journals, magazines, newsletters, etc. This is the number assigned to your article by the publisher, and it is the one you will use to reference your article within the library catalogues.

ISSN code (also called as "ISSN structure" or "ISSN syntax") can be expressed as follows: NNNN-NNNC
Here, N is in the set {0,1,2,3...,9}, a digit character, and C is in {0,1,2,3,...,9,X}

Table Setting

Communications Biology Ranking and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The Communications Biology is ranked 1072 among 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series. As per SJR, this journal is ranked 2.251.

SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.


Communications Biology Publisher


Table Setting

The publisher of Communications Biology is Springer Nature. The publishing house of this journal is located in the United States. Its coverage history is as follows: 2018-2022.


Call For Papers (CFPs)


Please check the official website of this journal to find out the complete details and Call For Papers (CFPs).


Publication Fees


The highest fee charged by this journal is 2680 EURas publication fees (article processing charges or APCs).

There is a waiver policy for these charges.

Title

Review Speed


Expect on average 13 weeks from submission to publication.


Abbreviation


The International Organization for Standardization 4 (ISO 4) abbreviation of Communications Biology is Commun. Biol.. ISO 4 is an international standard which defines a uniform and consistent system for the abbreviation of serial publication titles, which are published regularly. The primary use of ISO 4 is to abbreviate or shorten the names of scientific journals using the technique of List of Title Word Abbreviations (LTWA).

As ISO 4 is an international standard, the abbreviation ('Commun. Biol.') can be used for citing, indexing, abstraction, and referencing purposes.


How to publish in Communications Biology


If your area of research or discipline is related to Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous), Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology (miscellaneous), Medicine (miscellaneous), etc., please check the journal's official website to understand the complete publication process.


Acceptance Rate


There are several factors that influence the acceptance rate of any academic journal. Here are some critical parameters that are considered while calculating the acceptance rate:

  • Interest/demand of researchers/scientists for publishing in a specific journal/conference.
  • The complexity of the peer review process and timeline.
  • Time taken from draft submission to final publication.
  • Number of submissions received and acceptance slots
  • And Many More.

The simplest way to find out the acceptance rate or rejection rate of a Journal/Conference is to check with the journal's/conference's editorial team through emails or through the official website.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


What is the impact score of Communications Biology?

The latest impact score of Communications Biology is 5.63. It is computed in the year 2023.


What is the h-index of Communications Biology?

The latest h-index of Communications Biology is 58. It is evaluated in the year 2023.


What is the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of Communications Biology?

The latest SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of Communications Biology is 2.251. It is calculated in the year 2023.


What is the ranking of Communications Biology?

The latest ranking of Communications Biology is 1072. This ranking is among 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series. It is computed in the year 2023.


Who is the publisher of Communications Biology?

Communications Biology is published by Springer Nature. The publication country of this journal is United States.


What is the abbreviation of Communications Biology?

This standard abbreviation of Communications Biology is Commun. Biol..


Is "Communications Biology" a Journal, Conference or Book Series?

Communications Biology is a journal published by Springer Nature.


What is the scope of Communications Biology?

The scope of Communications Biology is as follows:

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology (miscellaneous)
  • Medicine (miscellaneous)

For detailed scope of Communications Biology, check the official website of this journal.


What is the ISSN of Communications Biology?

The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) of Communications Biology is/are as follows: 23993642.


What is the best quartile for Communications Biology?

The best quartile for Communications Biology is Q1.


What is the coverage history of Communications Biology?

The coverage history of Communications Biology is as follows 2018-2022.


Credits and Sources


  • Communications Biology Official Website
  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/
  • Issn.org, https://www.issn.org/
  • Scopus, https://www.scopus.com/

Note: The impact score shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.


Impact Score, SJR, h-Index, and Other Important metrics of These Journals, Conferences, and Book Series


Journal/Conference/Book Title Type Publisher Ranking SJR h-index Impact Score
Analysis in Theory and Applications Journal Springer Netherlands 19346 11 0.00
Journal of Competition Law and Economics Journal Oxford University Press 14815 29 0.72
Milan Journal of Mathematics Journal Birkhauser Verlag Basel 3120 28 1.79
International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology Journal Taylor and Francis Ltd. 10040 39 1.33
Abacus Journal Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd 8398 49 2.52
Journal, Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine Journal Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine 24608 16 0.06
Tekstilec Trade Journal Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Tekstilec 19217 14 0.73
Korean Journal of Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology Journal Korean Society for Applied Microbiology 22033 0 0.00
International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems - ASPLOS Conference And Proceedings Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) 781 100 8.01
Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Studies Journal Routledge 9246 32 1.46

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Communications Biology Impact Score (IS) Trend

Table: Impact Score

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Updated Soon
2022 5.63
2021 5.98
2020 5.27
2019 3.90
2018 0.00



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