Last Updated on June 22, 2023

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

Published By: Taylor and Francis Ltd.

Abbreviation: Soft Mater.

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.








Important Details

Title Soft Materials
Standard Abbreviation Soft Mater.
Type of Publication Journal
Discipline Chemistry (miscellaneous) (Q3); Condensed Matter Physics (Q3); Materials Science (miscellaneous) (Q3)
Impact Score 1.53
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.333
h-index 29
Overall Rank 14160
Publisher Name Taylor and Francis Ltd.
Publication Country United States
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) 15394468, 1539445X
Coverage and History 2004-2022
Best Quartile Q3
Total Citations Received
(Last 3 Year)

About Soft Materials

Soft Materials is a journal published by Taylor and Francis Ltd.. This journal covers the area[s] related to Chemistry (miscellaneous), Condensed Matter Physics, Materials Science (miscellaneous), etc. The coverage history of this journal is as follows: 2004-2022. The rank of this journal is 14160. This journal's impact score, h-index, and SJR are 1.53, 29, and 0.333, respectively. The ISSN of this journal is/are as follows: 15394468, 1539445X.

The best quartile of Soft Materials is Q3. This journal has received a total of 238 citations during the last three years (Preceding 2022).

Soft Materials Impact Score 2022-2023

The latest impact score (IS) of the Soft Materials is 1.53. It is computed in the year 2023 as per its definition and based on Scopus data. 1.53

It is decreased by a factor of around 0.44, and the percentage change is -22.34% 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.

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Prediction of Soft Materials Impact Score 2023

Impact Score 2022 of Soft Materials is 1.53. If a similar downward trend continues, IS may decrease in 2023 as well.

Impact Score Graph

Check below the Impact Score trends of Soft Materials. This is based on Scopus data.

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.53
2021 1.97
2020 2.07
2019 1.20
2018 0.90
2017 1.09
2016 1.18
2015 1.44
2014 1.20

Soft Materials h-index

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The h-index of Soft Materials is 29. By definition of the h-index, this journal has at least 29 published articles with more than 29 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.

Soft Materials ISSN

The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) of Soft Materials is/are as follows: 15394468, 1539445X.

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}

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Soft Materials Ranking and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

The Soft Materials is ranked 14160 among 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series. As per SJR, this journal is ranked 0.333.

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.

Soft Materials Publisher

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The publisher of Soft Materials is Taylor and Francis Ltd.. The publishing house of this journal is located in the United States. Its coverage history is as follows: 2004-2022.

Call For Papers (CFPs)

Please check the official website of this journal