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Annual Journal Metrics
2.585 - 2-year Impact Factor (2021)
3.049 - 5-year Impact Factor (2021)
1.101 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
0.759 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)
52 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
63 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only (Median)
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2,507 Altmetric mentions (2021)
The following summary describes the peer review process for this journal:
Identity transparency: Single anonymized
Reviewer interacts with: Editor
Review information published: Review reports. Reviewer Identities reviewer opt in. Author/reviewer communication