About the Journal

"Advances in Water Science" ISSN  1001-6791 is an academic journal with the theme of water and the purpose of promoting the progress of water science and technology. It is in charge of the Ministry of Water Resources, sponsored by Nanjing Institute of Water Resources and China Water Resources Society, and the editor-in-chief is academician Zhang Jianyun, a hydrologist. "Advances in Water Science" was launched in December 1990 under the background of global challenges such as population, resources, and environment. It mainly reports new facts, new concepts, new theories, and new methods of hydrosphere research; The latest achievements, important progress and development trends of science and technology in the fields of flood, drought, water resources, water environment and water ecology; exchange new scientific research results, technical experience and technological trends. The journal is regularly included in the American EI database, Scopus database, Chemical Abstracts (CA), Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA), Japan's "Science and Technology Literature Express" (JICST), etc. Citation Database (CSCD) core included journals. It has won many titles such as "China's Excellent Science and Technology Journal", "China's Excellent Academic Journal with International Influence", "100 Outstanding Chinese Academic Journals", "Excellent Journals in East China", and "Excellent Journals in Jiangsu Province". In 2017,

Advances in Water Science is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous) (Q3). It is published by China Water Power Press. The overall rank of Shuikexue Jinzhan/Advances in Water Science is 13989. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.327. 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. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 33. The best quartile for this journal is Q3.

The ISSN of Shuikexue Jinzhan/Advances in Water Science journal is 1001-6791. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Shuikexue Jinzhan/Advances in Water Science is cited by a total of 417 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2021).

The impact score (IS) 2021 of Shuikexue Jinzhan/Advances in Water Science is 1.66, which is computed in 2022 as per its definition. Shuikexue Jinzhan/Advances in Water Science IS is increased by a factor of 0.5 and approximate percentage change is 43.1% when compared to preceding year 2020, which shows a rising trend. The impact score (IS), also denoted as 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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Vol. 34 No. 2
Published: 2023-05-09


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