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Impact Factors

 

2012 Impact Factors now available

The 2012 Impact Factors have now been published and there have been some good performances from Royal Society journals; in particular, from Journal of the Royal SocietyProceedings A and Proceedings B.

All new Impact Factors are shown below, together with the 2011 figures for comparison.

Proceedings A
2012 Impact Factor 2.378, ranked 11th out of 56 in Multidisciplinary Sciences
(1.971 in 2011, ranked 12th out of 55)

Philosophical Transactions A
2012 Impact Factor 2.891, ranked 9th out of 56 in Multidisciplinary Sciences
(2.773 in 2011, ranked 7th out of 55)

Journal of the Royal Society Interface
2012 Impact Factor 4.907, ranked 5th out of 56 in Multidisciplinary Sciences
(4.402 in 2011, ranked 5th out of 55)

Interface Focus
New:
2012 Impact Factor 2.206, ranked 43rd out of 72 in Biophysics

Proceedings B
2012 Impact Factor 5.683, ranked 8th out of 83 in Biology
(5.415 in 2011, ranked 8th out of 84)

Philosophical Transactions B
2012 Impact Factor 6.230, ranked 6th out of 83 in Biology
(6.401 in 2011, ranked 5th out of 84)

Biology Letters
2012 Impact Factor 3.348, ranked 13th out of 83 in Biology
(3.762 in 2011, ranked 15th out of 84)

Open Biology
New:
2012 Impact Factor 3.625, ranked 90th out of 291 in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Royal Society Open Science
Will launch in September 2014. Its first Impact Factor will be announced as soon as it is available.

Impact Factors are reproduced from the Journal Citation Reports® from Thomson Reuters.