Journal of Friction and Wear

Publisher: Allerton Press, Inc.

ISSN PRINT: 1068-3666
ISSN ONLINE: 1934-9386

ABOUT THIS JOURNAL

Publishing model: Hybrid

Authors will have the option to choose how their article is published.

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Journal Metrics

Usage
  • 10611Downloads 2021
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  • 46 Usage Factor 2020/2021
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Impact
  • 0.614 Impact Factor 2021
    Journal Impact Factors are published each summer by Thomson Reuters via Journal Citation Reports ®. Impact Factors and ranking data are presented for the preceding calendar year.
  • 0.97Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2021
    Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field. The impact of a single citation is given higher value in subject areas where citations are less likely, and vice versa.
  • Q2Quartile: Mechanics of Materials 2021
    The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.
  • 0.46 SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2021
    SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.
  • 22H-Index 2021
    A journal has an H index of h if it published h papers each of which has been cited in other journals at least h times. Calculations are based on Scopus.

SCOPE

Journal of Friction and Wear  is an international peer-reviewed journal, which brings together researchers and practitioners working in tribology. It provides novel information on science, practice, and technology of lubrication, wear prevention, and friction control. Papers cover tribological problems of physics, chemistry, materials science, and mechanical engineering, discussing issues from a fundamental or technological point of view. The journal welcomes manuscripts from all countries.

ABSTRACTING & INDEXING

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Contact the journal

Queries about submission issues, peer review process, or the status of your manuscript should be sent to the Editorial Office of Journal of Friction and Wear: fricwear@pleiadesonline.com