Below is a list of the top 10 journals in the research category of Chemistry Sciences. The list is produced by ranking the highest impact factor assessed in 2020. Impact factor is based on the total citations out of the total citable publications. As we have discussed in “what is a good impact factor?”, impact factor is NOT the be-all and end-all; it’s not the ONLY journal influence indicator out there. However, even with the inventions such as H-index and SJR score, impact factor is still widely adopted and referenced by leading research institutes and researchers world-wide. So, let’s treat this listing as a starter and go deeper. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the Top 10 Journal by Impact Factors in 2020
|#||Journal Name||Impact Factor|
|2||Chemical Society Reviews||39.900|
|4||Progress in Polymer Science||24.521|
|5||Accounts of Chemical Research||19.820|
|6||Advanced Functional Materials||14.864|
|7||Coordination Chemistry Reviews||13.552|
|8||Annual Review of Physical Chemistry||11.643|
|9||Journal of Materials Chemistry A||10.422|
|10||International Reviews in Physical Chemistry||10.138|
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