2.6(top 6%)
Impact Factor
3.2(top 6%)
extended IF
355(top 1%)
H-Index
10,951
authors
81,716
papers
2,408,226
citations
1,264
citing journals
31,602
citing authors
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Impact Factor of Physical Review A based on the number of citations over 2-year window
The graph shows the changes in the impact factor of Physical Review A and its the corresponding percentile for the sake of comparison with the entire literature. Impact Factor is the most common scientometric index, which is defined by the number of citations of papers in two preceding years divided by the number of papers published in those years.
This graph shows how the impact factor of Physical Review A is computed. The left axis depicts the number of papers published in years X-1 and X2, and the right axis displays their citations in year X.

How Influential is Physical Review A?

Physical Review A is the 1st out of 6 Statistical Physics journals. This means the journal is among the top 17% in the sub-discipline of Statistical Physics. This Journal is the 14th out of 62 Nuclear Physics journals. This Journal is the 34th out of 160 Chemical Physics journals. This Journal is the 423rd out of 2,076 Physics journals. This Journal is the 2155th out of 12,155 Physical Sciences journals. This means the journal is among the top 18% in the science branch of Physical Sciences.