SNIP measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field.
SJR is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and a qualitative measure of the journal’s impact.
The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years.
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To calculate the five year Impact Factor, citations are counted in 2014 to the previous five years and divided by the source items published in the previous five years.
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The Journal of Computer and System Sciences publishes original research papers in computer science and related subjects in system science, with attention to the relevant mathematical theory. Applications-oriented papers may also be accepted and they are expected to contain deep analytic evaluation of the proposed solutions.
Research areas include traditional subjects such as:
• Theory of algorithms and computability • Formal languages • Automata theory
Contemporary subjects such as:
• Complexity theory • Algorithmic Complexity • Parallel & distributed computing • Computer networks • Neural networks • Computational learning theory • Database theory & practice • Computer modeling of complex systems
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