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Current Opinion in Microbiology

Impact, Factor and Metrics, Impact Score, Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and More

Last Updated on October 31, 2023

Impact Score

2022-2023

5.18

h-Index

2022-2023

 193

Rank

2022-2023

 1107

SJR

2022-2023

 2.195

Note: The impact score or impact index shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics and Factor

Title Current Opinion in Microbiology
Abbreviation Curr. Opin. Microbiol.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Infectious Diseases (Q1); Microbiology (Q1); Microbiology (medical) (Q1)
h-index 193
Overall Rank/Ranking 1107
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.195
Impact Score 5.18
Publisher Elsevier Ltd.
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 18790364, 13695274
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 1998-2022




Aim and Scope


Current Opinion in Microbiology contains:
Over 90 reviews from leading international contributors
Evaluated reference lists for all reviews
Online
Full searchable
Access back issues
Numerous links

Search and read all issues from the very latest, back to the first, giving you access to your own reference library without leaving your desk.


About Current Opinion in Microbiology


Current Opinion in Microbiology is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Infectious Diseases (Q1); Microbiology (Q1); Microbiology (medical) (Q1). It is published by Elsevier Ltd.. The overall rank of Current Opinion in Microbiology is 1107. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.195. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 193. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Current Opinion in Microbiology journal is 18790364, 13695274. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Current Opinion in Microbiology is cited by a total of 2040 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Current Opinion in Microbiology Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Current Opinion in Microbiology is 5.18, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Current Opinion in Microbiology IF is decreased by a factor of 1.74 and approximate percentage change is -25.14% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a falling trend. The impact IF, also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Current Opinion in Microbiology Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Current Opinion in Microbiology is 5.18. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Current Opinion in Microbiology. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 5.18
2021 6.92
2020 6.88
2019 7.75
2018 6.49
2017 6.51
2016 6.53
2015 6.46
2014 5.99

Current Opinion in Microbiology h-index


  Table Setting

Current Opinion in Microbiology has an h-index of 193. It means 193 articles of this journal have more than 193 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




Current Opinion in Microbiology ISSN


The ISSN of Current Opinion in Microbiology is 18790364, 13695274. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

Current Opinion in Microbiology Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Current Opinion in Microbiology is 1107. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.195. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.

SJR of Current Opinion in Microbiology by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 2.195
2021 2.387
2020 3.675
2019 4.418
2018 4.093
2017 3.814
2016 4.314
2015 4.163
2014 4.363

Ranking of Current Opinion in Microbiology by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1107
2021 917
2020 453
2019 329
2018 395
2017 436
2016 367
2015 376
2014 360

Current Opinion in Microbiology Publisher


Table Setting

Current Opinion in Microbiology is published by Elsevier Ltd.. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1998-2022. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of Current Opinion in Microbiology is Curr. Opin. Microbiol.. This abbreviation ('Curr. Opin. Microbiol.') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in Current Opinion in Microbiology


If your research field is/are related to Infectious Diseases (Q1); Microbiology (Q1); Microbiology (medical) (Q1), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What's the latest impact IF of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

Current Opinion in Microbiology latest impact IF is 5.18. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 7.75 (2019) and 5.18 (2022), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 6.52 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The Current Opinion in Microbiology has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 2.195, according to the latest data. It is computed in the year 2023. In the past 9 years, this journal has recorded a range of SJR, with the highest being 4.418 in 2019 and the lowest being 2.195 in 2022. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Current Opinion in Microbiology over the previous 9-year period stands at 6.52.


What's the latest h-index of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The latest h-index of the Current Opinion in Microbiology is 193.


Who's the publisher of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The Current Opinion in Microbiology is published by the Elsevier Ltd., with its country of publication being the United Kingdom.


What's the current ranking of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The Current Opinion in Microbiology is currently ranked 1107 out of 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series in the latest ranking. Over the course of the last 9 years, this journal has experienced varying rankings, reaching its highest position of 329 in 2019 and its lowest position of 1107 in 2022.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Current Opinion in Microbiology is Curr. Opin. Microbiol..


Is the "Current Opinion in Microbiology" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

Current Opinion in Microbiology is classified as a journal that the Elsevier Ltd. publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The Current Opinion in Microbiology encompasses the following areas:

  • Infectious Diseases
  • Microbiology
  • Microbiology (medical)

For a more comprehensive understanding of its scope, check the official website of this journal.


What's the ISSN of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The Current Opinion in Microbiology is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 18790364, 13695274.


What's the best quartile of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The best quartile for the Current Opinion in Microbiology is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Current Opinion in Microbiology?

The Current Opinion in Microbiology coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1998-2022.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Current Opinion in Microbiology

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 5.18
2021 6.92
2020 6.88
2019 7.75
2018 6.49
2017 6.51
2016 6.53
2015 6.46
2014 5.99



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