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Acta Astronautica

Acta Astronautica

Research
Impact Score* 3.1

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Research Impact Score*: 3.1
Impact Factor: 2.954
Citescore: 5.7
SCIMAGO SJR: 1
SCIMAGO H-index: 89
Research Ranking (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering) 61
Research Ranking (Engineering and Technology) 332
Research Ranking (Physics) 251
Number of Best scientists*: 33
Documents by best scientists*: 106

Journal Information

ISSN: 0094-5765
Publisher: Acta Astronautica
Editors-in-Chief:

Aims & Scope of the Journal

Acta Astronautica publishes original research contributions in the arena of Astronomy and Astrophysicsa, Automation and Control Theory, Aviation and Aerospace Engineering and General Engineering and Technology. The journal is intended for professors, practitioners and scientists who are focused on such areas of academic research. The main research topics published in this journal are Spacecraft, Aerospace engineering, Satellite, Mechanics and Control theory.
The publication protocol for Acta Astronautica is to publish novel original papers that have been appropriately reviewed by competent scientific experts. The journal welcomes submissions from the research community where the priority will be on the novelty and the practical impact of the published research.


Acta Astronautica is covered by a wide range of abstracting/indexing services including Scopus, Journal Citation Reports ( Clarivate ) and Research.com. Many renowned scholars considered this journal to publish their scholarly documents including Wei Huang, Zhenguo Wang, Zhenguo Wang, Nickolay Smirnov and Shuang Li.


For additional details on the guidelines and submission prerequisites for authors, it is recommended to see the official website for the journal for Acta Astronautica at https://www.journals.elsevier.com/acta-astronautica .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Zhenguo Wang

Zhenguo Wang

National University of Defense Technology

Publications: 22

Nickolay Smirnov

Nickolay Smirnov

Lomonosov Moscow State University

Publications: 22

Shuang Li

Shuang Li

Beijing Institute of Technology

Publications: 16

Wen Bao

Wen Bao

Harbin Institute of Technology

Publications: 12

Wei Huang

Wei Huang

National University of Defense Technology

Publications: 12

Rasoul Moradi

Rasoul Moradi

Khazar University

Publications: 12

Arun K. Misra

Arun K. Misra

McGill University

Publications: 10

Hanspeter Schaub

Hanspeter Schaub

University of Colorado Boulder

Publications: 6

M. Barzegar Gerdroodbary

M. Barzegar Gerdroodbary

Babol Noshirvani University of Technology

Publications: 5

Jianzhong Liu

Jianzhong Liu

Zhejiang University

Publications: 5

Geniy V. Kuznetsov

Geniy V. Kuznetsov

Tomsk Polytechnic University

Publications: 4

Yang Liu

Yang Liu

Nanyang Technological University

Publications: 3

Colin R. McInnes

Colin R. McInnes

University of Glasgow

Publications: 3

Pavel A. Strizhak

Pavel A. Strizhak

Tomsk Polytechnic University

Publications: 3

Antonios Tsourdos

Antonios Tsourdos

Cranfield University

Publications: 3

Ephraim Suhir

Ephraim Suhir

Portland State University

Publications: 3

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering