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Information Sciences

Information Sciences

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Impact Factor: 5.91
Citescore: 11.3
SCIMAGO SJR: 1.723
SCIMAGO H-index: 169
Research Ranking (Computer Science) 18

Journal Information

ISSN: 0020-0255
Publisher: Information Sciences
Periodicity: Semi-monthly
Editors-in-Chief: W. Pedrycz

Aims & Scope of the Journal

Information Sciences publishes scholarly papers examining novel major contributions in the fields of Computational Theory and Mathematics, Databases & Information Systems, General Computer Science, Machine Learning & Artificial intelligence and Web, Mobile & Multimedia Technologies. The publishing policy for Information Sciences is to publish new original articles that have been appropriately reviewed by competent scientific peers. The journal encourages submissions from the research community where emphasis will be placed on the originality and the practical significance of the published research.



Information Sciences is listed in a wide range of abstracting and indexing databases such as Scopus, Web of Science and Guide2Research. A number of leading scientists have published their research contributions at this Journal for instance Shyi-Ming Chen, Min Wu, Willy Susilo and Francisco Herrera.

For extra information on the instructions and submission prerequisites for authors, it is recommended to visit the journal website for Information Sciences at https://www.journals.elsevier.com/information-sciences .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Shyi-Ming Chen

Shyi-Ming Chen

Publications: 30

Min Wu

Min Wu

Publications: 13

Willy Susilo

Willy Susilo

Publications: 12

Francisco Herrera

Francisco Herrera

Publications: 11

Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo

Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo

Publications: 10

Yiyu Yao

Yiyu Yao

Publications: 9

Humberto Bustince

Humberto Bustince

Publications: 7

C. L. Philip Chen

C. L. Philip Chen

Publications: 7

Qing-Long Han

Qing-Long Han

Publications: 7

Plamen Angelov

Plamen Angelov

Publications: 7

Xiaofeng Chen

Xiaofeng Chen

Publications: 7

Enrique Herrera-Viedma

Enrique Herrera-Viedma

Publications: 6

U. Rajendra Acharya

U. Rajendra Acharya

Publications: 6

Ronald R. Yager

Ronald R. Yager

Publications: 6

Witold Pedrycz

Witold Pedrycz

Publications: 6

Robert H. Deng

Robert H. Deng

Publications: 6

Special Issues

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*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Computer Science