Ranking & Metrics Journal Information Aims & Scope of the Journal
ISME Journal

ISME Journal

Research
Impact Score* 11.5

OFFICIAL WEBSITE

Ranking & Metrics Impact Score is a novel metric devised to rank conferences based on the number of contributing the best scientists in addition to the h-index estimated from the scientific papers published by the best scientists. See more details on our methodology page.

Research Impact Score*: 11.5
Impact Factor: 11.217
Citescore: 18.2
SCIMAGO SJR: 3.344
SCIMAGO H-index: 191
Research Ranking (Ecology and Evolution) 26
Research Ranking (Microbiology) 31
Number of Best scientists*: 222
Documents by best scientists*: 233

Journal Information

ISSN: 1751-7362
Publisher: ISME Journal
Editors-in-Chief: Kazuya Watanabe
Journal & Submission Website: http://nature.com/ismej/

Aims & Scope of the Journal

ISME Journal provides a site for the publication of innovative research findings in the quickly growing fields of Bacteriology, Ecology and the Environment, Microbial Ecology and Plant Pathology. The main research topics covered in this journal consist of Ecology, Microbiology, Bacteria, Botany and Ecosystem.
The publication policy for ISME Journal is to publish new innovative papers that have been extensively reviewed by experienced academic experts. The journal encourages submissions from the research community where the priority will be on the innovativeness and the practical importance of the reported work.


ISME Journal is listed in a wide variety of abstracting and indexing datasets including Scopus, Web of Science and Research.com. A significant number of leading scholars have published their research contributions at this Journal for instance Jizhong Zhou, Jizhong Zhou, Nicole S. Webster, Eoin L. Brodie and Noah Fierer.


For more details on the guidelines and submission requirements for authors, please see the official website for the journal for ISME Journal at http://nature.com/ismej/ .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Jizhong Zhou

Jizhong Zhou

University of Oklahoma

Publications: 22

Eoin L. Brodie

Eoin L. Brodie

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Publications: 10

Nicole S. Webster

Nicole S. Webster

Australian Institute of Marine Science

Publications: 8

Noah Fierer

Noah Fierer

University of Colorado Boulder

Publications: 8

David G. Bourne

David G. Bourne

Australian Institute of Marine Science

Publications: 7

Manuel Delgado-Baquerizo

Manuel Delgado-Baquerizo

Pablo de Olavide University

Publications: 6

Ramiro Logares

Ramiro Logares

Spanish National Research Council

Publications: 6

Matthias C. Rillig

Matthias C. Rillig

Freie Universität Berlin

Publications: 5

Christian R. Voolstra

Christian R. Voolstra

University of Konstanz

Publications: 5

Josep M. Gasol

Josep M. Gasol

Spanish National Research Council

Publications: 5

Pierre E. Galand

Pierre E. Galand

Observatoire Océanologique de Banyuls-sur-Mer

Publications: 5

Jed A. Fuhrman

Jed A. Fuhrman

University of Southern California

Publications: 5

Jennifer B. H. Martiny

Jennifer B. H. Martiny

University of California, Irvine

Publications: 5

Marcel M. M. Kuypers

Marcel M. M. Kuypers

Max Planck Society

Publications: 5

Helle Ploug

Helle Ploug

University of Gothenburg

Publications: 5

Connie Lovejoy

Connie Lovejoy

Université Laval

Publications: 4

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Ecology and Evolution