Journal of Engineering Mechanics (JEM) News
Monday, September 14, 2015
Journal Update from the Editor - Prof. Roberto Ballarini
The latest statistics for the Journal of Engineering Mechanics confirm its impressive progress in terms of reduced time to first decision (3.8 months excluding rejects and 2.7 months including rejects) and to final decision (8 months), increased number of submissions (300 through June), reduced acceptance rate (28% through June). Also, the impact factor increased from 1.173 in 2013 to 1.294 in 2014, and the 5-year impact factor increased from 1.397 in 2013 to 1.529 in 2014.