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Soldering and Surface Mount Technology
Emerald (1981-)
ISSN: 0954-0911 (1758-6836)
Metallurgy & Metallurgical Engineering - Engineering, Electrical & Electronic - Materials Science, Multidisciplinary - Engineering, Manufacturing - Electrical and Electronic Engineering - Condensed Matter Physics - Materials Science (all)

APC Discount

No deal has been made for authors affiliated with VU/VUMC to (partly) waive Article Processing Charges.
Corresponding authors affiliated with EUR/ErasmusMC, OU, TUD, TU/e and TiU will receive a 100% discount on the Article Processing Charges that need to be paid to publish open access in this journal.
For the publisher, the corresponding author is the author who submits the article to the journal and corresponds with the publisher during the publication process. Only this author can receive the discount.
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This deal is valid until 2023-12-31.
(NB: APC discount can only be claimed for articles submitted after 2016-01-01)

Last updated: 2022-11-16
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Metrics

JCR Science Citation Index (2021)

Impact factor: 1.494
Q3 (Metallurgy & Metallurgical Engineering (49/79))
Q4 (Engineering, Electrical & Electronic (218/276))
Q4 (Materials Science, Multidisciplinary (291/345))
Q4 (Engineering, Manufacturing (47/51))

Scopus Journal Metrics (2021)

SJR: 0.256
SNIP: 0.801
CiteScore: 3.6
Rank within the category: Engineering - Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Quartile: Q2
CiteScore percentile: 59%
CiteScore rank: 287 out of 708
Rank within the category: Physics and Astronomy - Condensed Matter Physics
Quartile: Q2
CiteScore percentile: 55%
CiteScore rank: 184 out of 415
Rank within the category: Materials Science - Materials Science (all)
Quartile: Q2
CiteScore percentile: 50%
CiteScore rank: 225 out of 455

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