Impact Factor of Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM) climbs to a record high of 5.866

The Impact Factor of the journal Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM) has risen to 5.799 according to the 2020 Journal Citation Reports announced by Clarivate Analytics on 29 June 2020.
(Addendum 4 December 2020) The impact factor (IF) of STAM announced in June 2020 has been revised from 5.799 to 5.866 because the number of papers used for the calculation by the Journal Citation Reports (JCR) database was incorrect.

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STAM Impact Factor Trends (Clarivate Analytics, 2020)

STAM is one of the world’s leading materials science journals that is published with support from the National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) and the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa).

The Impact Factor for 2020 is an increase of 61% 64% from last year (IF=3.585), putting STAM into the 63rd position among 314 journals in the category of Materials Science, Multidisciplinary.

NIMS has supported the publication of STAM since 2004 in its role as Japan’s core institute for materials research with responsibility of disseminating scientific information globally. Empa started collaborating as a co-publisher in 2014.

As of June 2020, STAM is published by an international team of more than 70 experts from 14 countries including the Editor-in-Chief, Kazuhito Hashimoto, who is also the president of NIMS.

STAM is a Gold Open Access Journal that is internationally recognized as an open-science platform that provides the latest findings on world-class research for materials scientists worldwide.