Studies in Informatics and Control covers applied research topics relating to innovative research and practice in areas of Automatic Control, System Modelling and Optimization as well as new IT&C infrastructure management used in socio-economic systems and industrial processes.
The journal welcomes original, applied and previously-unpublished papers that report on activities that have successfully connected applied research with practical application. In addition to full-length articles, the journal also accepts book reviews, special issues and scientific events.
The articles published in Studies in Informatics and Control are of interest both to practicing information technology professionals and to university and industry researchers.
The journal has been published both in print and online by the Romanian Institute for R&D in Informatics, ICI Bucharest under the auspices of the Romanian Academy. It has been published continuously since 1992 and has a worldwide circulation.
SIC reviews papers within approximately three months of submission. Every manuscript is reviewed by at least two anonymous referees and accepted articles are published upon receiving the final versions. Publishing intervals would exceptionally be longer than three months.
Short name in ISI WoK: STUD INFORM CONTROL
Publisher: National Institute for R&D in Informatics, ICI Bucharest.
INDEXING AND ABSTRACTING
SIC is indexed and/or abstracted by several indexing and abstracting services in Information Systems Applications, Computer-based Control, Electrical Engineering, Database Management, etc. It has been included within the coverage of Inspec database (since 1993), Doaj (since 1996), Google Scholar (since 2006) and Philadelphia-based Institute of Scientific Information (ISI) / Clarivate Analytics (THOMSON-REUTERS)-SCIEx (since 2008). SIC has also been included in other relevant academic databases and search engines. Essential science indicators as shown in the latest Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports (JCR 2014-2017):
JOURNAL IMPACT FACTOR (JIF)
- Journal Citation Reports in WoS (Clarivate Analytics):
2017: 1.020 ; 2016: 0.776 ; 2015: 0.723 ; 2014: 0.913.
- SCOPUS CiteScore 2017: 1.06
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This publication is partly financed by The Romanian Ministry of Research and Innovation