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MIC: Statistics

IMPACT FACTOR OF THE JOURNAL: 0.778

Historic Impact Factors:
 1994 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 5-Year IF
 0.042  0.094  0.333  0.500  0.500  0.312  0.212  0.080  0.318  0.500  0.435  0.407  0.615  0.714  0.826  0.778  1.063 

OVERALL MIC STATISTICS:
 Number of Articles 612 
 Number of Unique Authors 710 
 Number of Unique Research Institutions 179 
 Number of Authors with More than 1 Article 192 
 Number of Authors with More than 2 Articles 107 
 Total Number of References 11234 
 Average Number of References per Volume 280.85 
 Average Number of References per Article 18.36 
 Total Number of DOI Forward Links 3510 
 Average Number of DOI Forward Links per Article 5.74 
 Article views since Sep 16, 2019 22594 
                  Number of DOI links:


                  3510

TOP 30 CONTRIBUTING AUTHORS: The years show when the author was actively publishing in MIC. The ratios are number of DOI forward links (ex self-citations) divided by number of articles.

 Author  Contributions  Ratio  Top Ratios  Ratio  Contributions 
 1. Jens G. Balchen 1980-2003  50 5.06 1. Truls Larsson 2000-2000 129.00 1
 2. Olav Egeland 1984-2019      35 Arrow Up2.80 2. Eldar Mathisen 1980-1980 121.00 1
 3. Thor I. Fossen 1988-2018      32 Arrow Up17.47 3. Vegard E. Hovstein 2008-2008 68.00 1
 4. David Di Ruscio 1989-2018      28 Arrow Up2.79 4. Nils A. Jenssen 1980-1983 64.00 2
 5. Bjarne A. Foss 1983-2007  27 4.15 5. Lotfi A. Zadeh 1994-1994 57.00 1
 6. Bernt Lie 1987-2019      23 Arrow Up3.04 6. Kristian Svartveit 2004-2004 46.00 1
 7. Michael R. Hansen 2010-2018      15 Arrow Up5.33 7. Robert Sørhagen 2004-2004 46.00 1
 8. Sigurd Skogestad 1986-2009  15 20.00 8. Are Willumsen 2004-2004 46.00 1
 9. Tor A. Johansen 1992-2016  14 5.14 9. Jan P. Strand 1998-1999 36.00 2
 10. Geir Hovland 1999-2019      14 Arrow Up3.57 10. Øyvind N. Smogeli 2004-2007 32.75 4
 11. Rolf Henriksen 1980-2000  14 1.86 11. Marcelo de Almeida 2007-2007 31.00 1
 12. Morten Hovd 1991-2018      12 Arrow Up2.58 12. Tristan Perez 2006-2009 30.86 7
 13. Jan T. Gravdahl 1998-2017  11 5.18 13. Karstein Sørli 1981-1981 30.00 1
 14. Lars Imsland 2001-2017  10 2.50 14. Christian Holden 2007-2007 29.00 1
 15. Finn Haugen 2009-2019      9 Arrow Up3.78 15. Rudolf E. Kalman 1994-1994 29.00 1
 16. Torben Ole Andersen 2015-2019      9 Arrow Up0.78 16. Zygmunt Kowalik 1981-1981 29.00 2
 17. Rolf Ergon 1998-2019      9 Arrow Up0.67 17. Harald Loeng 1990-1990 29.00 1
 18. Pål J. From 2008-2018      9 Arrow Up1.89 18. Santos Neves 2007-2007 29.00 1
 19. Hamid Reza Karimi 2009-2017  9 12.67 19. Claudio Rodríguez 2007-2007 29.00 1
 20. Roger Skjetne 2004-2014  9 10.44 20. Bjørn Lillekjendlie 1994-1994 28.00 2
 21. Kåre M. Mjelde 1982-1986  9 1.44 21. Nils Christophersen 1994-1994 27.50 2
 22. Roshan Sharma 2012-2019      8 Arrow Up1.00 22. Mogens Blanke 2007-2007 26.00 1
 23. Kristin Y. Pettersen 1997-2008  8 9.25 23. Svein-Erik Måsøy 2006-2006 26.00 1
 24. Christer Dalen 2015-2018      7 Arrow Up0.29 24. Trond Varslot 2006-2006 26.00 1
 25. Steinar Sælid 1980-1987  7 25.00 25. Roberto Galeazzi 2007-2007 25.00 1
 26. Tristan Perez 2006-2009  7 30.86 26. Steinar Sælid 1980-1987 25.00 7
 27. Dag Slagstad 1981-2005  7 6.43 27. Dimitris Kugiumtzis 1994-1994 24.50 2
 28. Wei Wang 1990-1994  6 3.50 28. Torgny Brogårdh 2009-2009 22.00 1
 29. Dag Ljungquist 1989-1998  6 2.33 29. Takouhi Ozanian 1995-1995 22.00 1
 30. Svein I. Sagatun 1991-2005  6 3.83 30. Morten Breivik 2008-2013 20.75 4

30 TOP CONTRIBUTING INSTITUTIONS:
The ratios are number of DOI forward links (including self-citations) divided by number of articles.

 Highest Number of Articles  #  Highest Ratios  # 
 1. NTNU, Department of Engineering Cybernetic   211 Arrow Up  1. Maritime Robotics  68.00 
 2. SINTEF   64 Arrow Up  2. Kongsberg Våpenfabrikk AS  60.50 
 3. Telemark University College   55       3. University of California at Berkeley  57.00 
 4. NTNU   44 Arrow Up  4. University of Twente, Netherlands  37.00 
 5. University of Agder   41 Arrow Up  5. University of Newcastle (Australia)  34.33 
 6. Institute for Energy Technology (IFE)   22       6. University of Alaska  31.00 
 7. Aalborg University   20 Arrow Up  7. Institute of Meteorology and Water Managem  30.00 
 8. NTNU, Department of Chemical Engineering   17       8. University Studies at Kjeller (UNIK)  30.00 
 9. ABB   16       9. NTNU, Centre for Ships and Ocean Structure  26.40 
 10. NTNU, Centre for Ships and Ocean Structure   15       10. University of Hull, UK  22.00 
 11. Norsk Hydro   14       11. University of Glamorgan  21.00 
 12. Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (   14       12. Victoria University  21.00 
 13. University of South-Eastern Norway   13 Arrow Up  13. NTNU, Department of Chemical Engineering  20.24 
 14. Statoil   13       14. University of California, Santa Barbara  20.00 
 15. Christian Michelsen Research   12       15. Tiedemans Lobster Project  19.00 
 16. Det Norske Veritas (DNV)   11       16. Aqua Unique AS  19.00 
 17. NTNU, Department of Marine Technology   9       17. Oy Partek, Finland  17.00 
 18. Narvik University College   8       18. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zur  16.50 
 19. Linköping University   7 Arrow Up  19. ABB  16.31 
 20. Northeast University of Technology (Shenya   6       20. Kongsberg Maritime  16.00 
 21. University of Stavanger   6 Arrow Up  21. NTNU, Centre for Autonomous Marine Operati  16.00 
 22. University of Newcastle (Australia)   6       22. OCEANOR  14.00 
 23. Elkem   5       23. Tokyo University of Mercantile Marine  14.00 
 24. International Research Institute of Stavan   5 Arrow Up  24. University of Southern Denmark  14.00 
 25. University of Oslo   5       25. Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya  13.67 
 26. Norwegian University of Life Sciences   5 Arrow Up  26. Xihua University  13.00 
 27. Kongsberg Maritime   5       27. University of Oslo  12.40 
 28. Telemark Technological R&D Centre (Tel-Tek   5       28. University of Queensland  12.00 
 29. University of Bergen   4       29. University of Nuevo Leon  12.00 
 30. RWTH Aachen   4 Arrow Up  30. Ariake National College of Technology (Jap  11.00 
        

References per year     DOI forward links per year

THE TOP 20 VIEWED ARTICLES SINCE Sep 16, 2019:
The arrows show increasing or decreasing number of views compared to the period Sep 11 to Oct 11.

Arrow Up [1.] Jan Einar Gravdal, H.B. Siahaan and Knut Steinar Bjørkevoll, (2018), “Limiting Factors for the Ability to Achieve Accurate Pressure Control in Long Wells” (735 vs. 181 views).
Arrow Up [2.] Christer Dalen and David Di Ruscio, (2018), “A Semi-Heuristic Process-Reaction Curve PID Controller Tuning Method” (733 vs. 184 views).
Arrow Up [3.] Bjørn A.J. Angelsen, (1981), “A Theoretical-Study of the Scattering of Ultrasound from Blood” (647 vs. 166 views).
Arrow Down [4.] Liubomyr Vytvytskyi, Roshan Sharma and Bernt Lie, (2019), “Nonlinear observer for hydropower system” (173 vs. 176 views).
Arrow Down [5.] Daniel Hagen, Damiano Padovani, Martin Choux, Daniel Hagen, Damiano Padovani and Martin Choux, (2019), “Enabling Energy Savings in Offshore Mechatronic Systems by using Self-Contained Cylinders” (158 vs. 162 views).
Arrow Down [6.] Shadi Attar and Finn Haugen, (2019), “Dynamic model adaptation to an anaerobic digestion reactor of a water resource recovery facility” (149 vs. 158 views).
Arrow Down [7.] Torgny Brogårdh, (2009), “Robot Control Overview: An Industrial Perspective” (137 vs. 150 views).
Arrow Down [8.] Sigurd Skogestad, (1997), “Dynamics and Control of Distillation Columns - A Critical Survey” (134 vs. 141 views).
Arrow Down [9.] Pekko Jaatinen, Jouni Vuojolainen, Niko Nevaranta, Rafal Jastrzebski and Olli Pyrhönen, (2019), “Control System Commissioning of Fully Levitated Bearingless Machine” (134 vs. 145 views).
Arrow Flat [10.] Niels C. Bender, Torben Ole Andersen and Henrik C. Pedersen, (2019), “Feasibility of Deep Neural Network Surrogate Models in Fluid Dynamics” (134 vs. 134 views).
Arrow Flat [11.] Morten Breivik and Gunnar Sand, (2009), “Jens Glad Balchen: A Norwegian Pioneer in Engineering Cybernetics” (131 vs. 131 views).
Arrow Down [12.] Sindre Fossen and Thor I. Fossen, (2018), “eXogenous Kalman Filter (XKF) for Visualization and Motion Prediction of Ships using Live Automatic Identification System (AIS) Data” (130 vs. 132 views).
Arrow Down [13.] Reggie Davidrajuh, Damian Krenczyk and Bozena Skolud, (2019), “Finding Clusters in Petri Nets. An approach based on GPenSIM” (130 vs. 135 views).
Arrow Down [14.] Ioannis Manganas, Torben Ole Andersen, Per Johansen and Lasse Schmidt, (2019), “Challenges in application of hybrid switched control to digital hydraulic motors” (128 vs. 132 views).
Arrow Down [15.] Christer Dalen and David Di Ruscio, (2018), “A Novel Process-Reaction Curve Method for Tuning PID Controllers” (124 vs. 138 views).
Arrow Down [16.] Jan Fredrik Røsjordet and Geir Hovland, (2019), “Methods for Experimentally Determining Stiffness of a Multi-Axis Machining Centre” (124 vs. 127 views).
Arrow Down [17.] Alexander Meyer Sjøberg and Olav Egeland, (2019), “An EKF for Lie Groups with Application to Crane Load Dynamics” (123 vs. 126 views).
Arrow Up [18.] Lotfi A. Zadeh, (1994), “The role of fuzzy logic in modeling, identification and control” (122 vs. 114 views).
Arrow Down [19.] Rolf Ergon, (2019), “Quantitative genetics state-space modeling of phenotypic plasticity and evolution” (119 vs. 122 views).
Arrow Down [20.] Sigurd Skogestad, (2004), “Simple analytic rules for model reduction and PID controller tuning” (119 vs. 120 views).


THE TOP 20 CITED ARTICLES:
[1.] Truls Larsson and Sigurd Skogestad, (2000), “Plantwide control - A review and a new design procedure”, (129 DOI citations).
[2.] Jens G. Balchen, Nils A. Jenssen, Eldar Mathisen and Steinar Sælid, (1980), “A Dynamic Positioning System Based on Kalman Filtering and Optimal Control”, (121 DOI citations).
[3.] Roger Skjetne, Øyvind N. Smogeli and Thor I. Fossen, (2004), “A Nonlinear Ship Manoeuvering Model: Identification and adaptive control with experiments for a model ship”, (69 DOI citations).
[4.] Sigurd Skogestad, (1997), “Dynamics and Control of Distillation Columns - A Critical Survey”, (68 DOI citations).
[5.] Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, (2008), “Straight-Line Target Tracking for Unmanned Surface Vehicles”, (68 DOI citations).
[6.] Hamid Reza Karimi, (2009), “Robust H-Infinity Filter Design for Uncertain Linear Systems Over Network with Network-Induced Delays and Output Quantization”, (64 DOI citations).
[7.] Sigurd Skogestad, (2004), “Simple analytic rules for model reduction and PID controller tuning”, (62 DOI citations).
[8.] Tristan Perez and Thor I. Fossen, (2009), “A Matlab Toolbox for Parametric Identification of Radiation-Force Models of Ships and Offshore Structures”, (58 DOI citations).
[9.] Lotfi A. Zadeh, (1994), “The role of fuzzy logic in modeling, identification and control”, (57 DOI citations).
[10.] Tristan Perez and Thor I. Fossen, (2008), “Time- vs. Frequency-domain Identification of Parametric Radiation Force Models for Marine Structures at Zero Speed”, (56 DOI citations).
[11.] Tor A. Johansen and Bjarne A. Foss, (1992), “A NARMAX model representation for adaptive control based on local models”, (56 DOI citations).
[12.] Bjørn Jalving, Kenneth Gade, Kristian Svartveit, Are Willumsen and Robert Sørhagen, (2004), “DVL Velocity Aiding in the HUGIN 1000 Integrated Inertial Navigation System”, (46 DOI citations).
[13.] Bjørn H. Hjertager, (1984), “Computer Simulation of Turbulent Reactive Gas Dynamics”, (45 DOI citations).
[14.] Thor I. Fossen and Jan P. Strand, (1999), “Tutorial on nonlinear backstepping: Applications to ship control”, (43 DOI citations).
[15.] David Di Ruscio, (1996), “Combined Deterministic and Stochastic System Identification and Realization: DSR - A Subspace Approach Based on Observations”, (39 DOI citations).
[16.] Thor I. Fossen and Øyvind N. Smogeli, (2004), “Nonlinear Time-Domain Strip Theory Formulation for Low-Speed Manoeuvering and Station-Keeping”, (38 DOI citations).
[17.] Kristin Y. Pettersen and Henk Nijmeijer, (1999), “Global Practical Stabilization and Tracking for an Underactuated Ship - A Combined Averaging and Backstepping Approach”, (37 DOI citations).
[18.] Jan P. Strand, Asgeir J. Sørensen and Thor I. Fossen, (1998), “Design of automatic thruster assisted mooring systems for ships”, (32 DOI citations).
[19.] Christian Holden, Roberto Galeazzi, Claudio Rodríguez, Tristan Perez, Thor I. Fossen, Mogens Blanke, Marcelo de Almeida and Santos Neves, (2007), “Nonlinear Container Ship Model for the Study of Parametric Roll Resonance”, (31 DOI citations).
[20.] Zygmunt Kowalik, (1981), “A Study of the M-2 Tide in the Ice-Covered Arctic Ocean”, (31 DOI citations).


20 LATEST INCOMING EXTERNAL DOI LINKS TO MIC ARTICLES:
Oct 16, 2019:Botao Zhang, Aleksandr Y. Krasnov, Sergey A. Chepinskiy, Valery V. Grigoriev, Kirill A. Artemov, Duzhesheng Liao, Shengyi Zhang and Jian Wang (2019), 10.1109/MMAR.2019.8864705
 Link to: Anastasios M. Lekkas, Andreas Reason Dahl, Morten Breivik and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2013-4-3
Oct 16, 2019:Yuanhui Wang, Xiyun Jiang, Wenchao She and Fuguang Ding (2019), 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2945501
 Link to: Tristan Perez and Alejandro Donaire, MIC-2009-2-2
Oct 16, 2019:Florian Nicolas, Andreas Arnold-Bos, Isabelle Quidu and Benoit Zerr (2019), 10.1109/OCEANSE.2019.8867211
 Link to: Bjørn Jalving, Kenneth Gade, Kristian Svartveit, Are Willumsen and Robert Sørhagen, MIC-2004-4-2
Oct 16, 2019:Bowen Chen, Hicham Chaouki, Donald Picard, Donald Ziegler, Houshang Alamdari and Mario Fafard (2020), 10.1115/1.4044665
 Link to: Ø. Gundersen and Jens G. Balchen, MIC-1995-1-1
Oct 13, 2019:Jiangbei Wang, Yanqiong Fei and Weidong Chen (2019), 10.1089/soro.2019.0023
 Link to: Finn Haugen, MIC-2012-4-3
Oct 12, 2019:Z. Ma, A. Karimi Vajargah, D. Chen, E. van Oort, R. May, J. D. MacPherson, G. Becker and D. Curry (2018), 10.2118/189606-MS
 Link to: Rolv Rommetveit and Anette Blyberg, MIC-1989-4-3
Oct 12, 2019:Yonghui Shuai, Guoyuan Li, Xu Cheng, Robert Skulstad, Jinshan Xu, Honghai Liu and Houxiang Zhang (2019), 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2019.106514
 Link to: Tristan Perez, Øyvind N. Smogeli, Thor I. Fossen and Asgeir J. Sørensen, MIC-2006-4-4
Oct 11, 2019:Mohamid Salih Noorazlina, Md Salim Kamil, Mohammad Amiruddin Hashim, Nordiana Jamil and Hanisah Johor (2018), 10.1007/978-3-319-72697-7_50
 Link to: Thor I. Fossen and Øyvind N. Smogeli, MIC-2004-4-1
Oct 10, 2019:Abdur Rosyid, Bashar El-Khasawneh and Anas Alazzam (2017), 10.5772/intechopen.71406
 Link to: Guanglei Wu, MIC-2014-1-2
Oct 10, 2019:Enrico Bertolazzi, Paolo Bevilacqua and Marco Frego (2019), 10.1016/j.matcom.2019.10.001
 Link to: Anastasios M. Lekkas, Andreas Reason Dahl, Morten Breivik and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2013-4-3
Oct 10, 2019:Abdur Rosyid, Bashar El-Khasawneh and Anas Alazzam (2017), 10.5772/intechopen.71406
 Link to: Guanglei Wu, MIC-2012-3-3
Oct 07, 2019:Shahrokh Sepehrirahnama, Eng Teo Ong, Heow Pueh Lee and Kian-Meng Lim (2019), 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2019.102756
 Link to: Thor I. Fossen and Øyvind N. Smogeli, MIC-2004-4-1
Oct 05, 2019:Kamalanand Krishnamurthy, Sujatha C. Manoharan and Ramakrishnan Swaminathan (2019), 10.1007/s12652-019-01525-6
 Link to: Bjørn Lillekjendlie, Dimitris Kugiumtzis and Nils Christophersen, MIC-1994-4-2
Oct 03, 2019:Haitong Xu, Thor I. Fossen and C. Guedes Soares (2019), 10.1016/j.ejcon.2019.09.007
 Link to: Sindre Fossen and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2018-4-1
Oct 03, 2019:Xijin Song, Xuelong Wang and Peng Li (2020), 10.1007/978-981-13-7127-1_160
 Link to: T. Roinila, R. Luhtala, T. Salpavaara, J. Verho, T. Messo and M. Vilkko, MIC-2016-2-3
Oct 03, 2019:Haitong Xu, Thor I. Fossen and C. Guedes Soares (2019), 10.1016/j.ejcon.2019.09.007
 Link to: Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2008-4-2
Oct 03, 2019:Yulei Liao, Tingpeng Du and Quanquan Jiang (2019), 10.1016/j.apor.2019.101945
 Link to: Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2008-4-2
Oct 02, 2019:Qin Zhao and Guangren Duan (2019), 10.1016/j.ast.2019.105437
 Link to: Raymond Kristiansen, Esten I. Grøtli, Per J. Nicklasson and Jan T. Gravdahl, MIC-2007-1-1
Sep 29, 2019:Adriana del Carmen Téllez-Anguiano, Mario Heras-Cervantes, Juan Anzurez-Marín, Gerardo Marx Chávez-Campos and José Antonio Gutiérrez Gnecchi (2017), 10.5772/66760
 Link to: Sigurd Skogestad, MIC-1997-3-1
Sep 29, 2019:Shangyu Yu, Lei Wang, Bo Li and Huacheng He (2019), 10.1007/s00773-019-00678-5
 Link to: Jan P. Strand, Asgeir J. Sørensen and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-1998-2-1


MIC ARTICLES CITED IN PATENTS:

US Patents 6052334, 6700834, 7007555, 7317660, Harald E. Krogstad, "Maximum likelihood estimation of ocean wave spectra from general arrays of wave gauges", 1988, Vol 9, No 2, pp. 81-97.
US Patent 5587899, Jens G. Balchen and Bernt Lie, "An Adaptive Controller Based upon Continuous Estimation of the Closed Loop Frequency Response", 1987, Vol 8, No 4, pp. 223-240.
US Patent 4766552, Peter Borg, Tom Moen and Johannes Aalbu, "Adaptive Control of Alumina Reduction Cells with Point Feeders", 1986, Vol 7, No 1, pp. 45-56.
US Patent 4814050, Erik Gran, "A Multivariable Control in Aluminum Reduction Cells", 1980, Vol 1, No 4, pp. 247-258.

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Oct 2018: MIC reaches 3000 DOI Forward Links. The last 1000 took 2 years and 5 months.


May 2016: MIC reaches 2000 DOI Forward Links. The first 1000 took 34 years, the next 1000 took 2.5 years.


July 2015: MIC's new impact factor is now 0.778. The number of papers published in 2014 was 21 compared to 15 in 2013, which partially explains the small decrease in impact factor.


Aug 2014: For the 3rd year in a row MIC's impact factor increases. It is now 0.826.


Dec 2013: New database-driven web-design enabling extended statistics. Article number 500 is published and MIC reaches 1000 DOI Forward Links.


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Mar 2010: MIC is now indexed by DOAJ and has received the Sparc Seal seal for open access journals.


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Oct 2009: MIC is now fully updated in ISI Web of Knowledge.