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MIC Journal: Statistics

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 569 
 Number of Unique Authors 659 
 Number of Unique Research Institutions 170 
 Number of Authors with More than 1 Article 175 
 Number of Authors with More than 2 Articles 97 
 Total Number of References 10245 
 Average Number of References per Volume 269.61 
 Average Number of References per Article 18.01 
 Total Number of DOI Forward Links 2384 
 Average Number of DOI Forward Links per Article 4.19 
 Article views since Mar 28, 2017 27387 
                  Number of DOI links:


                  2384

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 3.88 1. Truls Larsson 2000-2000 107.00 1
 2. Olav Egeland 1984-2016      33 Arrow Up2.00 2. Eldar Mathisen 1980-1980 84.00 1
 3. Thor I. Fossen 1988-2013  31 11.10 3. Nils A. Jenssen 1980-1983 44.50 2
 4. Bjarne A. Foss 1983-2007  27 2.89 4. Vegard E. Hovstein 2008-2008 44.00 1
 5. David Di Ruscio 1989-2016      24 Arrow Up2.17 5. Kristian Svartveit 2004-2004 33.00 1
 6. Bernt Lie 1987-2017      22 Arrow Up1.73 6. Robert Sørhagen 2004-2004 33.00 1
 7. Sigurd Skogestad 1986-2009  15 15.67 7. Are Willumsen 2004-2004 33.00 1
 8. Tor A. Johansen 1992-2016      14 Arrow Up3.43 8. Lotfi A. Zadeh 1994-1994 30.00 1
 9. Rolf Henriksen 1980-2000  14 1.43 9. Karstein Sørli 1981-1981 29.00 1
 10. Michael R. Hansen 2010-2016      13 Arrow Up2.23 10. Harald Loeng 1990-1990 27.00 1
 11. Morten Hovd 1991-2016      11 Arrow Up2.09 11. Zygmunt Kowalik 1981-1981 26.00 2
 12. Lars Imsland 2001-2017      10 Arrow Up1.80 12. Svein-Erik Måsøy 2006-2006 25.00 1
 13. Jan T. Gravdahl 1998-2015  10 3.20 13. Trond Varslot 2006-2006 25.00 1
 14. Roger Skjetne 2004-2014  9 6.22 14. Jan P. Strand 1998-1999 24.00 2
 15. Kåre M. Mjelde 1982-1986  9 1.33 15. Bjørn Lillekjendlie 1994-1994 22.50 2
 16. Rolf Ergon 1998-2009  8 0.75 16. Øyvind N. Smogeli 2004-2007 22.25 4
 17. Pål J. From 2008-2014  8 1.25 17. Nils Christophersen 1994-1994 22.00 2
 18. Kristin Y. Pettersen 1997-2008  8 6.75 18. Takouhi Ozanian 1995-1995 21.00 1
 19. Hamid Reza Karimi 2009-2014  8 9.38 19. Dimitris Kugiumtzis 1994-1994 19.50 2
 20. Finn Haugen 2009-2013  8 1.75 20. Tristan Perez 2006-2009 19.14 7
 21. Geir Hovland 1999-2015  8 2.75 21. Steinar Sælid 1980-1987 18.71 7
 22. Dag Slagstad 1981-2005  7 5.14 22. Vincent Erenst 1987-1987 18.00 1
 23. Steinar Sælid 1980-1987  7 18.71 23. Robert N. Jaques 1987-1987 18.00 1
 24. Tristan Perez 2006-2009  7 19.14 24. Steinar Grimsen 1987-1987 17.00 1
 25. Svein I. Sagatun 1991-2005  6 1.33 25. Torgny Brogårdh 2009-2009 16.00 1
 26. Asgeir J. Sørensen 1994-2015  6 5.83 26. Marcelo de Almeida 2007-2007 16.00 1
 27. Rune Bakke 2009-2014  6 1.83 27. Christian Holden 2007-2007 16.00 1
 28. Olav Slupphaug 1998-2005  6 0.33 28. Sigurd Skogestad 1986-2009 15.67 15
 29. Wei Wang 1990-1994  6 2.83 29. Henk Nijmeijer 1999-2001 15.50 2
 30. Stig Strand 1989-2008  6 0.83 30. Kenneth Gade 1999-2007 15.00 5

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   209 Arrow Up  1. Maritime Robotics  44.00 
 2. SINTEF   63 Arrow Up  2. Kongsberg Våpenfabrikk AS  42.00 
 3. Telemark University College   56 Arrow Up  3. University of California at Berkeley  30.00 
 4. NTNU   41 Arrow Up  4. University of Twente, Netherlands  30.00 
 5. University of Agder   30 Arrow Up  5. Institute of Meteorology and Water Managem  29.00 
 6. Institute for Energy Technology (IFE)   22       6. University of Alaska  26.00 
 7. NTNU, Department of Chemical Engineering   17       7. University of Newcastle (Australia)  21.67 
 8. ABB   16       8. University of Hull, UK  21.00 
 9. NTNU, Centre for Ships and Ocean Structure   15       9. University Studies at Kjeller (UNIK)  21.00 
 10. Norsk Hydro   14       10. Tiedemans Lobster Project  18.00 
 11. Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (   14       11. Aqua Unique AS  18.00 
 12. Statoil   13 Arrow Up  12. NTNU, Centre for Ships and Ocean Structure  16.33 
 13. Christian Michelsen Research   12       13. NTNU, Department of Chemical Engineering  16.00 
 14. Det Norske Veritas (DNV)   11       14. University of Glamorgan  16.00 
 15. Aalborg University   11 Arrow Up  15. Victoria University  16.00 
 16. NTNU, Department of Marine Technology   9       16. University of California, Santa Barbara  15.00 
 17. Narvik University College   8       17. Kongsberg Maritime  12.20 
 18. Northeast University of Technology (Shenya   6       18. ABB  11.75 
 19. University of Newcastle (Australia)   6       19. Xihua University  10.50 
 20. Linköping University   6 Arrow Up  20. University of Oslo  10.20 
 21. University of Oslo   5       21. Oy Partek, Finland  10.00 
 22. Elkem   5       22. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zur  9.00 
 23. Kongsberg Maritime   5       23. OCEANOR  9.00 
 24. Telemark Technological R&D Centre (Tel-Tek   5       24. Tokyo University of Mercantile Marine  9.00 
 25. International Research Institute of Stavan   4 Arrow Up  25. Ariake National College of Technology (Jap  9.00 
 26. Norwegian University of Life Sciences   4       26. Simula Research Laboratory  8.00 
 27. University of Bergen   4       27. University of Queensland  8.00 
 28. Technical University of Denmark   4       28. SUPELEC Systems Sciences (France)  8.00 
 29. University of Stavanger   4 Arrow Up  29. University of Nuevo Leon  8.00 
 30. Åbo Akademi, Finland   3       30. University of Oldenburg  7.67 
        

References per year     DOI forward links per year

THE TOP 20 VIEWED ARTICLES SINCE Mar 28, 2017:
The arrows show increasing or decreasing number of views compared to the period Mar 23 to Apr 22.

Arrow Down [1.] Mathias Hauan Arbo, Trygve Utstumo, Edmund Brekke and Jan Tommy Gravdahl, (2017), “Unscented Multi-Point Smoother for Fusion of Delayed Displacement Measurements: Application to Agricultural Robots” (428 vs. 454 views).
Arrow Down [2.] Morten Breivik and Gunnar Sand, (2009), “Jens Glad Balchen: A Norwegian Pioneer in Engineering Cybernetics” (358 vs. 371 views).
Arrow Down [3.] Lelai Zhou, Shaoping Bai and Yibin Li, (2017), “Energy Optimal Trajectories in Human Arm Motion Aiming for Assistive Robots” (358 vs. 397 views).
Arrow Down [4.] Jesper Kirk Sørensen, Michael R. Hansen and Morten K. Ebbesen, (2016), “Numerical and Experimental Study of a Novel Concept for Hydraulically Controlled Negative Loads” (342 vs. 354 views).
Arrow Down [5.] Dan Sui and Bernt Sigve Aadnøy, (2016), “Rate of Penetration Optimization using Moving Horizon Estimation” (342 vs. 356 views).
Arrow Down [6.] Esten I. Grøtli and Tor A. Johansen, (2016), “Motion- and Communication-Planning of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Delay Tolerant Network using Mixed-Integer Linear Programming” (337 vs. 346 views).
Arrow Down [7.] Anders Lyngvi Fougner, Konstanze Kölle, Nils Kristian Skjærvold, Nicolas-Andreas L. Elvemo, Dag Roar Hjelme, Reinold Ellingsen, Sven Magnus Carlsen and Øyvind Stavdahl, (2016), “Intraperitoneal Glucose Sensing is Sometimes Surprisingly Rapid” (334 vs. 342 views).
Arrow Down [8.] Ali M. H. Kadhim, Wolfgang Birk and Miguel Castano Arranz, (2016), “Dynamic Relative Gain Array Estimation using Local Polynomial Approximation Approach” (333 vs. 342 views).
Arrow Down [9.] Christer Dalen and David Di Ruscio, (2016), “On closed loop transient response system identification” (320 vs. 324 views).
Arrow Down [10.] Åke Kinnander, Martin Sjölund and Adrian Pop, (2016), “Industrial Evaluation of Integrated Performance Analysis and Equation Model Debugging for Equation-Based Models” (315 vs. 327 views).
Arrow Down [11.] Espen Oland and Raymond Kristiansen, (2016), “A Decoupled Approach for Flight Control” (313 vs. 317 views).
Arrow Down [12.] D.W.U. Perera and Nils-Olav Skeie, (2016), “Modeling and Simulation of Multi-Room Buildings” (309 vs. 318 views).
Arrow Down [13.] Sigurd Skogestad, (1997), “Dynamics and Control of Distillation Columns - A Critical Survey” (309 vs. 311 views).
Arrow Down [14.] Tomasz Klopot, Piotr Skupin, Dariusz Choinski, Rafal Cupek and Marcin Fojcik, (2016), “A metamorphic controller for plant control system design” (305 vs. 310 views).
Arrow Down [15.] Miodrag Spasic, Morten Hovd, Darko Mitic and Dragan Antic, (2016), “Tube Model Predictive Control with an Auxiliary Sliding Mode Controller” (304 vs. 315 views).
Arrow Down [16.] D.W.U. Perera, M. Anushka S. Perera, Carlos F. Pfeiffer and Nils-Olav Skeie, (2016), “Structural observability analysis and EKF based parameter estimation of building heating models” (302 vs. 312 views).
Arrow Down [17.] T. Roinila, R. Luhtala, T. Salpavaara, J. Verho, T. Messo and M. Vilkko, (2016), “Rapid High-Frequency Measurements of Electrical Circuits by Using Frequency Mixer and Pseudo-Random Sequences” (288 vs. 297 views).
Arrow Up [18.] Kesheng Wang and Øyvind Bjørke, (1990), “Mechanical networks model for the truss system in structural engineering” (217 vs. 189 views).
Arrow Down [19.] Niko Nevaranta, Stijn Derammelaere, Jukka Parkkinen, Bram Vervisch, Tuomo Lindh, Markku Niemelä and Olli Pyrhönen, (2016), “Online Identification of a Two-Mass System in Frequency Domain using a Kalman Filter” (215 vs. 249 views).
Arrow Up [20.] Anders Albert, Frederik S. Leira and Lars Imsland, (2017), “UAV Path Planning using MILP with Experiments” (169 vs. 114 views).


THE TOP 20 CITED ARTICLES:
[1.] Truls Larsson and Sigurd Skogestad, (2000), “Plantwide control - A review and a new design procedure”, (107 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”, (84 DOI citations).
[3.] Sigurd Skogestad, (1997), “Dynamics and Control of Distillation Columns - A Critical Survey”, (56 DOI citations).
[4.] Hamid Reza Karimi, (2009), “Robust H-Infinity Filter Design for Uncertain Linear Systems Over Network with Network-Induced Delays and Output Quantization”, (48 DOI citations).
[5.] 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”, (46 DOI citations).
[6.] Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, (2008), “Straight-Line Target Tracking for Unmanned Surface Vehicles”, (44 DOI citations).
[7.] Sigurd Skogestad, (2004), “Simple analytic rules for model reduction and PID controller tuning”, (43 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”, (41 DOI citations).
[9.] Tristan Perez and Thor I. Fossen, (2008), “Time- vs. Frequency-domain Identification of Parametric Radiation Force Models for Marine Structures at Zero Speed”, (39 DOI citations).
[10.] Tor A. Johansen and Bjarne A. Foss, (1992), “A NARMAX model representation for adaptive control based on local models”, (39 DOI citations).
[11.] Bjørn Jalving, Kenneth Gade, Kristian Svartveit, Are Willumsen and Robert Sørhagen, (2004), “DVL Velocity Aiding in the HUGIN 1000 Integrated Inertial Navigation System”, (33 DOI citations).
[12.] Bjørn H. Hjertager, (1984), “Computer Simulation of Turbulent Reactive Gas Dynamics”, (32 DOI citations).
[13.] David Di Ruscio, (1996), “Combined Deterministic and Stochastic System Identification and Realization: DSR - A Subspace Approach Based on Observations”, (30 DOI citations).
[14.] Kristin Y. Pettersen and Henk Nijmeijer, (1999), “Global Practical Stabilization and Tracking for an Underactuated Ship - A Combined Averaging and Backstepping Approach”, (30 DOI citations).
[15.] Lotfi A. Zadeh, (1994), “The role of fuzzy logic in modeling, identification and control”, (30 DOI citations).
[16.] Hans Berntsen, Zygmunt Kowalik, Steinar Sælid and Karstein Sørli, (1981), “Efficient numerical simulation of ocean hydrodynamics by a splitting procedure”, (29 DOI citations).
[17.] Thor I. Fossen and Øyvind N. Smogeli, (2004), “Nonlinear Time-Domain Strip Theory Formulation for Low-Speed Manoeuvering and Station-Keeping”, (28 DOI citations).
[18.] Thor I. Fossen and Jan P. Strand, (1999), “Tutorial on nonlinear backstepping: Applications to ship control”, (28 DOI citations).
[19.] Dag Slagstad, Kjell Støle-Hansen and Harald Loeng, (1990), “Density driven currents in the Barents Sea calculated by a numerical model”, (27 DOI citations).
[20.] Trond Varslot and Svein-Erik Måsøy, (2006), “Forward propagation of acoustic pressure pulses in 3D soft biological tissue”, (27 DOI citations).


20 LATEST INCOMING EXTERNAL DOI LINKS TO MIC ARTICLES:
Apr 27, 2017:Lokukaluge P. Perera (2017), 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.04.017
 Link to: Roger Skjetne, Øyvind N. Smogeli and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2004-1-1
Apr 26, 2017:Y. Wei, J.J. Barradas Berglind, M. van Rooij, W.A. Prins, B. Jayawardhana and A.I. Vakis (2017), 10.1016/j.renene.2017.04.042
 Link to: Tristan Perez and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2009-1-1
Apr 22, 2017:Tristan Perez (2017), 10.1002/9781118476406.emoe110
 Link to: Jens G. Balchen, Nils A. Jenssen, Eldar Mathisen and Steinar Sælid, MIC-1980-3-1
Apr 22, 2017:David Cohen and Guillaume Dujardin (2017), 10.1007/s40072-017-0098-1
 Link to: Håvard Berland, Brynjulf Owren and Bård Skaflestad, MIC-2006-4-1
Apr 20, 2017:Wilhelm B. Klinger, Ivan R. Bertaska, Karl D. von Ellenrieder and M. R. Dhanak (2017), 10.1109/JOE.2016.2571158
 Link to: Thor I. Fossen and Jan P. Strand, MIC-1999-2-3
Apr 20, 2017:Ahmed Ragab, Mohamed El-koujok, Mouloud Amazouz and Soumaya Yacout (2017), 10.1109/RAM.2017.7889650
 Link to: Truls Larsson and Sigurd Skogestad, MIC-2000-4-2
Apr 20, 2017:Wilhelm B. Klinger, Ivan R. Bertaska, Karl D. von Ellenrieder and M. R. Dhanak (2017), 10.1109/JOE.2016.2571158
 Link to: Roger Skjetne, Øyvind N. Smogeli and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2004-1-1
Apr 19, 2017:A. Buscarino, L. Fortuna, M. Frasca and M.G. Xibilia (2017), 10.1016/j.jfranklin.2017.04.009
 Link to: Kari Unneland, Paul Van Dooren and Olav Egeland, MIC-2007-3-1
Apr 15, 2017:N. Khaled and NG Chalhoub (2011), 10.1177/1077546309346245
 Link to: Thor I. Fossen and Jan P. Strand, MIC-1999-2-3
Apr 12, 2017:Mingsheng Chen, Rodney Eatock Taylor and Yoo Sang Choo (2017), 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.04.007
 Link to: Tristan Perez and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2009-1-1
Apr 10, 2017:Miros aw Tomera (2017), 10.1515/amcs-2017-0005
 Link to: Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2008-4-2
Apr 10, 2017:Anirudh Nandan and Syed Imtiaz (2017), 10.1016/j.isatra.2017.03.013
 Link to: Johannes Møgster, John-Morten Godhavn and Lars Imsland, MIC-2013-3-3
Apr 09, 2017:Yang Qu, Haixiang Xu, Wenzhao Yu, Hui Feng and Xin Han (2017), 10.1007/s11804-017-1410-1
 Link to: Thor I. Fossen and Jan P. Strand, MIC-1999-2-3
Apr 09, 2017:Yang Qu, Haixiang Xu, Wenzhao Yu, Hui Feng and Xin Han (2017), 10.1007/s11804-017-1410-1
 Link to: Roger Skjetne, Øyvind N. Smogeli and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2004-1-1
Apr 09, 2017:Yang Qu, Haixiang Xu, Wenzhao Yu, Hui Feng and Xin Han (2017), 10.1007/s11804-017-1410-1
 Link to: Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2008-4-2
Apr 08, 2017:Richard Adamson, Martin Hobbs, Andy Silcock and Mark J. Willis (2017), 10.1016/j.compchemeng.2017.04.001
 Link to: Morten Hovd, MIC-2007-3-3
Apr 08, 2017:Wladimir Schamai, Nicolas Albarello, Philipp Helle, Lena Buffoni and Peter Fritzson (2017), 10.1002/inst.12143
 Link to: Wladimir Schamai, Lena Buffoni and Peter Fritzson, MIC-2014-2-2
Apr 07, 2017:Mehdi Jokar, Moosa Ayati, Aghil Yousefi-Koma and Hamid Basaeri (2017), 10.1177/1045389X17698589
 Link to: Jon Åge Stakvik, Michael R.P. Ragazzon, Arnfinn A. Eielsen and Jan T. Gravdahl, MIC-2015-3-1
Apr 06, 2017:Anh Minh D. Tran and Young Bok Kim (2016), 10.7839/ksfc.2016.13.4.023
 Link to: Jan P. Strand, Asgeir J. Sørensen and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-1998-2-1
Apr 06, 2017:Zhihuan Hu, Xin Li, Wenhua Zhao and Xiao Wu (2017), 10.1016/j.apor.2017.03.013
 Link to: Tristan Perez and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2008-1-1


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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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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July 2011: MIC passes 1000 ISI Web of Science citations.


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