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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 604 
 Number of Unique Authors 701 
 Number of Unique Research Institutions 177 
 Number of Authors with More than 1 Article 190 
 Number of Authors with More than 2 Articles 105 
 Total Number of References 10989 
 Average Number of References per Volume 274.73 
 Average Number of References per Article 18.19 
 Total Number of DOI Forward Links 3159 
 Average Number of DOI Forward Links per Article 5.23 
 Article views since Jan 21, 2019 23278 
                  Number of DOI links:


                  3159

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 4.78 1. Truls Larsson 2000-2000 123.00 1
 2. Olav Egeland 1984-2018      34 Arrow Up2.62 2. Eldar Mathisen 1980-1980 116.00 1
 3. Thor I. Fossen 1988-2018      32 Arrow Up15.53 3. Nils A. Jenssen 1980-1983 61.00 2
 4. David Di Ruscio 1989-2018      28 Arrow Up2.57 4. Vegard E. Hovstein 2008-2008 60.00 1
 5. Bjarne A. Foss 1983-2007  27 3.81 5. Lotfi A. Zadeh 1994-1994 46.00 1
 6. Bernt Lie 1987-2017  22 2.64 6. Kristian Svartveit 2004-2004 44.00 1
 7. Michael R. Hansen 2010-2018      15 Arrow Up4.53 7. Robert Sørhagen 2004-2004 44.00 1
 8. Sigurd Skogestad 1986-2009  15 18.73 8. Are Willumsen 2004-2004 44.00 1
 9. Rolf Henriksen 1980-2000  14 1.64 9. Jan P. Strand 1998-1999 31.00 2
 10. Geir Hovland 1999-2019      14 Arrow Up2.57 10. Øyvind N. Smogeli 2004-2007 29.25 4
 11. Tor A. Johansen 1992-2016  14 4.64 11. Karstein Sørli 1981-1981 29.00 1
 12. Morten Hovd 1991-2018      12 Arrow Up2.42 12. Tristan Perez 2006-2009 28.57 7
 13. Jan T. Gravdahl 1998-2017  11 4.64 13. Zygmunt Kowalik 1981-1981 28.00 2
 14. Lars Imsland 2001-2017  10 2.40 14. Harald Loeng 1990-1990 28.00 1
 15. Kåre M. Mjelde 1982-1986  9 1.44 15. Svein-Erik Måsøy 2006-2006 26.00 1
 16. Roger Skjetne 2004-2014  9 9.44 16. Trond Varslot 2006-2006 26.00 1
 17. Pål J. From 2008-2018      9 Arrow Up1.44 17. Bjørn Lillekjendlie 1994-1994 24.00 2
 18. Hamid Reza Karimi 2009-2017  9 12.11 18. Steinar Sælid 1980-1987 24.00 7
 19. Rolf Ergon 1998-2009  8 0.75 19. Nils Christophersen 1994-1994 23.50 2
 20. Finn Haugen 2009-2013  8 3.25 20. Marcelo de Almeida 2007-2007 23.00 1
 21. Kristin Y. Pettersen 1997-2008  8 8.75 21. Christian Holden 2007-2007 23.00 1
 22. Christer Dalen 2015-2018      7 Arrow Up0.29 22. Torgny Brogårdh 2009-2009 22.00 1
 23. Roshan Sharma 2012-2018      7 Arrow Up0.86 23. Santos Neves 2007-2007 22.00 1
 24. Dag Slagstad 1981-2005  7 5.57 24. Takouhi Ozanian 1995-1995 22.00 1
 25. Torben Ole Andersen 2015-2018      7 Arrow Up0.29 25. Claudio Rodríguez 2007-2007 22.00 1
 26. Steinar Sælid 1980-1987  7 24.00 26. Dimitris Kugiumtzis 1994-1994 21.00 2
 27. Tristan Perez 2006-2009  7 28.57 27. Alejandro Donaire 2009-2009 19.00 1
 28. Terje Sira 1981-1995  6 0.33 28. Rudolf E. Kalman 1994-1994 19.00 1
 29. Dag Ljungquist 1989-1998  6 2.33 29. Dale E. Seborg 1994-1994 19.00 1
 30. Svein I. Sagatun 1991-2005  6 2.83 30. Sigurd Skogestad 1986-2009 18.73 15

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  60.00 
 2. SINTEF   64 Arrow Up  2. Kongsberg Våpenfabrikk AS  58.00 
 3. Telemark University College   55       3. University of California at Berkeley  46.00 
 4. NTNU   43 Arrow Up  4. University of Twente, Netherlands  35.00 
 5. University of Agder   39 Arrow Up  5. University of Newcastle (Australia)  32.00 
 6. Institute for Energy Technology (IFE)   22       6. University of Alaska  30.00 
 7. Aalborg University   18 Arrow Up  7. Institute of Meteorology and Water Managem  29.00 
 8. NTNU, Department of Chemical Engineering   17       8. University Studies at Kjeller (UNIK)  28.00 
 9. ABB   16       9. NTNU, Centre for Ships and Ocean Structure  23.87 
 10. NTNU, Centre for Ships and Ocean Structure   15       10. University of Hull, UK  22.00 
 11. Norsk Hydro   14       11. University of Glamorgan  20.00 
 12. Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (   14       12. Victoria University  20.00 
 13. Statoil   13       13. NTNU, Department of Chemical Engineering  19.00 
 14. Christian Michelsen Research   12       14. University of California, Santa Barbara  19.00 
 15. Det Norske Veritas (DNV)   11       15. Tiedemans Lobster Project  18.00 
 16. University of South-Eastern Norway   10 Arrow Up  16. Aqua Unique AS  18.00 
 17. NTNU, Department of Marine Technology   9       17. Oy Partek, Finland  17.00 
 18. Narvik University College   8       18. Kongsberg Maritime  15.40 
 19. Linköping University   7 Arrow Up  19. ABB  14.69 
 20. University of Newcastle (Australia)   6       20. University of Southern Denmark  13.00 
 21. Northeast University of Technology (Shenya   6       21. Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya  13.00 
 22. University of Stavanger   6 Arrow Up  22. Xihua University  12.50 
 23. Norwegian University of Life Sciences   5 Arrow Up  23. OCEANOR  12.00 
 24. Telemark Technological R&D Centre (Tel-Tek   5       24. Tokyo University of Mercantile Marine  12.00 
 25. Kongsberg Maritime   5       25. University of Nuevo Leon  12.00 
 26. University of Oslo   5       26. NTNU, Centre for Autonomous Marine Operati  12.00 
 27. International Research Institute of Stavan   5 Arrow Up  27. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zur  11.00 
 28. Elkem   5       28. Ariake National College of Technology (Jap  11.00 
 29. University of Bergen   4       29. University of Oslo  10.80 
 30. Technical University of Denmark   4       30. Simula Research Laboratory  10.00 
        

References per year     DOI forward links per year

THE TOP 20 VIEWED ARTICLES SINCE Jan 21, 2019:
The arrows show increasing or decreasing number of views compared to the period Jan 16 to Feb 15.

Arrow Down [1.] 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” (176 vs. 188 views).
Arrow Up [2.] Reggie Davidrajuh, Damian Krenczyk and Bozena Skolud, (2019), “Finding Clusters in Petri Nets. An approach based on GPenSIM” (156 vs. 134 views).
Arrow Down [3.] Christer Dalen and David Di Ruscio, (2018), “A Novel Process-Reaction Curve Method for Tuning PID Controllers” (152 vs. 157 views).
Arrow Down [4.] Søren Ketelsen, Lasse Schmidt, Viktor Hristov Donkov and Torben Ole Andersen, (2018), “Energy Saving Potential in Knuckle Boom Cranes using a Novel Pump Controlled Cylinder Drive” (147 vs. 155 views).
Arrow Up [5.] Geir Ole Tysse and Olav Egeland, (2018), “Dynamic Interaction of a Heavy Crane and a Ship in Wave Motion” (135 vs. 129 views).
Arrow Down [6.] Torgny Brogårdh, (2009), “Robot Control Overview: An Industrial Perspective” (133 vs. 144 views).
Arrow Up [7.] Jan Fredrik Røsjordet and Geir Hovland, (2019), “Methods for Experimentally Determining Stiffness of a Multi-Axis Machining Centre” (131 vs. 108 views).
Arrow Up [8.] Lars Grimstad and Pål J. From, (2018), “Software Components of the Thorvald II Modular Robot” (130 vs. 125 views).
Arrow Down [9.] Niels Henrik Pedersen, Sören Christian Jensen, R.H. Hansen, Anders Hedegaard Hansen and Torben Ole Andersen, (2018), “Control of an Energy Efficient Hydraulic Cylinder Drive with Multiple Pressure Lines” (128 vs. 133 views).
Arrow Up [10.] Sigurd Skogestad, (2004), “Simple analytic rules for model reduction and PID controller tuning” (128 vs. 120 views).
Arrow Down [11.] Geir Hovland and Jan Kucera, (2017), “Nonlinear Feedback Control and Stability Analysis of a Proof-of-Work Blockchain” (128 vs. 131 views).
Arrow Down [12.] Morten Breivik and Gunnar Sand, (2009), “Jens Glad Balchen: A Norwegian Pioneer in Engineering Cybernetics” (125 vs. 128 views).
Arrow Down [13.] Asanthi Jinasena, Ali Ghaderi and Roshan Sharma, (2018), “Modeling and Analysis of Fluid Flow through A Non-Prismatic Open Channel with Application to Drilling” (123 vs. 131 views).
Arrow Down [14.] Sondre Sanden Tørdal, Jan Thomas Olsen and Geir Hovland, (2018), “The Norwegian Motion-Laboratory” (122 vs. 124 views).
Arrow Down [15.] Jan Kucera and Geir Hovland, (2018), “Tail Removal Block Validation: Implementation and Analysis” (118 vs. 122 views).
Arrow Down [16.] Sigurd Skogestad, (1997), “Dynamics and Control of Distillation Columns - A Critical Survey” (112 vs. 113 views).
Arrow Flat [17.] Lothar Wöll, Georg Jacobs and Achim Kramer, (2018), “Lifetime Calculation of Irregularly Oscillating Bearings in Offshore Winches” (110 vs. 110 views).
Arrow Up [18.] Roger Skjetne, Lars Imsland and Sveinung Løset, (2014), “The Arctic DP Research Project: Effective Stationkeeping in Ice” (110 vs. 107 views).
Arrow Up [19.] Hamid Reza Karimi, (2009), “Robust H-Infinity Filter Design for Uncertain Linear Systems Over Network with Network-Induced Delays and Output Quantization” (104 vs. 79 views).
Arrow Down [20.] Dag Fritzson, (2018), “Transient conformal TEHL algorithms for multibody simulation” (103 vs. 104 views).


THE TOP 20 CITED ARTICLES:
[1.] Truls Larsson and Sigurd Skogestad, (2000), “Plantwide control - A review and a new design procedure”, (123 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”, (116 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”, (63 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”, (62 DOI citations).
[5.] Sigurd Skogestad, (1997), “Dynamics and Control of Distillation Columns - A Critical Survey”, (62 DOI citations).
[6.] Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, (2008), “Straight-Line Target Tracking for Unmanned Surface Vehicles”, (60 DOI citations).
[7.] Sigurd Skogestad, (2004), “Simple analytic rules for model reduction and PID controller tuning”, (59 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”, (57 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”, (53 DOI citations).
[10.] Tor A. Johansen and Bjarne A. Foss, (1992), “A NARMAX model representation for adaptive control based on local models”, (53 DOI citations).
[11.] Lotfi A. Zadeh, (1994), “The role of fuzzy logic in modeling, identification and control”, (46 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”, (44 DOI citations).
[13.] Thor I. Fossen and Jan P. Strand, (1999), “Tutorial on nonlinear backstepping: Applications to ship control”, (38 DOI citations).
[14.] Bjørn H. Hjertager, (1984), “Computer Simulation of Turbulent Reactive Gas Dynamics”, (37 DOI citations).
[15.] David Di Ruscio, (1996), “Combined Deterministic and Stochastic System Identification and Realization: DSR - A Subspace Approach Based on Observations”, (37 DOI citations).
[16.] Kristin Y. Pettersen and Henk Nijmeijer, (1999), “Global Practical Stabilization and Tracking for an Underactuated Ship - A Combined Averaging and Backstepping Approach”, (35 DOI citations).
[17.] Thor I. Fossen and Øyvind N. Smogeli, (2004), “Nonlinear Time-Domain Strip Theory Formulation for Low-Speed Manoeuvering and Station-Keeping”, (33 DOI citations).
[18.] Tristan Perez and Thor I. Fossen, (2007), “Kinematic Models for Manoeuvring and Seakeeping of Marine Vessels”, (30 DOI citations).
[19.] Zygmunt Kowalik, (1981), “A Study of the M-2 Tide in the Ice-Covered Arctic Ocean”, (30 DOI citations).
[20.] Hans Berntsen, Zygmunt Kowalik, Steinar Sælid and Karstein Sørli, (1981), “Efficient numerical simulation of ocean hydrodynamics by a splitting procedure”, (29 DOI citations).


20 LATEST INCOMING EXTERNAL DOI LINKS TO MIC ARTICLES:
Feb 20, 2019:Zhe Sun, Da Hui, Ning Liu and Gui-Yong Zhang (2019), 10.1007/978-981-10-6963-5_35-1
 Link to: Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2008-4-2
Feb 19, 2019:Charles Tapiero (2006), 10.1007/978-1-84628-288-1_47
 Link to: Rudolf E. Kalman, MIC-1994-3-3
Feb 17, 2019: (2005), 10.1007/3-540-26970-3_11
 Link to: Zygmunt Kowalik, MIC-1981-4-2
Feb 17, 2019:Myovela Hawa, Manoni Mshandete Anthony and Imathiu Samuel (2019), 10.5897/AJB2018.16652
 Link to: Deshai Botheju, Bernt Lie and Rune Bakke, MIC-2009-4-1
Feb 16, 2019:Arkadiusz Jakubowski and Arkadiusz Kubacki (2020), 10.1007/978-3-030-13273-6_10
 Link to: Magnus B. Kjelland and Michael R. Hansen, MIC-2015-1-1
Feb 15, 2019:A.W. Hermansson and S. Syafiie (2019), 10.1016/j.isatra.2019.01.037
 Link to: Sigurd Skogestad and Audun Faanes, MIC-2003-4-4
Feb 15, 2019:Hyondong Oh, Seungkeun Kim, Antonios Tsourdos and Al Savvaris (2019), 10.1007/s00773-019-00628-1
 Link to: Tristan Perez, Øyvind N. Smogeli, Thor I. Fossen and Asgeir J. Sørensen, MIC-2006-4-4
Feb 15, 2019:Yingguang Chu, Birger Skogeng Pedersen and Houxiang Zhang (2019), 10.1080/17445302.2019.1577597
 Link to: Lothar Wöll, Achim Feldermann and Georg Jacobs, MIC-2017-2-1
Feb 12, 2019:Oded Maimon and Lior Rokach (2005), 10.1007/0-387-25465-X_46
 Link to: Tor A. Johansen and Bjarne A. Foss, MIC-1992-1-3
Feb 11, 2019:Delin Qu, Dengwen Sun, Masaaki Muraki and Toyohiko Hayakawa (1992), 10.1252/jcej.25.28
 Link to: Truls Gundersen and Terje Hertzberg, MIC-1983-3-2
Feb 11, 2019:Delin Qu, Dengwen Sun, Masaaki Muraki and Toyohiko Hayakawa (1992), 10.1252/jcej.25.527
 Link to: Truls Gundersen and Terje Hertzberg, MIC-1983-3-2
Feb 10, 2019:Sang-Ki Jeong, Hyeung-Sik Choi, Jin-Il Kang, Ji-Youn Oh, Seo-Kang Kim and Thieu Quang Minh Nhat (2019), 10.3233/JIFS-169881
 Link to: Tristan Perez and Alejandro Donaire, MIC-2009-2-2
Feb 07, 2019:Gonzalo Pajares, Jesûs Manuel de la Cruz and José A. López (1998), 10.1007/BFb0033330
 Link to: Takouhi Ozanian, MIC-1995-2-1
Feb 07, 2019:Joacim Dybedal, Atle Aalerud and Geir Hovland (2019), 10.3390/s19030636
 Link to: Knut B. Kaldestad, Geir Hovland and David A. Anisi, MIC-2012-4-1
Feb 05, 2019:O. L. R. Jacobs (1991), 10.1007/BFb0003823
 Link to: Simona Muratori, Sergio Rinaldi and Bruno Trinchera, MIC-1989-3-1
Feb 04, 2019:Laura J. Nixon, Amy Tabb, William R. Morrison, Kevin B. Rice, Eckehard G. Brockerhoff, Tracy C. Leskey, Chikako van Koten, Stephen Goldson and Michael Rostás (2019), 10.1007/s10340-019-01084-x
 Link to: Tristan Perez and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2007-1-3
Feb 03, 2019:Nan Gu, Dan Wang, Zhouhua Peng and Lu Liu (2019), 10.1016/j.isatra.2018.12.051
 Link to: Morten Breivik, Vegard E. Hovstein and Thor I. Fossen, MIC-2008-4-2
Feb 02, 2019:Francesco Lisi and Vigilio Villi (2001), 10.1111/j.1752-1688.2001.tb00967.x
 Link to: Dimitris Kugiumtzis, Bjørn Lillekjendlie and Nils Christophersen, MIC-1994-4-1
Feb 02, 2019:Hao Chen, Xiaoli Wang and Xiaolin Li (2019), 10.1016/j.amc.2019.01.041
 Link to: Gunnar A. Staff, Kent-Andre Mardal and Trygve K. Nilssen, MIC-2006-2-3
Feb 02, 2019:Keum-Shik Hong and Umer Hameed Shah (2019), 10.1007/978-981-13-5770-1_1
 Link to: Morten K. Bak and Michael R. Hansen, MIC-2013-4-1


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.

News

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


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


Dec 2009: A MIC group is created at LinkedIn and Twitter.


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