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Journal of Applied Remote Sensing

Ni-Bin Chang, University of Central Florida

Read the press release about Prof. Chang's appointment as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Applied Remote Sensing.

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The Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS) covers the concepts, information, and progress of the remote sensing community. View full journal scope

JARS Intro Video Introduction to the Journal of Applied Remote Sensing from the Editor-in-Chief, Ni-Bin Chang.

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E-ISSN: 1931-3195
Publisher: SPIE
Frequency: Annual (1 volume/year); articles published continuously throughout the year.
Format: Online only
Impact Factor: 0.892*
5-Year Impact Factor: 1.025* 
Subject Category Rankings: 22nd out of 27 journals in Remote Sensing; 15th out of 23 journals in Imaging Science & Photographic Technology; 172nd out of 215 journals in Environmental Sciences*
h5-index: 19

* 2014 Release of Journal Citation Reports with "Source: 2013 Web of Science data." Journal Citation Reports is a registered trademark of Thomson Reuters. All rights reserved.
h5-index is the h-index for articles published in the last 5 complete years. It is the largest number h such that h articles published in 2009-2013 have at least h citations each (from Google Scholar)

Abstracting and Indexing

  • Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Current Contents - Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences
  • Current Contents - Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences
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  • Ei Compendex
  • Astrophysics Data System

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P.O. Box 10
Bellingham, WA 98227-0010 USA
tel: +1 360 676 3290
fax: +1 360 647 1445



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