We are pleased to report an increased Impact Factor for Entropy for 2012. According to the newly released 2012 Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (Thomson Reuters, 2013), the new Impact Factor for Entropy is 1.347. The 5-Year Impact Factor is 1.322. Entropy now ranks 37/87 (Q2) in the category 'Physics, Multidisciplinary'.
Evolution of the Entropy Impact Factor since 2010:
Evolution of citations to Entropy since 2006:
With the start of 2013, Entropy is instituting an annual award to recognize outstanding papers related to entropy and information studies that meet the high standards of this journal. We are pleased to announce the “Entropy Best Paper Award” for 2013. Nominations were solicited from the Editorial Board members, with all papers published in 2009 eligible for consideration.
1st prize: Bhashyam Balaji
Continuous-Discrete Path Integral Filtering
2nd prize: Arto Annila and Stanley Salthe
Economies Evolve by Energy Dispersal
Optimal Thermodynamics—New Upperbounds
For more details, please refer to the Editorial by Prof. Dr. Kevin H. Knuth, Editor-in-Chief of Entropy