Helvetica Chimica Acta (HELV CHIM ACTA)

Publisher: Schweizerische Chemische Gesellschaft; Neue Schweizerische Chemische Gesellschaft, Wiley

Journal description

Founded by the Swiss Chemical Society Helvetica Chimica Acta is now in its 82nd year of publication and has one of the highest Impact Factors amongst chemistry journals. The papers published in this renowned journal cover all areas of chemistry (including medicinal and biological chemistry). All contributions which include some written by Nobel prize winners are refereed by outstanding professionals from around the world. A publication time average of two and a half months is the fastest worldwide. Kurztext Gegründet von der Schweizerischen Chemischen Gesellschaft im Jahre 1917 publiziert Helvetica Chimica Acta seit 78 Jahren ausschließlich Primärliteratur der Chemie. In dieser weltweit anerkannten Zeitschrift erscheinen hochqualifizierte Beiträge die von international renommierten Wissenschaftlern begutachtet werden. Unter den Autoren befinden sich u.a. mehrere Nobel-Preisträger. Die Publikationszeit ist mit ca. 2 5 Monaten weltweit eine kürzesten.

Current impact factor: 1.14

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2014 Impact Factor 1.138
2013 Impact Factor 1.394
2012 Impact Factor 1.383
2011 Impact Factor 1.478
2010 Impact Factor 1.284
2009 Impact Factor 1.435
2008 Impact Factor 1.396
2007 Impact Factor 1.515
2006 Impact Factor 1.55
2005 Impact Factor 1.65
2004 Impact Factor 1.833
2003 Impact Factor 1.861
2002 Impact Factor 1.949
2001 Impact Factor 2.027
2000 Impact Factor 2.209
1999 Impact Factor 2.483
1998 Impact Factor 2.463
1997 Impact Factor 2.683
1996 Impact Factor 2.369
1995 Impact Factor 2
1994 Impact Factor 2.058
1993 Impact Factor 1.995
1992 Impact Factor 1.873

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 1.15
Cited half-life >10.0
Immediacy index 0.21
Eigenfactor 0.01
Article influence 0.27
Website Helvetica Chimica Acta website
Other titles Helvetica chimica acta
ISSN 0018-019X
OCLC 1751975
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details


  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 12 months embargo for scientific, technical and medicine titles
    • 2 years embargo for humanities and social science titles
  • Conditions
    • Some journals have separate policies, please check with each journal directly
    • On author's personal website, institutional repositories, arXiv, AgEcon, PhilPapers, PubMed Central, RePEc or Social Science Research Network
    • Author's pre-print may not be updated with Publisher's Version/PDF
    • Author's pre-print must acknowledge acceptance for publication
    • On a non-profit server
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Publisher source must be acknowledged with citation
    • Must link to publisher version with set statement (see policy)
    • If OnlineOpen is available, BBSRC, EPSRC, MRC, NERC and STFC authors, may self-archive after 12 months
    • If OnlineOpen is not available, BBSRC, EPSRC, MRC, NERC and STFC authors, may self-archive after 6 months
    • If OnlineOpen is available, AHRC and ESRC authors, may self-archive after 24 months
    • If OnlineOpen is not available, AHRC and ESRC authors, may self-archive after 12 months
    • Reviewed 18/03/14
    • Please see former John Wiley & Sons and Blackwell Publishing policies for articles published prior to February 2007
  • Classification
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Publications in this journal