Harmful Algae (HARMFUL ALGAE)

Publisher: Elsevier

Journal description

This new journal will provide a forum to promote knowledge of harmful microalgae, including cyanobacteria, as well as monitoring, management and control of these organisms. Both original research and review papers will be considered. Papers dealing with the following aspects of harmful microalgae and cyanobacteria in marine and fresh waters will be considered: the distribution, life histories and taxonomy of harmful microalgae; the physiology and toxicology of harmful microalgae; harmful microalgal bloom ecology; trophic, socio-economic, public health and aquacultural impacts of harmful microalgal bloom events; occurrence, methods of detection and chemical structure of toxins in harmful microalgae, cyanobacteria, foodwebs and seafood; factors controlling toxin production, biosynthesis and chemical ecology.

Current impact factor: 3.87

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2014 Impact Factor 3.874
2013 Impact Factor 3.339
2012 Impact Factor 2.901
2011 Impact Factor 3.083
2010 Impact Factor 4.28
2009 Impact Factor 2.5
2008 Impact Factor 2.688
2007 Impact Factor 2.397
2006 Impact Factor 2.46
2005 Impact Factor 2.709

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 3.77
Cited half-life 5.40
Immediacy index 0.88
Eigenfactor 0.01
Article influence 0.87
Website Harmful Algae website
Other titles Harmful algae (Online)
ISSN 1568-9883
OCLC 50177604
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details


  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author can archive a post-print version
  • Conditions
    • Authors pre-print on any website, including arXiv and RePEC
    • Author's post-print on author's personal website immediately
    • Author's post-print on open access repository after an embargo period of between 12 months and 48 months
    • Permitted deposit due to Funding Body, Institutional and Governmental policy or mandate, may be required to comply with embargo periods of 12 months to 48 months
    • Author's post-print may be used to update arXiv and RepEC
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Must link to publisher version with DOI
    • Author's post-print must be released with a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
    • Publisher last reviewed on 03/06/2015
  • Classification

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