Top Journals for Networks and Communications

Ranking is based on Impact Factor. Vanity press and poor-quality journals are not listed
Rank
Publisher
Journal Details
Impact Factor
1

IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials

ISSN:1553-877X , Quarterly
17.188
4

IEEE Communications Magazine

ISSN:0163-6804 , Monthly
10.435
8

IEEE Wireless Communications

ISSN:1536-1284 , Bimonthly
8.972
12

IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications

ISSN:0733-8716 , Monthly
8.085
16

IEEE Network

ISSN:0890-8044 , Bimonthly
7.230
20

ACM Computing Surveys

ISSN:0360-0300 , Quarterly
6.748
21

IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid

ISSN:1949-3053 , Bimonthly
6.645
35

Journal of Medical Internet Research

ISSN:1438-8871 , Quarterly
5.175
40

IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications

ISSN:1536-1276 , Bimonthly
4.951
58

IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems

ISSN:1045-9219 , Monthly
4.181
61

IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology

ISSN:0018-9545 , Monthly
4.066
62

IEEE Transactions on Communications

ISSN:0090-6778 , Monthly
4.058
64

Communications of the ACM

ISSN:0001-0782 , Monthly
4.027
69

Computer Physics Communications

ISSN:0010-4655 , Monthly
3.936
78

IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting

ISSN:0018-9316 , Quarterly
3.765
81

Journal of Lightwave Technology

ISSN:0733-8724 , Semimonthly
3.671
88

Journal of Network and Computer Applications

ISSN:1084-8045 , Bimonthly
3.500
99

IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking

ISSN:1063-6692 , Bimonthly
3.376
100

Computer Communications

ISSN:0140-3664 , Monthly
3.338
108

Mobile Networks and Applications

ISSN:1383-469X , Bimonthly
3.259
117

Journal of the Franklin Institute

ISSN:0016-0032 , Monthly
3.139
123

Ad Hoc Networks

ISSN:1570-8705 , Bimonthly
3.047
126

IEEE Microwave Magazine

ISSN:1527-3342 , Bimonthly
3.029
135

Internet Research

ISSN:1066-2243 , Bimonthly
2.931
140

IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques

ISSN:0018-9480 , Monthly
2.897
154

Journal of Grid Computing

ISSN:1570-7873 , Quarterly
2.766
177

Journal of Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves

ISSN:1866-6892 , Monthly
2.540
185

Computer Networks

ISSN:1389-1286 , Semimonthly
2.516
186

IEEE Sensors Journal

ISSN:1530-437X , Monthly
2.512
221

ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks

ISSN:1550-4859 , Quarterly
2.322
231

Journal of Optical Communications and Networking

ISSN:1943-0620 , Monthly
2.261
244

Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation

ISSN:1047-3203 , Bimonthly
2.164
260

ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review

ISSN:0146-4833 , Bimonthly
2.008
281

Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing

ISSN:0743-7315 , Monthly
1.930
289

Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing

ISSN:1530-8669 , Semimonthly
1.899
291

IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters

ISSN:1531-1309 , Monthly
1.887
292

IEEE Spectrum

ISSN:0018-9235 , Monthly
1.873
294

Optical Switching and Networking

ISSN:1573-4277 , Quarterly
1.865
324

Optical Fiber Technology

ISSN:1068-5200 , Bimonthly
1.678
326

Distributed Computing

ISSN:0178-2770 , Quarterly
1.674
348

Performance Evaluation

ISSN:0166-5316 , Monthly
1.613
355

Computer Supported Cooperative Work

ISSN:0925-9724 , Bimonthly
1.590
358

Journal of Network and Systems Management

ISSN:1064-7570 , Quarterly
1.588
359

Wireless Networks

ISSN:1022-0038 , Bimonthly
1.584
364

Computers and Electrical Engineering

ISSN:0045-7906 , Bimonthly
1.570
373

Eurasip Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking

ISSN:1687-1499 , Quarterly
1.529
378

IEEE Internet Computing

ISSN:1089-7801 , Bimonthly
1.521
389

ACM Transactions on Internet Technology

ISSN:1533-5399 , Quarterly
1.489
421

Parallel Computing

ISSN:0167-8191 , Monthly
1.362
425

IETE Technical Review

ISSN:0256-4602 , Bimonthly
1.330
439

Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications

ISSN:1936-6442 , Quarterly
1.262
440

Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems

ISSN:1064-1246 , Bimonthly
1.261
444

International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks

ISSN:1550-1329 , Quarterly
1.239
452

Networks

ISSN:0028-3045 , Bimonthly
1.213
453

Photonic Network Communications

ISSN:1387-974X , Bimonthly
1.210
460

Distributed and Parallel Databases

ISSN:0926-8782 , Quarterly
1.179
465

IET Optoelectronics

ISSN:1751-8768 , Bimonthly
1.165
466

Microelectronics Journal

ISSN:0026-2692 , Monthly
1.163
473

Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience

ISSN:1532-0626 , Semimonthly
1.133
475

International Journal of Network Management

ISSN:1055-7148 , Bimonthly
1.118
477

ETRI Journal

ISSN:1225-6463 , Bimonthly
1.116
480

International Journal of Web and Grid Services

ISSN:1741-1106 , Quarterly
1.105
489

Security and Communication Networks

ISSN:1939-0114 , Monthly
1.067
490

International Journal of Communication Systems

ISSN:1074-5351 , Monthly
1.066
493

IET Communications

ISSN:1751-8628 , Semimonthly
1.061
494

Queueing Systems

ISSN:0257-0130 , Monthly
1.060
503

Ad-Hoc and Sensor Wireless Networks

ISSN:1551-9899 , Bimonthly
1.034
539

Cryptography and Communications

ISSN:1936-2447 , Quarterly
0.884
547

Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications

ISSN:0920-5071 , Monthly
0.850
558

Advances in Mathematics of Communications

ISSN:1930-5346 , Quarterly
0.800
592

Simulation

ISSN:0037-5497 , Monthly
0.713
594

International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing

ISSN:1743-8225 , Bimonthly
0.705
624

Problems of Information Transmission

ISSN:0032-9460 , Quarterly
0.581
634

Electromagnetics

ISSN:0272-6343 , Bimonthly
0.516
650

Journal of Communications Technology and Electronics

ISSN:1064-2269 , Monthly
0.446