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Materials Evaluation

Materials Evaluation (ME) is ASNT's flagship journal with news and features covering all aspects of NDT and the NDT industry. The technical content in ME is peer-reviewed by qualified technicians and researchers, ensuring quality details and discussion. The journal’s history and archive reaches back to the earliest formative days of the Society.

Current Issue: October 2023 - Volume 81, Issue 10


The October issue of Materials Evaluation is your preview to ASNT 2023: The Annual Conference! Read on to learn more about the host city, conference program, and the exciting new products on display in the exhibit hall. The issue also includes an overview of the principles of thermal and infrared testing and technical papers on the ultrasonic monitoring of ash content in rubber manufacturing and a study on characterizing the degree of corrosion in 1045 steel using nonlinear ultrasonic coefficients. Also included: adopting a universal file format for NDE data; an update on ASNT India; and more!

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ME Metrics

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monthly circulation

annual DOI resolutions

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Citation Metrics

2.18 (2021)
3-year Impact Factor (SJR) 

1.0 (2022) 
Impact Score
(based on Scopus) 

1.18 (2020)
2-year Impact Factor (SJR)

1.0 (2019)

0.921 (2021)
4-year impact factor (SJR)

34 (2023)
Google h-index

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34 Days
average from submission to first decision

3 Months
average from acceptance to publication

58 Days
average from submission to final decision

acceptance rate

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