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Aims and scope

Aims and scope

Advances in Bridge Engineering (ABE) is an open access journal sponsored by Southwest Jiaotong University in China. It aims to form an international platform for the academic and technical communication on the timely progress in bridge engineering. It is also a significant place to share the latest achievements in bridge engineering between China and the world. Topics include but not are limited to:

  • Innovation in the structural styles of bridges
  • Innovation and application of new materials
  • Loads determination and effects evaluation
  • Static and dynamic behavior for complex bridges
  • Resistance of wind, seismic or other disasters
  • Dynamic effects and running safety of the traffic on bridges
  • Health monitoring and damage identification
  • State assessment, reinforcement, and maintenance
  • Artificial intelligence and big data
  • Construction technology innovation
  • Bridges for new types of transportation
  • Interdisciplinary innovation and application

Advances in Bridge Engineering is affiliated with Southwest Jiaotong University.

Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    4.9 - 2-year Impact Factor
    4.8 - 5-year Impact Factor

    2022 Speed
    27 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    57 days submission to accept (Median)

    2022 Usage 
    57,781 downloads 

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  • Scopus
  • DOAJ
  • Google Scholar
  • Transport Research International Documentation(TRID)
  • TD Net Discovery Service
  • ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  • ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  • OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • Dimensions
  • CNPIEC
  • CNKI
  • CLOCKSS
  • Portico
  • Wanfang