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Editor in Chief: RAFFAELLO COSSU

The journal is currently indexed in the following databases:

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The Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) was launched in late 2015 by Thomson Reuters as a new database in Web of Science. Since 2017 the index has been produced by Clarivate Analytics.
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ANVUR (Agenzia Nazionale di Valutazione del Sistema Universitario e della Ricerca) is the Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of the University and Research Systems.