Greetings from Prof. Yi-Xiang Wang and Editorial Office of QIMS！
We are pleased to share the 2016 Annual Report of QIMS here. In 2016, QIMS developed smoothly and made some progress under the join-efforts of experts worldwide. The total citation number in WOS has significantly increased from 755 in Jan to 1349 in Dec. QIMS was also accepted for coverage in ESCI and Scopus in 2016. More information is shown in the Annual Report.
We express our sincere thanks to all the editorial board members, guest editors, reviewers, authors and readers for all your support and contributions to QIMS. We wish you a happy, healthy and prosperous 2017!