Greek scientific publications in international journals
EKT produces a wide range of bibliometric indicators regarding the performance of the Greek scientific publications in international journals
Greek scientific publications in international scientific journals
citations in the 5-year period 2012-2016
the average number of citations per publication, above EU and OECD average
The impact of the Greek publications across fields of science
For the period 2012-2016, Greek publications surpassed or approached the world average across all scientific fields, displaying citation scores from 1.24 to 0.86. The fields of “Natural Sciences”, “Medical & Health Sciences”, “Engineering & Technology” and “Agricultural Sciences” exceed world average (1.24, 1.23, 1.13 and 1.01, respectively). These are followed by “Social Sciences” (0.94) and “Humanities” (0.86).
The figure presents the “field-normalised citation score” of Greek publications for the 5-year period 2012-2016 in the six major fields of science. The field-normalised citation score or “citation score” was calculated using software developed by EKT. A value greater than 1 indicates that the impact of Greek publications is higher than the world average.