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D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Engineering and Technology D-index 32 Citations 8,853 94 World Ranking 4585 National Ranking 90
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 32 Citations 8,046 109 World Ranking 3819 National Ranking 155

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social science
  • Management
  • Statistics

Ismael Rafols mostly deals with Citation, Discipline, Bibliometrics, Data science and Citation analysis. His Citation research includes themes of Ranking, Scientometrics and Subject. Ismael Rafols works mostly in the field of Discipline, limiting it down to topics relating to Diversity and, in certain cases, Social science and Regional science, as a part of the same area of interest.

His Bibliometrics study incorporates themes from Journal ranking, Marketing and Set. His research integrates issues of Futures studies, Technological distance and Library science in his study of Data science. His study looks at the relationship between Citation analysis and topics such as Science policy, which overlap with Scientific communication, Indexer, Social research and Citation impact.

His most cited work include:

  • Bibliometrics: The Leiden Manifesto for research metrics (781 citations)
  • Is science becoming more interdisciplinary? Measuring and mapping six research fields over time (471 citations)
  • Approaches to understanding and measuring interdisciplinary scientific research (IDR): A review of the literature (425 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Data science, Citation, Public relations, Corporate governance and Knowledge management. Ismael Rafols combines subjects such as Management science, Futures studies, Societal impact of nanotechnology, Face and Scientometrics with his study of Data science. As a part of the same scientific family, Ismael Rafols mostly works in the field of Citation, focusing on Discipline and, on occasion, Bibliometrics.

As a member of one scientific family, Ismael Rafols mostly works in the field of Public relations, focusing on Science policy and, on occasion, Perspective. The study incorporates disciplines such as Emerging technologies, Procurement, Strategic intelligence, Variety and Flexibility in addition to Corporate governance. As a part of the same scientific study, Ismael Rafols usually deals with the Variety, concentrating on Diversity and frequently concerns with Coherence and Knowledge integration.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Data science (29.90%)
  • Citation (25.77%)
  • Public relations (31.62%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Public relations (31.62%)
  • Research evaluation (15.81%)
  • Science policy (24.40%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His main research concerns Public relations, Research evaluation, Science policy, Scientometrics and Data science. The Public relations study combines topics in areas such as Corporate governance and Value. His Scientometrics research incorporates elements of Science Citation Index and Social Sciences Citation Index.

His Data science research incorporates themes from Bibliometrics, Face and Citation. Ismael Rafols usually deals with Citation and limits it to topics linked to Societal impact of nanotechnology and Social engagement, Open science, Social media and Management science. His Discipline study combines topics in areas such as Property and Risk analysis.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Five ways to ensure that models serve society: a manifesto. (59 citations)
  • Strategic intelligence on emerging technologies: Scientometric overlay mapping (39 citations)
  • Strategic intelligence on emerging technologies: Scientometric overlay mapping (39 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social science
  • Statistics
  • Management

Ismael Rafols mainly focuses on Public relations, Public economics, Data science, Corporate governance and Visualization. The various areas that he examines in his Public relations study include Topic model and Science policy. Ismael Rafols has included themes like Bibliometrics and Citation in his Data science study.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Management science and Altmetrics. His Corporate governance research includes themes of Public policy and Knowledge management. His work in Visualization addresses subjects such as Science Citation Index, which are connected to disciplines such as Scientometrics.

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Best Publications

Bibliometrics: The Leiden Manifesto for research metrics

Diana Hicks;Paul Wouters;Ludo Waltman;Sarah de Rijcke.
Nature (2015)

1547 Citations

Is science becoming more interdisciplinary? Measuring and mapping six research fields over time

Alan L. Porter;Ismael Rafols.
Scientometrics (2009)

743 Citations

A global map of science based on the ISI subject categories

Loet Leydesdorff;Ismael Rafols.
Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (2009)

666 Citations

Approaches to understanding and measuring interdisciplinary scientific research (IDR): A review of the literature

Caroline S. Wagner;J. David Roessner;Kamau Bobb;Julie Thompson Klein.
Journal of Informetrics (2011)

650 Citations

Diversity and network coherence as indicators of interdisciplinarity: case studies in bionanoscience

Ismael Rafols;Martin S. Meyer;Martin S. Meyer;Martin S. Meyer.
Scientometrics (2010)

647 Citations

How journal rankings can suppress interdisciplinary research: A comparison between Innovation Studies and Business & Management

Ismael Rafols;Ismael Rafols;Loet Leydesdorff;Alice O'Hare;Paul Nightingale.
Research Policy (2012)

510 Citations

Science overlay maps: A new tool for research policy and library management

Ismael Rafols;Alan L. Porter;Loet Leydesdorff.
Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (2010)

483 Citations

Global maps of science based on the new Web-of-Science categories

Loet Leydesdorff;Stephen Carley;Ismael Rafols.
Scientometrics (2013)

265 Citations

Indicators of the interdisciplinarity of journals: Diversity, centrality, and citations

Loet Leydesdorff;Ismael Rafols.
Journal of Informetrics (2011)

261 Citations

Distributions of avalanches in martensitic transformations.

Eduard Vives;Jordi Ortín;Lluís Mañosa;Ismael Ràfols.
Physical Review Letters (1994)

259 Citations

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