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Scopus Research Metrics

Scopus Author Metrics

Author metrics allow users to:

  • Analyze and track an individual author’s citation history
  • Review an author’s total citation and document counts from the author details page
  • Access graphs and charts of document and citation trends

Available author metrics include:

  • h-index and h-graph: Rates a scientist's performance based on his or her career publications, as measured by the lifetime number of citations each article receives. The measurement depends on both quantity (number of publications) and quality (number of citations) of an academic's publications. 
  • Citation overview tracker: An adjustable table that includes the number of times each document has been cited per publication year. 
  • Analyze author output: A collection of in-depth and visual analysis tools designed to provide a better picture of an individual’s publication history and influence