Citations

Citation Laureates 2020: The giants of research

Clarivate analysts draw on Web of Science publication and citation data to reveal annual list of Citation Laureates – extremely influential researchers deemed to be ‘of Nobel class’ In early October each year, the Nobel Assembly confers science’s highest honors with the Nobel Prizes. As done since 2002, Clarivate analysts again draw on Web of […]

Three tips to save hundreds of hours writing research papers

This blog about writing research papers is part of our Research Smarter series. This series is dedicated to helping you get familiar with your research field. Register for our May 20 webinar, ‘Tips to save hundreds of hours writing research papers’ and read the related blog posts in our series. A well-referenced manuscript is central […]

Spotlight: Highly Cited Researcher Somchai Wongwises

Ranking in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in Web of Science™, Highly Cited Researchers™ are leading the way in solving the world’s biggest challenges. But what makes them tick? Clarivate Analytics puts the spotlight on research in engineering with Professor Somchai Wongwises, Department of Mechanical Engineering, King Mongkut’s University of […]

New Global Research Report from the Institute for Scientific Information examines impact of multi-authorship on citations

National agencies and academic institutions must be wary of potentially erratic citation patterns from hyper-authored papers that can distort research management analysis London, UK, and Philadelphia, US, December 4, 2019: A new report released today by the Institute for Scientific Information™ at Clarivate Analytics identifies a growing number of research articles in the Web of […]

Spotlight: Highly Cited Researcher Edward Holmes

Ranking in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in Web of Science™, Highly Cited Researchers™ are leading the way in solving the world’s biggest challenges. But what makes them tick? In celebration of the Highly Cited Researchers 2019, and as part of our series getting to know researchers across the world, […]

Spotlight: Highly Cited Researcher Jane Elith

Ranking in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in Web of Science, Highly Cited Researchers are leading the way in solving the world’s biggest challenges. But what makes them tick? As we prepare to announce the list of Highly Cited Researchers 2019, and as part of our series getting to know […]

The importance of the cited-reference list

 As an early-career researcher, you’re likely adjusting to a variety of challenges as you make your way. Writing and publishing a research paper is one of them. One part of the writing process might not seem important, but it can have a major impact, not only on your prospects for getting published but, ultimately, on […]

Web of Science to provide citation data for major UK research assessment

Project Leader Simon Thomson on supporting REF 2021 Clarivate and its Institute for Scientific Information (ISI), after winning a contract in late 2018 from the UK’s four higher education funding bodies, will provide citation data for the UK Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021. This large-scale national evaluation, previously undertaken in 2014 and succeeding the Research […]

Highly Cited Researchers 2018: Identifying top talent in the sciences and social sciences

A new Cross-Field category recognizes those with outsized influence across several fields. Since 2014, Clarivate Analytics has presented Highly Cited Researchers – a list of elite scientists and social scientists selected for their exceptional research performance, as demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field […]

Rising Stars from Essential Science Indicators

Essential Science Indicators from Clarivate Analytics provides citation rankings of scientists, institutions, countries, and journals broken out by broad fields of science. A citation threshold is applied to each field ranking; scientists and institutions are selected if they are in the top 1% by total citations in a given field, and countries and journals must […]