Authors:Julie Callaert, Joris Grouwels, and Bart Van Looy
consider EPO (applications and grants) and USPTO (grants) patent documents with application years between 2000 and 2009, and with applicant countries in EU15, Switzerland, US, Canada, Japan and Korea. Indicators are broken down by patent system (EPO vs
Authors:Antonio Fernández-Cano, Manuel Torralbo, and Mónica Vallejo
number of theses and doctors. A similar finding is reported by Leydesdorff and Zhou ( 2005 ), who noted that data on doctoral degrees awarded in China and Korea were now displaying non-exponential growth.
After a certain point, moreover, the
Authors:Xia Gao, Jiancheng Guan, and Ronald Rousseau
, ES Spain, FI Finland, FR France, GB United Kingdom, HK Hong Kong, IL Israel, IN India, IT Italy, JM Jamaica, JP Japan, KR South Korea, MY Malaysia, NL Netherlands, PH Philippines, PL Poland, RU Russia, SE Sweden, SG
Authors:Jian Wang, Kaspars Berzins, Diana Hicks, Julia Melkers, Fang Xiao, and Diogo Pinheiro
for countries where some last names are extremely common, for example, China, Japan, and Korea (Moed 2005 ; Tang and Walsh 2010 ). The homonymous name problem challenges not only the validity of individual evaluation, but also the accuracy of the
Authors:Xingjian Liu, F. Benjamin Zhan, Song Hong, Beibei Niu, and Yaolin Liu
), Arabic (1), Hungarian (1), Welsh (1), Korean (1), and Lithuanian (1).
Research output descriptors suggested a solid development in earthquake research, in terms of both increasing scientific