Scientometrics

, Volume 84, Issue 3, pp 639–648

Combination of EigenfactorTM and h-index to evaluate scientific journals

Article

DOI: 10.1007/s11192-009-0116-9

Cite this article as:
Yin, C., Aris, M.J. & Chen, X. Scientometrics (2010) 84: 639. doi:10.1007/s11192-009-0116-9

Abstract

The h-index and EigenfactorTM values of top and specialized scientific/engineering journals are tabulated and combined to provide a simple graphical representation of the journals. The information may be tailored to specific uses by respective stakeholders to aid decision making processes with regards to scholarly research and scientific journal publications.

Keywords

Journal statusEigenfactorTM scoreh-indexJournal impact factor

PACS

89.20.Kk

Mathematics Subject Classification

62G08

JEL Classification

C14

Copyright information

© Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, Hungary 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Chemical EngineeringUniversiti Teknologi MARAShah Alam, SelangorMalaysia
  2. 2.Department of Earth and Environmental EngineeringColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA