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Assessing scientific research performance and impact with single indices

  • John PanaretosEmail author
  • Chrisovaladis Malesios


We provide a comprehensive and critical review of the h-index and its most important modifications proposed in the literature, as well as of other similar indicators measuring research output and impact. Extensions of some of these indices are presented and illustrated.


Bibliometric Indicator Scientific Performance Hirsch Index Citation Metrics Citation Source 
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  1. 1.Athens University of Economics and BusinessAthensGreece

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