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Scientometric portrait of nobel laureate Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin

  • B. S. Kademani
  • V. L. Kalyane
  • Suresh Jange


Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin (1910–1994), the renowned crystallographer and the Nobel prize winner in Chemistry (1964) was responsible for developing the X-ray diffraction method of finding the exact structure of large and complicated molecules, such as Penicillin, Vitamin B-12, Insulin, etc. Her 180 publications during 1932–1988 were analyzed by domains, authorship pattern, publication productivity, scattering of publications and the keywords used in the titles of her papers.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. S. Kademani
    • 1
  • V. L. Kalyane
    • 1
  • Suresh Jange
    • 2
  1. 1.Library & Information Services DivisionBhabha Atomic Research CentreMumbai(India)
  2. 2.Tata Institute of Social SciencesMumbai(India)

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