Characteristics of highly cited researchers 2015 in Germany
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- Bornmann, L., Bauer, J. & Schlagberger, E.M. Scientometrics (2017) 111: 543. doi:10.1007/s11192-017-2248-7
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A few years ago Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters, provider of the Web of Science database) started evaluating publications in the sciences and social sciences with a view to identifying international highly-cited researchers (HCR) over a publication period of around 10 years. This Letter to the Editor presents the findings of a small study involving the analyses of some personal data (e.g. academic title) relating to the HCR 2015.