A Bibliometric Analysis of the Publications of Ronald R. Yager

  • José M. MerigóEmail author
  • Anna M. Gil-Lafuente
  • Janusz Kacprzyk
Part of the Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing book series (STUDFUZZ, volume 344)


This study presents a bibliometric analysis of the publications of Ronald R. Yager available in Web of Science. Currently Professor Yager has more than 500 publications in this database. He is recognized as one of the most influential authors in the World in Computer Science. The bibliometric review considers a wide range of issues including a specific analysis of his publications, collaborators and citations. The VOS viewer software is used to visualize his publication and citation network though bibliographic coupling and co-citation analysis. The results clearly show his strong influence in Computer Science although it also shows a strong influence in Engineering and Applied Mathematics.


Ronald R. Yager Bibliometric analysis Web of Science VOS viewer 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • José M. Merigó
    • 1
    Email author
  • Anna M. Gil-Lafuente
    • 2
  • Janusz Kacprzyk
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Management Control and Information Systems, School of Economics and BusinessUniversity of ChileSantiagoChile
  2. 2.Department of Business AdministrationUniversity of BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of SciencesWarsawPoland

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