A Fuzzy Method for the Assessment of the Scientific Production

  • Marta Cardin
  • Silvio Giove
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 300)


The problem of measuring the impact of a scientific output of a researcher has attracted significant interest in recent years. Most of the methodologies actual in use focus the attention to bibliometric indices and features of the journals. In this note we propose a new approach based on class of assignment and a fuzzy extension to asses the research output of a scholar.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marta Cardin
    • 1
  • Silvio Giove
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity Cà Foscari of VeniceVeniceItaly

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