Scientometric analysis of research publications of six Indian Institutes of Technology

Pradhan, Banalata ; Ramesh, Dola Babu

Abstract

The paper presents the analysis of bibliographic data of 72,940 research papers published by six Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT Delhi, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras, IIT Bombay, IIT Kanpur and IIT Roorkee) and indexed in Scopus database during the period 2006-2015. The analysis indicates that the relative citation impact of IIT Roorkee and IIT Bombay are more than other IITs. Works by authors from IIT Kharagpur are cited more than that of other IITs. Physics of Plasma, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Journal of Applied Physics, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, and RSCAdvances are the journals most used by the researchers of the six IITs.

Keyword(s)

Scientometrics, Citation Analysis, RCI

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