Japan

1 January 2016 - 31 December 2016

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for Japan published between 1 January 2016 - 31 December 2016 which are tracked by the Nature Index.

Hover over the donut graph to view the WFC output for each subject. Below, the same research outputs are grouped by subject. Click on the subject to drill-down into a list of articles organized by journal, and then by title.

Note: Articles may be assigned to more than one subject area.

AC FC WFC
4780 3030.98 2764.79

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Physical Sciences 2199 1193.09 926.90
Life Sciences 1104 661.32 661.32
Earth & Environmental Sciences 268 171.48 171.48
Chemistry 1508 1173.54 1173.54

1 January 2016 - 31 December 2016

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Percentage of collaboration by WFC

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Top 10 collaborators by WFC

  • Japan
  1. 302.16
    446.14
  2. China (255.34)
    119.21
    136.12
  3. Germany (225.44)
    102.15
    123.30
  4. 93.12
    106.13
  5. France (157.46)
    77.55
    79.91
  6. South Korea (127.33)
    68.63
    58.70
  7. Australia (95.65)
    48.05
    47.60
  8. 39.68
    49.93
  9. Canada (72.17)
    36.10
    36.07
  10. Spain (64.54)
    33.26
    31.28

Collaboration is determined by the combined weighted fractional count (WFC) of Japan and the collaborating country.

Top 10 institutions from Japan

Institution AC FC WFC
1. The University of Tokyo (UTokyo) 1246 434.55 379.04
2. Kyoto University 668 243.69 228.53
3. Osaka University 504 179.16 172.95
4. Tohoku University 504 173.83 158.37
5. RIKEN 519 145.02 138.30
6. Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) 379 132.36 121.40
7. Nagoya University 366 120.83 107.90
8. Kyushu University 304 99.01 97.69
9. Hokkaido University (Hokudai) 230 97.99 92.34
10. National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) 212 69.18 69.18

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