Japan

1 February 2016 - 31 January 2017

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for Japan published between 1 February 2016 - 31 January 2017 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
4656 2957.04 2687.16

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Physical Sciences 2173 1179.22 909.34
Life Sciences 1066 643.15 643.15
Earth & Environmental Sciences 202 121.50 121.50
Chemistry 1512 1177.85 1177.85

1 February 2016 - 31 January 2017

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Collaborations between countries

Percentage of collaboration by WFC

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Top 10 collaborators by WFC

  • Japan
  1. 295.62
    434.12
  2. China (246.47)
    118.96
    127.52
  3. Germany (223.84)
    101.17
    122.67
  4. 91.03
    101.52
  5. France (154.31)
    75.77
    78.54
  6. South Korea (124.62)
    66.36
    58.26
  7. Australia (89.87)
    45.89
    43.98
  8. 40.57
    48.53
  9. Canada (68.66)
    34.08
    34.57
  10. Spain (62.67)
    31.84
    30.83

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) 1211 416.91 359.32
2. Kyoto University 669 252.68 235.86
3. Osaka University 495 180.05 173.69
4. Tohoku University 469 150.84 137.86
5. RIKEN 513 143.03 136.54
6. Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) 374 130.99 120.11
7. Nagoya University 361 118.32 104.29
8. Kyushu University 287 96.31 94.83
9. Hokkaido University (Hokudai) 229 98.40 92.83
10. National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) 220 71.75 71.75

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