Japan

1 November 2016 - 31 October 2017

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for Japan published between 1 November 2016 - 31 October 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
4370 2794.67 2558.42

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Earth & Environmental Sciences 211 122.07 122.07
Chemistry 1572 1222.92 1222.92
Life Sciences 899 548.49 548.49
Physical Sciences 1990 1072.09 835.91

1 November 2016 - 31 October 2017

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Collaborations between countries

Percentage of collaboration by WFC

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Top 10 collaborators by WFC

  • Japan
  1. 263.20
    396.47
  2. China (256.94)
    119.82
    137.12
  3. Germany (216.44)
    96.31
    120.12
  4. 81.14
    94.57
  5. France (154.51)
    81.16
    73.34
  6. South Korea (107.48)
    49.22
    58.26
  7. Australia (83.36)
    45.01
    38.35
  8. 34.31
    34.87
  9. Canada (56.22)
    27.43
    28.79
  10. Italy (56.05)
    25.27
    30.78

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) 1130 413.84 370.41
2. Kyoto University 652 272.80 254.44
3. Osaka University 431 159.06 155.73
4. Tohoku University 424 139.46 127.08
5. RIKEN 459 122.67 118.48
6. Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) 308 115.64 106.60
7. Nagoya University 348 123.61 104.40
8. Kyushu University 265 88.77 85.57
9. Hokkaido University (Hokudai) 204 87.36 84.16
10. National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) 192 62.24 62.24

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