Japan

1 June 2016 - 31 May 2017

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for Japan published between 1 June 2016 - 31 May 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
4452 2820.18 2555.06

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Earth & Environmental Sciences 188 109.37 109.37
Physical Sciences 2105 1143.96 878.83
Chemistry 1446 1124.81 1124.81
Life Sciences 992 601.47 601.47

1 June 2016 - 31 May 2017

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Percentage of collaboration by WFC

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Top 10 collaborators by WFC

  • Japan
  1. 282.55
    415.46
  2. China (243.06)
    113.53
    129.53
  3. Germany (206.24)
    90.68
    115.56
  4. 82.68
    95.24
  5. France (158.82)
    78.80
    80.02
  6. South Korea (108.89)
    53.71
    55.18
  7. Australia (92.23)
    49.23
    43
  8. 32.87
    37.79
  9. Spain (62.69)
    32.09
    30.60
  10. Canada (62.34)
    31.29
    31.04

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) 1135 399.75 347.82
2. Kyoto University 638 243.65 224.06
3. Osaka University 452 163.68 159.14
4. Tohoku University 449 144.69 132.15
5. RIKEN 460 125.62 119.69
6. Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) 323 118.66 109.76
7. Nagoya University 354 120 104.02
8. Kyushu University 270 89.70 87.94
9. Hokkaido University (Hokudai) 213 90.69 84.91
10. National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) 201 68.65 68.65

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