Japan

1 April 2016 - 31 March 2017

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for Japan published between 1 April 2016 - 31 March 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
4431 2793.65 2527.30

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Physical Sciences 2047 1082.79 816.44
Earth & Environmental Sciences 195 118.22 118.22
Chemistry 1472 1151.98 1151.98
Life Sciences 984 588.17 588.17

1 April 2016 - 31 March 2017

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Percentage of collaboration by WFC

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Top 10 collaborators by WFC

  • Japan
  1. 281.40
    409.55
  2. China (235.49)
    111.61
    123.88
  3. Germany (211.99)
    96.70
    115.30
  4. 81.76
    97.94
  5. France (148.55)
    73.92
    74.63
  6. South Korea (119.83)
    63.16
    56.68
  7. Australia (90.56)
    47.35
    43.21
  8. 38.33
    44.14
  9. Spain (66.94)
    32.81
    34.13
  10. Canada (62.27)
    31.10
    31.17

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) 1157 393.56 338.11
2. Kyoto University 635 239.23 220.89
3. Osaka University 461 163.13 157.92
4. Tohoku University 445 138.18 126.44
5. RIKEN 477 132.03 126.38
6. Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) 342 122.74 112.74
7. Nagoya University 358 113.03 99.14
8. Hokkaido University (Hokudai) 230 97.98 92.43
9. Kyushu University 275 88.74 87.25
10. National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) 184 60.41 60.41

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