South Korea

1 December 2016 - 30 November 2017

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for South Korea published between 1 December 2016 - 30 November 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
1910 1084.40 999.18

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Life Sciences 288 144.82 144.82
Physical Sciences 1078 536.44 451.21
Chemistry 756 561.93 561.93
Earth & Environmental Sciences 52 28.86 28.86

1 December 2016 - 30 November 2017

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Collaborations between countries

Percentage of collaboration by WFC

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Top 10 collaborators by WFC

  • South Korea
  1. 187.59
    290.28
  2. Japan (112.55)
    61.86
    50.69
  3. China (103.62)
    49.30
    54.32
  4. Germany (77.67)
    29.61
    48.06
  5. 24.53
    29.49
  6. France (42.34)
    18.93
    23.41
  7. India (29.70)
    16.02
    13.69
  8. 14.52
    14.96
  9. Italy (25.39)
    8.60
    16.79
  10. Singapore (22.05)
    9.64
    12.41

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

Top 10 institutions from South Korea

Institution AC FC WFC
1. Seoul National University (SNU) 420 148.59 131.53
2. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) 287 126.04 119.34
3. Institute for Basic Science (IBS) 248 64.28 64.07
4. Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) 150 62.88 62.28
5. Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) 208 56.05 55.85
6. Yonsei University 184 63.58 53.47
7. Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) 116 50.71 50.22
8. Korea University (KU) 190 47.29 47.29
9. Hanyang University (HYU) 156 34.32 34.31
10. Ewha Womans University (Ewha) 72 29.34 29.34

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