Japan

1 March 2017 - 28 February 2018

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for Japan published between 1 March 2017 - 28 February 2018 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
4654 2905.63 2663.89

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Life Sciences 982 565.41 565.41
Chemistry 1675 1271.37 1271.37
Physical Sciences 2193 1173.35 931.61
Earth & Environmental Sciences 215 118.46 118.46

1 March 2017 - 28 February 2018

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Collaborations between countries

Percentage of collaboration by WFC

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Top 10 collaborators by WFC

  • Japan
  1. 279.58
    456.14
  2. China (309.10)
    140.16
    168.94
  3. Germany (261.97)
    115.77
    146.20
  4. 91.14
    98.35
  5. France (164.35)
    79.40
    84.95
  6. South Korea (116.69)
    55.05
    61.65
  7. Australia (76.35)
    44.35
    32.01
  8. 33.86
    38.98
  9. Italy (71.35)
    30.74
    40.61
  10. Canada (69.25)
    31.17
    38.09

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) 1251 454.24 407.19
2. Kyoto University 703 288.09 267.70
3. Osaka University 470 166.83 163.37
4. Tohoku University 469 150.77 139.62
5. RIKEN 523 139.35 133.82
6. Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) 343 122.62 114.32
7. Nagoya University 396 125.12 105.28
8. Hokkaido University 223 90.98 86.76
9. Kyushu University 293 88.63 85.56
10. National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) 200 60.80 60.80

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