Japan

1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for Japan published between 1 January 2017 - 31 December 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
4761 2962.21 2679.12

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Life Sciences 983 567.87 567.87
Physical Sciences 2247 1188.72 905.62
Chemistry 1661 1260.53 1260.53
Earth & Environmental Sciences 250 137.53 137.53

1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017

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Collaborations between countries

Percentage of collaboration by WFC

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Top 10 collaborators by WFC

  • Japan
  1. 288.62
    455.83
  2. China (297.49)
    136.45
    161.04
  3. Germany (253.59)
    113.18
    140.41
  4. 92.62
    102.36
  5. France (167.94)
    84.05
    83.89
  6. South Korea (119.57)
    55.81
    63.76
  7. Australia (81.54)
    46.81
    34.73
  8. 37.38
    40.17
  9. Italy (71.43)
    31.54
    39.89
  10. Canada (68.26)
    32.34
    35.92

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) 1312 467.31 412.08
2. Kyoto University 711 296.77 273.04
3. Osaka University 473 171.81 168.14
4. RIKEN 522 139.90 133.62
5. Tohoku University 467 139.03 128.27
6. Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) 343 120.62 110.34
7. Nagoya University 405 126.97 104.71
8. Hokkaido University (Hokudai) 226 91.59 86.46
9. Kyushu University 281 87.02 84.35
10. National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) 199 61.61 61.61

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