Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Education, Management, Information and Medicine

C-Index as a Quantitative Index to Measure Individual Academic Achievement in China

Authors
Ning Cai, Yuanyuan Fu
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Ning Cai
Available Online April 2015.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/emim-15.2015.231How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Index; Scientific achievement; h-index; Times of cites; Document set.
Abstract

This paper proposes a new index for evaluating the scientific achievement of individual scientists, based on improving the popular h-index, whilst endeavoring to keep the merits of h-index and remove the demerits. The gist of computation algorithm for the new index is to regard the average times of cites for the publications selected. Besides, several accessional principles are also discussed, with considering the specific situation of China.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Education, Management, Information and Medicine
Series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
April 2015
ISBN
978-94-62520-68-4
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/emim-15.2015.231How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2015, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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