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|Title: ||Scientometric Portrait of Nobel Laureate Harald zur Hausen|
|Authors: ||Munnolli, S. S.|
Pujar, S. M.
Kademani, B. S.
|Issue Date: ||Mar-2011 |
|Publisher: ||NISCAIR-CSIR, India|
quantitatively the publication productivity of Harald zur Hausen a renowned
scientist and Nobel Laureate in Physiology who was honoured with Nobel Prize
for the discovery of human papilloma viruses causing cervical cancer. He had 285 publications during 1964 – 2009
in four domains: Adenoviruses (14), Epstein Barr and Herpesviruses (72),
Papillomaviruses (122) and other associated disciplines (77). The average
number of publications per year was 6.19. Highest Collaboration Rate (1) of
Harald zur Hausen was found 13 times of his 46 years of career. Most prolific
authors associated with him were: L. Gissman (39), E. –M de Villiers (25), F.
Rosl (20), J. R. Schledhofer (19), E. Schawarz (13), R. Heilbronn (12), N.
Yamamoto (11) and K. O. Fresen (10). He has reported his research output
through 74 different channels include 61 journals (82.43%), 12 Book chapters
(16.22%) and 1 Report (1.35%). His most preferred journals for publishing papers
were International Journal of Cancer (48), Virology (39), Journal of Virology
(33), Cancer Research (14) and Medical Microbiology and Immunology (13).
Co-Authorship Index for mega authored papers for domain ‘Papillomavirus’ (154)
is more than average indicates this domain involves more of collaborative
research. His publication density was 3.60 and publication concentration was
3.49. Harald zur Hausen’s productivity coefficient was 0.50 indicates that he
had steady publications record in his scientific career.|
|CC License: || CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India|
|ISSN: ||0975-2404 (Online); 0972-5423 (Print)|
|Source:||ALIS Vol.58(1) [March 2011]|