Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Authors: Shokeen, Ashu
Kaushik, Sanjay K.
Issue Date: Sep-2004
Publisher: CSIR
Abstract: The present paper is aimed to find out the authorship pattern and citation pattern of article that appeared Indian Journal of Plant Physiology The study covers issue nos. 1 to 4 of volume 7 published between January to December 2002, covering 61 articles published in these issues. Overall 1149 citations featuring 2770 authors have been made during the year. The results indicate that 39% articles published (citing articles) in these issues are three-authored. However, it is found that two authored citations (cited articles) are more common which is followed by singel-authored papers. The results reveal that journal articles are predominant with 81 % of total citations. The ratio of author self citation to total citations is 1: 16.65. The ratio of Journal Self Citation to total citations is 1:31.91. The results also highlight that 398 citations are below 10 years old, whereas 358 citations are below 20 years but more than 10 years old. It is clear that a majority of documents cited in these issues were published not more than twenty years ago.
Page(s): 104-107
ISSN: 0972-5423
Appears in Collections:ALIS Vol.51(3) [September 2004]

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
ALIS 51(3) 104-107.pdf231.58 kBAdobe PDFView/Open

Items in NOPR are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.