Research Impact and bibliometrics
Bibliometrics is the quantitative analysis of research publications. It is one of a range of metrics which are often used to evaluate research for funding, management and marketing purposes, including innovations, prestigious awards and peer evaluation. There are a number of metrics which can be used to measure the impact of an author, and the most important of these are discussed on the following pages...
Bibliometrics for the Individual
In this short video, Professor Dermot Diamond, Principal Investigator, National Centre for Sensor Research, Dublin City University, talks about the value and use of bibliometrics in the context of evaluating an individual's research impact. (2011) Dur: 3:32