VIAM: to the heights of publication activity
On January 12, 2015 the Scientific Electronic Library eLIBRARY.RU bibliometric indicators have been updated. Based on the analysis of publication activity of the All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Aviation Materials, the total number of VIAM publications in RSCI was - 5491, the total number of citations of organization publications - 11318, the number of authors - 598, the number of authors registered in Science Index - 414, and the h-index has reached 31.
It is noteworthy that from 2008 to 2013 the total number of VIAM publications have increased almost by three times (from 185 to 518), and the number of articles in magazines have increased approximately by four times (from 133 to 510).
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