An index to quantify an individual's scientific research output

@article{Hirsch2005AnIT,
  title={An index to quantify an individual's scientific research output},
  author={Jorge E. Hirsch},
  journal={Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA},
  year={2005},
  volume={102},
  pages={16569-16572}
}
  • J. E. Hirsch
  • Published 2005
  • Physics, Computer Science
  • Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA
I propose the index h, defined as the number of papers with citation number ≥h, as a useful index to characterize the scientific output of a researcher. 

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