An informetric model for the success-index

  title={An informetric model for the success-index},
  author={Fiorenzo Franceschini and Maurizio Galetto and Domenico A. Maisano and Luca Mastrogiacomo},
  journal={J. Informetrics},
Based on an idea by Kosmulski, Franceschini et al. (2012, Scientometrics 92(3), 621–641) propose to classify a publication as “successful” when it receives more citations than a specific comparison term (CT). In the intention of the authors CT should be a suitable estimate of the number of citations that a publication – in a certain scientific context and… CONTINUE READING