# Scaling the h-index for different scientific ISI fields

@article{Iglesias2007ScalingTH, title={Scaling the h-index for different scientific ISI fields}, author={Juan E. Iglesias and Carlos Pecharrom{\'a}n}, journal={Scientometrics}, year={2007}, volume={73}, pages={303-320} }

We propose a simple way to put in a common scale the h values of researchers working in different scientific ISI fields, so that the foreseeable misuse of this index for inter-areas comparison might be prevented, or at least, alleviated.

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