Science citation index and chemistry

  title={Science citation index and chemistry},
  author={T. Dewitt and R. S. Nicholson and M. Wilson},
Citation data have been collected for a large number of chemists at American universities. The principal objectives are to examine the use of citations as a tool in the study of sociology of chemical research and to determine the feasibility and accurancy of using automatically generated data. Past results in each of these areas, as well as a projection of future uses of citation data, are presented. First, a pilot study is described and some tentative conclusions discussed. The method used… Expand
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