h-Index Manipulation by Undoing Merges

  title={h-Index Manipulation by Undoing Merges},
  author={Ren{\'e} van Bevern and Christian Komusiewicz and Hendrik Molter and Rolf Niedermeier and Manuel Sorge and Toby Walsh},
The h-index is an important bibliographic measure used to assess the performance of researchers. Van Bevern et al. [Artif. Intel., to appear] showed that, despite computational worst-case hardness results, substantial manipulation of the h-index of Google Scholar author profiles is possible by merging articles. Complementing this work, we study the opposite… CONTINUE READING