ORSP Seminar on Bibliometrics and Boosting Citation Impact
27 March 2019
Through the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Abu Dhabi University was pleased to welcome Mr. Philip Purnell to conduct a seminar on Understanding Bibliometrics and Boosting Citation Impact. Mr. Philip is the Founder and Director of the Research and Publishing Division at Knowledge E and the regional ORCID Ambassador.
The seminar introduced faculty to publication and citation analysis and provided an in-depth understanding on bibliometric indicators commonly used today at both an individual and university level. Calculate of h-index, Journal Impact Factor, and the Field-Weighted Citation Impact, which is used by various quantitative evaluation systems, were also discussed. In addition, Mr. Purnell suggested strategies for improving the citation impact of Abu Dhabi University as a whole.
The ORSP would like to extend its appreciation to all those who participated in this highly interactive seminar.