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Research Productivity Tools

Learn how to do your research faster and better!

Activities in this Phase

7. Assessment

In this phase, researchers assess the impact of their research through various metrics. 

Measure Impact

Assess Researchers

H-index

H-index is an index that is used to quantify a researcher's scientific output (Hirsch, 2005). The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given author/journal has published at least h papers that have each been cited at least h times. A researcher can obtain their h-ndex from the following databases:

Peer-review (post-publication)

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