557 Highly Cited Iranian Female Researchers Among the Highly Cited Researchers of The Country

06 December 2023 | 13:45 Code : 2177 News Important News
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According to the latest report of Islamic World Science and Technology Monitoring and Citation Institute (ISC), there are 557 highly cited Iranian female researchers among Iranian highly cited researchers, which constitute 12.75% of the highly cited researchers of the country.

The list of highly cited researchers announced every year according to the number of citations they have received in reliable citation databases such as Web of Science, Scopus, and ISC, as well as some other research indicators.

In table number 1, the number of highly cited researchers among the top 10%, top 1%, top 2% (during their working period), top 2% in a year and ISC highly cited researchers, humanities, social sciences, art and architecture, as well as the share of female has been shown. According to Table 1, highly cited female researchers have the largest share of the top 2% in one-year researchers classification.

Table 1. The number of highly cited researchers in each of the categories

Female Researchers’ Percentage

No. of Female Researchers

2023

Evaluation Period

Source

List

Row

0

0

6

10-year period

WoS Clarivate

One tenth of the top percent

1

14.39

135

938

10-year period

ESI

Clarivate

Top 1%

2

6.93

60

866

25-year period

Elsevier_Stanford

Top 2% (During the Working Period)

3

14.80

316

2135

1-year period

Elsevier_Stanford

Top 2%

4

10.85

46

424

10-year period

ISC

Highly cited researchers of ISC database: humanities, social sciences, art and architecture

5

15.75

557

4369

Total

According to ISC latest report, among the top 1% researchers’ list (which was formed based on ESI database), there are 135 Iranian female researchers in 12 subject areas of agricultural sciences, clinical medicine, biology, biochemistry, chemistry, pharmacology and toxicology, neuroscience and psychology, engineering, materials science, psychiatry/psychology, computer science, interdisciplinary, social science, and some have obtained the necessary points in several other ones.

ISC used the data indexed in the ISC database, identifies highly cited Iranian researchers in humanities, social sciences, arts and architecture.

46 female researchers in 13 subject areas of business, management and accounting, geographical sciences, psychology, social sciences, information science and epistemology, language and linguistics, educational sciences, economic sciences, sociology and political sciences, language and Literature, historical sciences, theology and Islamic studies and other areas got the necessary points.

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