International collaborative patterns in China's nanotechnology publications
by Xuanting Ye; Yun Liu; Alan L. Porter
International Journal of Technology Management (IJTM), Vol. 59, No. 3/4, 2012

Abstract: Nanotechnology research has emerged as a monumental scientific endeavour worldwide. Over the past decade, China's nanotechnology publication activity has grown exponentially at an annual rate of about 20%. International collaboration plays a major role in this Chinese research advance. This paper explores these nanotechnology collaboration patterns and collaborators' performance through bibliometric and text mining analyses to draw policy implications for promoting further research.

Online publication date: Fri, 08-Jun-2012

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