hindex: Simulating the Development of h-Index Values

H-index and h-alpha are a bibliometric indicators. This package provides functions to simulate how these indicators may develop over time for a given set of researchers and to visualize the simulation data. The implementation is based on the 'STATA' ado h-index and is described in more detail in Bornmann et al. (2019) <arXiv:1905.11052>.

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Package details

AuthorAlexander Tekles [aut, cre], Lutz Bornmann [ctb], Christian Ganser [ctb]
MaintainerAlexander Tekles <[email protected]>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
Version0.1.0
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("hindex")

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hindex documentation built on July 12, 2019, 5:03 p.m.