Time frame: 1 April 2023 - 31 March 2024


Position by research output Share

Global Asia Pacific
Overall 5 2

Position by research output Share in subject areas

Global Asia Pacific
Biological sciences 5 2
Chemistry 4 2
Earth & environmental sciences 6 2
Health sciences 9 3
Physical sciences 4 2


Overall research output

Count Share
Overall 5237 3013.48

Overall Count and Share for '' based on the 12-month time frame mentioned above.

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Research outputs by subject area

Subject Count Share
Biological sciences 1689 880.23
Chemistry 2617 1641.58
Earth & environmental sciences 1477 752.70
Health sciences 1523 714.83
Physical sciences 2773 1365.79

Note: Articles may be assigned to more than one subject area, as a result the sum of the subject research outputs may not equal the overall research outputs.

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Share output for the past 5 years

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Collaboration by percentage of Share

Country/territory Share
USA 32.3%
China 21.6%
Germany 11.2%
UK 8.2%
France 6.4%
South Korea 4.6%
Switzerland 4.6%
Italy 4.1%
Australia 3.8%
Canada 3.1%

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Top 10 collaborators with Japan by Share

Top 10 institutions from Japan by Share

Institution Count Share
1.   The University of Tokyo (UTokyo) 1285 406.80
2.   Kyoto University 794 247.92
3.   Osaka University 564 180.80
4.   Tohoku University 475 141.78
5.   RIKEN 565 130.38
6.   Hokkaido University 356 125.81
7.   Nagoya University 520 123.73
8.   Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) 381 105.65
9.   National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) 417 96.55
10.   Kyushu University 397 85.36

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