Scopus by Elsevier is a subscription bibliographic database which provides citation metrics for publications and authors.
Scopus creates a unique number, or author identifier, for each author with documents indexed in Scopus.
This makes it possible to:
Scopus uses an algorithm to determine which identifiers should be assigned to author names, however it sometimes makes mistakes.
If you have publications indexed in Scopus, it is important to check:
This will ensure that your: