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Research Impact for STEMM - a self-help guide

This guide will assist researchers in the STEMM disciplines to find bibliometrics to demonstrate the impact of their research outputs.

Benchmarking against field of research in Australia

Example Statement

One third of my publications in 2016-2017 are in the top 10% of cited items. This compares to 7.5% of all Australian authored papers in paediatrics and child health.


1. Go to SciVal

2. Go to Compare and then All Metrics

3. From the left side panel select Researchers and Groups

4. Select your name from the list*

5. From the left side panel again, click the flag icon and select Australia

6. From the All subject areas drop down menu at the top, select the required subject area

7. Set Years to the desired years

To change the chart to a table, toggle the Table or Chart buttons


*If you have yet to Define a new researcher follow these steps

1. Go to  Explore

2. Select the Entity List Button

3. Select the Researchers and Groups option

4. From the bottom of this panel select +Create/Import

5. Select Define a new Researcher

6. Enter Last Name / First Name and then Search

7. From the results, select the required Researcher and then click Directly go to Save Researcher

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