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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.


Example Statement

I have been active in recent years and those publications have been well received. I have a h5-index (2012-2016) of 6 (Source: SciVal)

The h5-index uses a 5-year publication and citation window on the standard h-index calculation and can be used to fairly track the metric over time

h5-index SciVal


1. Go to SciVal

2. Go to Explore

3. Click the Entity List Button

4. Select the Researchers and Groups option

5. Select your name from the list*

6. The Summary Panel will list metrics including h5-Index


*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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