Research Productivity and Citations of Authors in Savitribai Phule Pune University:A Scientometric Study

G Ulaganathan, R Senthilkumar


This article discusses about the published research articles and its citation available in the Indian Citation Index by the authors from Savitribai Phule Pune University. The relevant data are collected from Indian Citation Index and it was analyzed. It shows among the published 966 articles the maximum of 111(11.49%) articles published in 2012 and minimum of 48(4.97%) articles published in 2015.Based on the citation study during the research period 766 citations were made .The maximum of 181 (23.63%) citations in 2004 and minimum number of citations 4(0.52%) in 2015, was identified.


Research Productivity ICI, Year-wise Distribution, Citation, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Scientometric

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