Bibliometric Citation Analysis: All You Need to Know

Bibliometric Citation Analysis: All You Need to Know Getting Started with Bibliometric Citation Analysis Preparing Data: Different Databases, Different Software Gephi: An Advanced Visualization Tool The HistCite Software The R Software: Bibliometrix Package Ziaul Haque Munim is a PhD Research Fellow at the School of Business and Law of University of Agder, Norway. His main research interests include maritime

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10 terrible thoughts you will have during your PhD

10 terrible thoughts you will have during your PhD .. and why you will be fine anyway By Stine Øyna Last week our department welcomed a total of 19 new PhD students into our program in International Business. As a third-year candidate I was asked to give a talk about PhD life, and ideally offer some advice on

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Introduction to R (Part 2) Data types in R

#########DATA TYPES########## #mainly six (6) types #Type 1: Vector ##Six types of vector:logical(T/F),numeric, integer, complex, charater a=TRUE #logical b=FALSE #logical c=20.5 #numeric d=7L #integer #L to mention integer e=10+5L #comples f=”Research HUB” #charater vec= c(1,4,3,7,90,30,40) #to create a vector vec vec2=c(“hello”, “sorry”, “buzinga”) vec2 sortvec=sort(vec) #sorted from small to large sortvec sortvec2=sort(vec2) #sorted alphabatically sortvec2 vec[4] #gives the vaue in

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Embarking on Your PhD Journey

By Prof. Dr. Jamal Hisham Hashim Visiting Professor at United Nations University- IIGH Former Professor of Environmental Health at National University Malaysia Making good plans and preparation for a PhD journey is just as important as starting one. Starting a PhD journey on the wrong foot can spell disaster. So, I am penning my advice and tips here for PhD aspirants

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Top 10 Maritime Research Universities

Here, we present the top 10 academic institutions which excel in maritime transport research based on the study “Seaport competitiveness research: A bibliometric citation meta-analysis”. The ranking is divided into two categories: (1) based on number of publication between 1990 and 2015 (PMT), and (2) number of citation received within the maritime research community. While the former represents the maritime

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The ResearchHUB

A platform to support quality academic research. The goal is to raise awareness among young students and researchers about the need of good research, and guide them to achieve excellence in academia. The platform is run by a team of aspiring PhD students residing in many different countries of the world.