Meanings of "Display Options"

  1. Display types

    • Rank - the rank of the author in a certain topic area order by the corresponding metric.
    • RankPer - rank percentage is dividing the rank value by the total number of authors in this topic area, and then *100%.
    • Percentile - inside a certain topic area, the percentile of an author is the cummulative value of all the authors who have higher ranks for the certain metric.
    • Letter (RankPer) - by combining authors into 5 groups, we assign each group one of the letter "A", "B", "C", "D", "E" according to authors' rank percentile.
    • Letter (Contri) - by combining authors into 5 groups, we assign each group one of the letter "A", "B", "C", "D", "E" according to authors' contribution percentile.
  2. Self-citation exclusion

    • IncludeSelf - the calculation of the metrics includes self-citations.
    • ExcludeSelf - the calculation of the metrics excludes self-citations.
    • Both - display both IncludeSelf and ExcludeSelf results.
  3. Metrics included

    • Default - the default view, includes basic metrics
    • Full - the full view, includes all the metrics, including basic ones and experimental ones.
  4. Author types

    • (Include All) - no filtering applied during the calculation.
    • (Act.YYYY-now) - only include authors active YYYY-now.