I propose the index h, defined as the number of papers with citation number ≥h, as a useful index to characterize the scientific output of a researcher.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Science
- Pub Date:
- November 2005
- Physics - Physics and Society;
- Condensed Matter - Statistical Mechanics
- Small changes, some caveats added. Submitted to PNAS on 9/1, Pending Final Recommendation