Abstract a study of the five years data of journals cited by the physicists at the university of kerala (uok), india has been carried out to examine the applicability of bradford’s law of scattering on a sample of 303 journals containing 2655 citations collected from 12 doctoral theses during the period 2004-08. Application of bradford’s law of scattering to the scientific publications of energy and environment research this study has been made an attempt to describe the one of the most essential bibliographic laws ie bradford law of scattering to test the scholarly publications of energy and environment in australia. Bradford's law of scattering bradford's law of scattering author(s): bc vickery a statistical interpretation of term specificity and its application in retrieval.
Request pdf on researchgate | application of bradford’s law of scattering to the physics literature: a study of doctoral theses citations at the indian institute of science | one of the areas in . Application of bradford's law of scattering to pediatric surgery within their published articles, each surgeon cited 2891 ± 176 articles (199507 in total) we analyzed 58,310 references from the top 20 journals in which pediatric surgeons published, accounting for 5294% of the total number of referenced articles ( table 3 ). ← bradford's law of scattering jump to: navigation, search you do not have permission to edit this page, for the following reason: the . The purpose of this paper is to analyse the application of bradford’s law of scattering to the psoriasis literature published during 1960-2009 psoriasis is a kind .
The findings show that bradford's law is the reflection of some underlying process not related to the characteristics of the search mechanism or the nature of the literature the authors conclude that there is instead a basic probabilistic mechanism underlying the law. Bradford's law of scattering bradford's law of scattering also called the law of scatter and bradford's distribution s(amuel) c(lement) bradford proposed a formula that described this phenomenon: on any one subject, a few group of core journals will provide 1/3 of the articles on that subject, a medium number of less-core journals will provide another 1/3 of the articles on that subject, and . Application of bradford’s law on pakistan journal of psychological research bradford’s law states that articles on a given subject are distributed over journals according to specific mathematical function, where a large number of articles are scattered in fewer highly productive journals. Application of bradford’s law of scattering to the physics literature: a study of doctoral theses citations at the indian institute of science.
An empirical examination of bradford's law and the scattering of scientific literature drott, m carl griffith, belver c journal of the american society for information science , 29, 5, 238-46, sep 78. Bradford’s law of scattering is often mentioned together with zipf’s law and lotka’s law as one among the three most important bibliometric laws, and is often considered the best model or example of scientiﬁc research that is available within library and. Singh& bebi: application of bradford’s law on journal citations 113 3 to test the bradford’s law of scattering methodology two-sixty phd theses of social sciences submitted to. Application of bradford's law of scattering to the literature of library & information science: a study of doctoral theses citations submitted to the universities of maharashtra, india.
The present paper investigates bradford’s law of scattering for the ‘microbiology’ literature in india for the period 2002-2016 as accessible in the web of science core collection database a total of 25,744 articles related to microbiology literature published in journals during the study . Revolution in information and communication technology has resulted in changing the landscape of legal literature, emerging new fields of law, reporting channels, media and finding tools and search aids this leads to an ever growing increase in the corpus of the legal literature law journals are . Ijnglt, august 2016, volume 2 issue 3 assessment of bradford law’s of scattering to neural network literature through bibliometric study to test the applicability of bradford’s law of scattering. Scattering analyses comprise of bradford law of scattering, that shows the pattern or the scattering of the particular subject in the journals (huang et al, 2014) however, there are basically three laws of bibliometrics, which are bradford’s law, lotka’s law and zipf’s law. Bradford’s law of scattering describes a quantitative relation between journals and the papers these publish samuel clement bradford, chief librarian at the london.
Bradford's law of scattering is a bibliometric law formulated by samuel clement bradford and coined by bc vickery application of bradford's law of scattering to the literature of microbiology in india. One of the areas in bibliometric research concerns the application of most commonly used bibliometric laws such as bradford’s law of scattering the paper gives a review of the scholarly contribution on the various facets of bradford’s law in addition to the theoretical aspects of the law . Bradford's law of scattering (also bradford's law and the bradford distribution), heine m bradford ranking conventions and their application to a growing literature.
Pdf | on apr 15, 2016, chandran velmurugan and others published application of bradford’s law of scattering to the scientific publications of energy and environment research. Bradford’s law describes the scatter of citations for a given subject or field it can be used to identify the most highly cited journals for a field or subject the objective of this study was to use currently accepted formulations of bradford’s law to identify core journals of neurosurgery and . Application of bradford’s law to human-computer interaction research literature application of bradford’s law to human-computer interaction research literature assessment of bradford law of scattering to psoriasis literature through. The greater scattering phenomenon beyond bradford's law in patent citation mu-hsuan huang 1, wei-tzu huang 1, cheng-ching chang 1, dar-zen chen .