## How do I find my h-index in Google Scholar?

Find Your H-Index

- Enter the name of the author in the top search box (e.g. Smith JT). Select Author from the drop-down menu on the right.
- Click on Search.
- Click on Citation Report on the right hand corner of the results page. The H-index is on the right of the screen.

**Does Google Scholar provide h-index?**

Google Scholar can automatically calculate your h-index, you just need to set up a profile first. By default, Google Scholar profiles are public – allowing others to find you and see your publications and h-index.

**What is a good h-index on Google Scholar?**

Hirsch reckons that after 20 years of research, an h-index of 20 is good, 40 is outstanding, and 60 is truly exceptional.

### How do I calculate my h-index?

The h-index is calculated by counting the number of publications for which an author has been cited by other authors at least that same number of times. For instance, an h-index of 17 means that the scientist has published at least 17 papers that have each been cited at least 17 times.

**Is an h index of 10 good?**

As an example, an h index of 10 means that among all publications by one author, 10 of these publications have received at least 10 citations each. Hirsch argues that the h index is preferable to other single-number criteria, such as the total number of papers, the total number of citations and citations per paper.

**What is the difference between H index and impact factor?**

The impact factor is used to measure journal prestige, while the h index is used to measure researcher impact. Therefore, the two cannot be compared. However, JIF considers only the impact of journals using the mean number of times published articles are cited during the two years after their publication.

## What is a good h-index after 10 years?

H-index scores between 3 and 5 seem common for new assistant professors, scores between 8 and 12 fairly standard for promotion to the position of tenured associate professor, and scores between 15 and 20 about right for becoming a full professor.

**Who has the highest h-index in the world?**

Michel Foucault has the highest number of citations which was 985524 , h-index of 292 and i10-index which was1641 .

**Which is the most cited paper ever?**

The most-cited paper in history is a paper by Oliver Lowry describing an assay to measure the concentration of proteins. By 2014 it had accumulated more than 305,000 citations.

### Is h-index of 15 good?

**What is a bad h-index?**

The H-index varies among disciplines and depends on the field’s citation dynamics. H-index of 40 is considered to be a very good one and H-index of 60 and above is in the level of excellence.

**Is h-index impact factor?**

The h-index serves as an alternative to more traditional journal impact factor metrics in the evaluation of the impact of the work of a particular researcher. Because only the most highly cited articles contribute to the h-index, its determination is a simpler process.

## What is a good h index score?

Hirsch reckons that after 20 years of research, an h index of 20 is good, 40 is outstanding, and 60 is truly exceptional. The advantage of the h-index is that it combines productivity (i.e., number of papers produced) and impact (number of citations) in a single number.

**How is h index calculated?**

1) List all your published articles in a table. 2) For each article gather the number it has been cited. 3) Rank the papers by the number of times they have been cited. 4) The h-index can now be inferred by finding the entry at which the rank in the list is greater than the number of citations.

**What is Google Scholar index?**

Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines. Released in beta in November 2004, the Google Scholar index includes most peer-reviewed online academic journals and books, conference papers,…

### What is a high h index?

An H between 0.15 to 0.25 (or 1,500 to 2,500) indicates moderate concentration. An H above 0.25 (above 2,500) indicates high concentration. A small index indicates a competitive industry with no dominant players. If all firms have an equal share the reciprocal of the index shows the number of firms in the industry.