New formula beats citation index and can predict success, 3 scientists say
September 21, 2012Print
"New formula beats Citation index and can predict success" - "First there was the ‘impact factor.' Then came the ‘h-index.' Now, for those who believe that scientific prowess can be measured by statistical metrics, there's the Acuna-Allesina-Kording formula," reports the Chronicle of Higher Education in an article quoting UGA associate professor of ecology John M. Drake.