With the increasing awareness and hard work demonstrated by UTAR academics, the university is confident of further growth in terms of the number of publications accepted in Scopus and Thomson Reuters Web of Science indexed journals and conference proceedings in the years to come.
The cumulative number of publications accepted in Scopus indexed journals and conference proceedings increased from 1733 in 2014 to 2036 in 2015. Figure 1 below indicates the progress shown by UTAR researchers at UTAR from year 2002 until 2015.
Figure 1: UTAR Publication (SCOPUS)
The citation for articles (indexed in Scopus) increased from 2095 in 2014 to 2408 in 2015. The cumulative citation was 6470 in 2014 and rose to 8878 in 2015 as shown in Figure 2 below.
Figure 2: UTAR Citation (SCOPUS)
For the publication accepted by Thomson Reuters Web of Science indexed journals and conference proceedings, Figure 3 below indicates the progressive improvement over the years until year 2015.