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Statistical Analysis of the Effect of Equations on Citations

Higginson, Andrew D; Fawcett, Tim W

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      "affiliation": "University of Exeter", 
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      "affiliation": "University of Exeter", 
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  "datePublished": "2016-07-26", 
  "description": "<p>Statistical analysis of a data set of number of equations and number of citations of papers published in volumes 94 and 104 of the journal\u00a0<em>Physical Review Letters</em>. This analysis is referred to by the paper\u00a0<strong>Equation-dense papers receive fewer citations\u2014in physics as well as biology</strong> in the <em>New Journal of Physics </em>(vol. 18, article 118003) by Andrew D Higginson and Tim W Fawcett. \u00a0</p>", 
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  "keywords": [
    "impact factors", 
    "mathematical formulae", 
    "mathematical literacy", 
    "scientific progress", 
    "theoretical modelling"
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  "name": "Statistical Analysis of the Effect of Equations on Citations", 
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