Technological Forecasting & Social Change, Vol. 74, Issue 9, pp. 1609-1630, November 2007.

Comparisons of the structure and infrastructure of Chinese and Indian Science and Technology Technological Forecasting and Social Change

R. Kostoff, D. Johnson, A. Icenhoura, K. Nikodyma, R. Barth, and S. Dodbele
Office of Naval Research
875 N. Randolph St.
Arlington, VA 22217

M. Briggs
Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory
3255 Meyers Ave
Quantico, VA 22134

R. Rushenbergc and C. Bowles
DDL-OMNI Engineering, LLC
8260 Greensboro Drive
Mclean, VA 22102

M. Pecht
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742

S. Bhattacharyae
National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies (NISTADS)
Pusa Gate, K.S.Krishnan Marg,
New Delhi-110012, India


A comparison was made of the research output literatures of India and China. Both bibliometric and computational linguistics approaches were used in the comparison. China has rapidly outpaced India in both volume and citation performance of publications. China's rapid publication growth rate over the past two decades is continuing, while India's is re-starting after a relatively dormant period of almost two decades.

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