Nature Index reported the achievements of the SIM online
2018-04-23 14:44:07

On Novermber 27th, 2017, Nature Index ( subordinate to Nature Publishing Group reported online the research achievements of Professor Zhao Rongying and Wei Mingkun, Ph.D., which indicates how Wechat acts as a way of academic impact evaluation. Wechat (WeiXin in Chinese) as one of the social media tools not only enriches the development of social media tools, but also provides a new perspective and method for the evaluation of academic influence. The Wechat index may be a timely metric to measure the public’s uptake of research findings in real time.

The Title of the research is Academic Impact Evaluation of Wechat in View of Social Media Perspective, which was published in volume 112, issue 3 of Scientometrics.