B – Scientometric analysis on big data

Vivek KS, Sumit KB, Khushboo S, et al. Scientometric mapping of research on “Big Data”. Scientometrics e-pub 9 Sept. 2015
(doi: 10.1007/s11192-015-1729-9)

This paper presents a scientometric analysis of research work done on the emerging area of “Big Data” in the years 2010-2014. The analysis maps comprehensively the parameters of total output, growth of output, authorship and country-level collaboration patterns, major contributors (countries, institutions and individuals), top publication sources, thematic trends and emerging themes in the field.