This study is built on data from the Scopus dataset, which was transferred to the SciVal  data  visualization  platform  for  visualization  and  analysis  purposes.  Both  Scopus and SciVal were developed and are owned by Elsevier, an international provider of data solutions  and  publisher  (  The  Scopus  data  contains  a  variety  of indicators  and  statistics  on  scientific  and  scholarly  publishing.  SciVal  uses  Scopus content  from  1996  on.  Scopus  was  developed  by  and  is  owned  by  Elsevier.  It  is  the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed research literature in the world, with  abstracts  and  citation  information  from  more  than  60  million  scientific  research articles in 22,000 peer-reviewed journals published by over 5,000 publishers.

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