International Journal of
Library and Information Science

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Lib. Inf. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2537
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLIS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 246

Full Length Research Paper

A scientometric portrait of Swaran Jeet Singh (SJS) flora

Satish Kumar H. T.1*, Keshava2 and Gautam J. N.3
  1Division of Technical Information Resource Center, Defence Research and Development Establishment, DRDO, Ministry of Defence, Jhansi Road, Gwalior, (MP) – 474002, India. 2Department of Library and Information Science, Tumkur University, Tumkur, Karnataka, India. 3School of Studies, Library and Information Science, Jiwaji University, Gwalior (MP)-474002, India.
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  •  Published: 28 February 2012



This paper presents the scientometric portrait of Dr. Swaran Jeet Singh Flora, a well-known scientist of Defence Research Development Establishment (DRDE), Ministry of Defence, Gwalior, India. Dr. SJS Flora has published a total of 278 articles in national and international journals on various domains like arsenic, lead, drug development for metal toxicity, oxidative stress and role of antioxidants, etc. On an average, he produces 10 research publications per year. As a record, he had 21 publications during the year 2005. An exponential growth in number of publications was observed during 1981 to 2008. The highest growth rate (45%) was recorded during 2001 to 2004 with 58 publications followed by 66 (17.79%) publications during 2005 to 2008. S.J.S. Flora has collaborated with 103 researchers throughout the world till date.


Key words: Swaran Jeet Singh Flora, Defence Research Development Establishment, Industrial Toxicology Research Centre, scientometry.