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Middle East Snapshot


The Middle East is making its mark on the global research landscape

The Middle East and North Africa is becoming a hot bed of activity for research, particularly in the fields of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Materials Science, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering.

In the last 10 years alone, almost 900,000 documents have been recorded in Web of Scienceā„¢ from countries: Oman, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Turkey, Pakistan, UAE, Egypt, Kuwait, Lebanon, Qatar, Algeria, Morocco, Jordan, and Tunisia. Over 430,000 those come from just 70 institutions.

This report explores the research landscape across the Middle East and North Africa calling out the most prolific institutions for research output, notable areas of research concentration and the most cited papers coming out of each country.

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