A Web of Science ResearcherID is a unique identifier that connects an author with their works across the Web of Science products (Web of Science, Publons, and InCites).
ResearcherID integrates into the Publons platform. Publons is a platform which records, verifies, and displays peer reviewed contributions of researchers. ResearcherID on Publons allows you to manage your publications, track citation counts and calculate your h-index. You can add publications that are indexed by Web of Science or import them from another source.
If you register for Publons you will be assigned a unique ID number (Web of Science ResearcherID) that remains the same, regardless of whether your name or institution changes, and can:
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