According to the SJR index, Iran ranks first among Middle East countries in scientific documents published in the category of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering in 2017.
With 7100 and 4649 documents in the category of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering respectively, Iran ranks first and Saudi Arabia with 3153 documents comes after in Chemistry and in Chemical Engineering, Turkey ranks second with 1813 documents.
Iran also stands in 8th place in Chemical Engineering and 11th in Chemistry in SCImago’s world ranking.
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