A set of bibliometric studies has been carried out1 for the Horizon 2020 thematic areas and for the horizontal cross-cutting area of Urbanization.
The Scopus database has been be used and for each of the thematic areas and the following analyses has been carried out:
• Analysis of research strengths of China in relation to the EU
• Benchmarking of research performed in China against USA, Japan, India, S. Korea, and Australia
• Analyses of research activity of the ten most active universities in China
• Identification of the 20 most active researchers in China and in the EU, with information including publications, citations, h-index, and keywords describing the research profiles.
1 The work has been carried out in the context of the task 5.3 of the Dragon-Star project, by the United Nations University (UNU-IIST) in Macau.