Alternatives to Sedum on green roofs: Can broad leaf perennial plants offer better ‘cooling service’?

Overview of attention for article published in Building & Environment, January 2013
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  • In the top 25% of all articles scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring articles from this source (#15 of 306)
  • High score compared to articles of the same age (86th percentile)

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Article title
Alternatives to Sedum on green roofs: Can broad leaf perennial plants offer better ‘cooling service’?
Published in
Building & Environment, January 2013
DOI 10.1016/j.buildenv.2012.08.011

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 45 Mendeley readers of this article. Click here to see the article's page on the Mendeley website.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Italy 1 2%
United Kingdom 1 2%
Germany 1 2%
Belgium 1 2%
Canada 1 2%
Unknown 40 89%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Ph.D. Student 17 38%
Student (Master) 9 20%
Student (Postgraduate) 5 11%
Student (Bachelor) 3 7%
Post Doc 3 7%
Other 8 18%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Environmental Sciences 14 31%
Engineering 12 27%
Earth Sciences 5 11%
Biological Sciences 5 11%
Design 4 9%
Other 5 11%

Score in context

This article has an Altmetric score of 8.00. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that this article has received. This score was calculated when the article was last mentioned on 23 May 2014.
All articles
#417,177
of 3,802,184 articles
Articles in Building & Environment
#15
of 306 articles
Articles of similar age
#12,898
of 94,588 articles
Articles of similar age in Building & Environment
#2
of 2 articles
Altmetric has tracked 3,802,184 articles across all sources so far. Compared to these this article has done well and is in the 88th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all articles ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 306 articles from this source. They typically receive a little less attention than average, with a mean score of 2.8. This article has done particularly well, scoring higher than 93% of its peers.
Older articles will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this score to the 94,588 tracked articles that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This article has done well, scoring higher than 86% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this article to 2 articles from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one.