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 research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#15 of 306)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (86th percentile)

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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
Authors

Tijana Blanusa, M. Madalena Vaz Monteiro, Federica Fantozzi, Eleni Vysini, Yu Li, Ross W.F. Cameron

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 98 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Italy 1 1%
United Kingdom 1 1%
Germany 1 1%
Belgium 1 1%
Spain 1 1%
Korea, Republic of 1 1%
Canada 1 1%
Iran, Islamic Republic of 1 1%
United States 1 1%
Other 1 1%
Unknown 88 90%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 37 38%
Student > Master 19 19%
Researcher 15 15%
Student > Bachelor 7 7%
Student > Postgraduate 6 6%
Other 14 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Engineering 35 36%
Environmental Science 27 28%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 16 16%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 7 7%
Design 5 5%
Other 8 8%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 8. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 23 May 2014.
All research outputs
#417,177
of 3,802,184 outputs
Outputs from Building & Environment
#15
of 306 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#12,898
of 94,588 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Building & Environment
#2
of 2 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 3,802,184 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 88th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
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