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Identifying the source of perytons at the Parkes radio telescope

Overview of attention for article published in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, June 2015
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#1 of 6,682)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (98th percentile)

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Title
Identifying the source of perytons at the Parkes radio telescope
Published in
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, June 2015
DOI 10.1093/mnras/stv1242
Authors

E. Petroff, E. F. Keane, E. D. Barr, J. E. Reynolds, J. Sarkissian, P. G. Edwards, J. Stevens, C. Brem, A. Jameson, S. Burke-Spolaor, S. Johnston, N. D. R. Bhat, P. Chandra, S. Kudale, S. Bhandari, P. Chandra S. Kudale

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Japan 2 4%
Portugal 1 2%
France 1 2%
South Africa 1 2%
Poland 1 2%
United States 1 2%
Canada 1 2%
Unknown 48 86%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 13 23%
Researcher 13 23%
Student > Bachelor 9 16%
Other 6 11%
Student > Master 5 9%
Other 10 18%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Physics and Astronomy 38 68%
Engineering 5 9%
Arts and Humanities 4 7%
Computer Science 3 5%
Philosophy 1 2%
Other 5 9%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 1043. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 14 November 2017.
All research outputs
#1,840
of 8,658,872 outputs
Outputs from Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
#1
of 6,682 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#68
of 204,663 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
#1
of 94 outputs
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