Iran ranks 20 in producing scientific articles
By Rizwan Khatik - Thu Dec 29, 10:14 am
Secretary of Supreme Council of the Cultural Revolution said Iran ranked 20 in the world by producing 17,000 scientific articles in the year 2011.
Mohammad Reza Mokhber Dezfouli quoted Minister of Health, Treatment and Medical Education saying Iran had a 20 percent growth in producing scientific articles in 2011 which was the highest growth rate in the world.
He also referred to a report by vice-president in science affairs which says Iran promoted to rank 18 from 14 in the world by producing one percent of scientific articles in the environment technology.