Contributions

The SCOAP3 initiative centrally supports article processing charges for participating journals at no cost for authors. Partners in participating countries contribute in proportion to their scientific output in the field of High-Energy Physics (HEP). The following shares are used in the first SCOAP3 cycle.

Distribution of HEP articles by country, average 2005-2006

Country
Share of HEP Scientific Publishing
United States 24.3%
Germany9.1%
Japan7.1%
Italy6.9%
United Kingdom6.6%
China (PRC)5.6%
France3.8%
Russia3.4%
Spain3.1%
Canada2.8%
Brazil2.7%
India2.7%
CERN2.1%
Korea1.8%
Poland1.3%
Switzerland1.3%
Israel1.0%
Iran0.9%
Netherlands0.9%
Portugal0.9%
Mexico0.8%
Sweden0.8%
Taiwan0.8%
Belgium0.7%
Greece0.7%
Argentina0.6%
Australia0.6%
Chile0.6%
Denmark0.6%
Turkey0.6%
Austria0.5%
Finland0.5%
Hungary0.4%
Czech Republic0.3%
Ireland0.3%
Norway0.3%
Armenia0.2%
Croatia0.2%
Slovenia0.2%
Ukraine0.2%
Algeria0.1%
Belarus0.1%
Bulgaria0.1%
Colombia0.1%
Cyprus0.1%
Egypt0.1%
Georgia0.1%
Morocco0.1%
New Zealand0.1%
Romania0.1%
Serbia0.1%
Singapore0.1%
South Africa0.1%
Venezuela0.1%
Vietnam0.1%
Estonia0.05%
Lebanon0.05%
Montenegro0.05%
Pakistan0.05%
Slovak Republic0.05%
Uruguay0.05%
Uzbekistan0.05%
Hong-Kong0.02%
Iceland0.02%
Indonesia0.02%
Thailand0.02%
Azerbaijan0.01%
Bengladesh0.01%
Costa Rica0.01%
Cuba0.01%
Lithuania0.01%
Saudia Arabia0.01%
Tunisia0.01%

Distribution of HEP articles by country – plot, average 2005-2006