Measurement of Similarity in Academic Contexts

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Mahian O., Treutwein M., Estelle P., Wongwises S., Wen D., Lorenzini G., ...More

PUBLICATIONS, vol.5, no.3, 2017 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3390/publications5030018
  • Journal Name: PUBLICATIONS
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Keywords: similarity, plagiarism, standards, PLAGIARISM
  • Yıldız Technical University Affiliated: Yes


We propose some reflections, comments and suggestions about the measurement of similar and matched content in scientific papers and documents, and the need to develop appropriate tools and standards for an ethically fair and equitable treatment of authors.