Mapping of Innovations at Indian Institute of Technology Bombay:A Scientometric Approach


  • Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Central Library, Mumbai, India
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Sir Dorabji Tata Memorial Library, Mumbai, India
  • Amity University, Library Services, Noida, India


This paper reviews innovation activity at Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB) and analyzes 717 Patents filed by it during the period of 1997-2015 as indexed in the Derwent World Patents Index. Data analysis is done to understand growth rate, productivity, collaboration of inventors with individuals, industries and institutions, class/subject-wise distribution of patents. Study also does a visualization of patent title keywords.


IIT Bombay Patents, Innovation, Intellectual Property Rights, Patents, Patent Analysis, Patent Trends, Scientometric Mapping.

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