Comparative Study on the Academic Field of Artificial Intelligence in China and Other Countries



The strategic status and development potential of artificial intelligence attract scholars from different countries and majors to conduct in-depth research in different fields and directions, forming a complex network of research results. In the paper, we select the literature on artificial intelligence in Web of Science database since 2006, researching from the perspective of contribution rate of the literature among countries, research hot spots and frontier trends. This paper obtain the research situation, academic influence and other achievements of our country in the field of artificial intelligence and put forward a series of feasibility proposals, such as scholars in our country should break the boundaries between countries and fields and carry out cooperative research among different countries and fields.


Artificial intelligence Knowledge structure Hot spot field 



The authors acknowledge the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 11126245), China Scholarship Council (CSC–[2014]3072) and Discipline Construction Fund of Central University of Finance and Economics.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Statistics and MathematicsCentral University of Finance and EconomicsBeijingChina

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