Scientometric Review and Thematic Areas for the Research Trends on Marine Hoses

Amaechi, Chiemela Victor and Ja'e, Idris Ahmed and Reda, Ahmed and Ju, Xuanze (2022) Scientometric Review and Thematic Areas for the Research Trends on Marine Hoses. Energies, 15 (20). ISSN 1996-1073

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Abstract

For over three (3) decades, there has been an increase in research on energy sources from the production of oil using flexible marine risers, such as marine hoses. Marine hoses are conduits for special use as rubberized structures with hybrid polymer composites for offshore platforms in the oil and gas industry. This scientometric study uses qualitative, quantitative, and computational approaches. Data were retrieved using a research methodology that was created for this study using the SCOPUS and Web of Science (WoS) databases. This study provides a bibliometric literature review on marine hoses with an emphasis on the advancements made in the field from recent developments, geographical activity by countries, authorship histories, partnerships, funding sources, affiliations, co-occurrences, and potential research areas. The study found that the USA had the most publications, but there were fewer co-occurrences with connections outside the cluster. Due to the difficulty of adaptation, acceptability, qualification, and deployment of marine hoses in the offshore marine industry, this topic contains more conference papers than journal papers. Therefore, more funding sources and collaborations on marine hoses are required to advance the research. This study makes a contribution to scholarship on advances made in petroleum exploration and production for (un)loading hoses.

Item Type:
Journal Article
Journal or Publication Title:
Energies
Uncontrolled Keywords:
/dk/atira/pure/sustainabledevelopmentgoals/industry_innovation_and_infrastructure
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ID Code:
177839
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Deposited On:
21 Oct 2022 10:55
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Yes
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Published
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02 Dec 2022 00:55