International Transaction Journal of Engineering, Management, & Applied Sciences & Technologies


:: International Transaction Journal of Engineering, Management, & Applied Sciences & Technologies

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  • Bibliometric Overview and Visualization Analysis for Interior Design Research Based on CiteSpace

    Liang Rui, Muhammad Firzan (School of Housing, Building and Planning, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Gelugor 11800, Penang, MALAYSIA).

    Discipline: Interior Design, Scientometric.

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    doi: 10.14456/ITJEMAST.2023.6

    Keywords:Interior Design; Sustainability; Bibliometric Analysis; Citespace; Co-Authorship; Co-Citation; Co-Occurrence

    Interior design is a fascinating and rapidly growing interdisciplinary field of study. To be continuously updated in the interior design body of knowledge, this article aims to determine the disciplinary distributions, landmark articles, research hotspots, and emerging trends in interior design by integrating the knowledge map analysis and scientific mapping of the bibliometric method. In line with scientometric analysis, results were presented in three parts. The first part presented the co-authorship networks of organisations, authors, and countries. The second part presented three types of co-citation networks, which are the journal co-citation network, reference co-citation network and author's co-citation network identified the discipline leaders. Following that, the third part presented keyword networks of co-occurrence, cluster, and bursting citation. Subsequently, the results demonstrated that interior design research acknowledged the diversification and intersection of research topics, although the scholars and research institutions appeared to be lacking in cooperation. The research hotspots included the indoor environment, user experience, colour wheel, emotional state, and learning style. Future research frontiers include space, stress, quality, and human-centred design.

    Paper ID: 14A1F

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    Liang, R., Firzan, M. (2023). Bibliometric Overview and Visualization Analysis for Interior Design Research Based on CiteSpace. International Transaction Journal of Engineering, Management, & Applied Sciences & Technologies, 14(1), 14A1F, 1-12. http://TUENGR.COM/V14/14A1F.pdf DOI: 10.14456/ITJEMAST.2023.6


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