Welcome to Francis Academic Press

Academic Journal of Computing & Information Science, 2019, 2(3); doi: 10.25236/AJCIS.020312.

Research of Patent Gradation Review System Based on the Comparison between Academic Papers and Patent Documents


Tong Li1, 2, Peixun Wang1, 3, a and Jing Yao1

Corresponding Author:
Tong Li

1 Institute of Science and Technology Information,NUAA, Nanjing 210016, China
2 Evaluation Center for Think Tank of Industry and Information Technology, NUAA, Nanjing 210016, China
3 College of Economics and Management, NUAA, Nanjing 210016, China


Academic papers and patents are documents that represent the advanced productivity of mankind. At present, the quantity and quality of academic papers in China are improving rapidly, while patents are trapped in the dilemma of‘large but not strong’. Through carding the status quo of domestic patent documents,comparing the similarities and differences between academic papers and patent documents, referring to the advantages of the academic paper evaluation, put forward a solution to improve patent quality by implementing patent gradation review system , and analyzed the feasibility ,the implementation strategies and suggestions of promoting the system, so as to provide references for the improvement of domestic patent quality.


Patent quality;gradation review;academic evaluation

Cite This Paper

Tong Li, Peixun Wang and Jing Yao. Research of Patent Gradation Review System Based on the Comparison between Academic Papers and Patent Documents. Academic Journal of Computing & Information Science (2019), Vol. 2, Issue 3: 104-112. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJCIS.020312.


[1] Scotchmer S. On the optimality of the patent renewal system [J], the RAND Journal of Economics, 1999, 30 (2): 181-196
[2] Jaffe A B, Lerner J. Innovation and Its Discontents [M]. Princeton,Princeton University Press, 2004. 56
[3] Atal, V, T. Bar. Patent Quality and a Two-Tiered Patent System [J]. The Journal of Industrial Economics, 2014, 62 (3): 503-540.
[4] Hisamitsu Arai. “IntellectualProperty Polices for the Twenty-First Century: The Japaness Experience inWealth Creation” [M]. WIPO, 1999.36.
[5] Baudry M, Dumont B.Patent renewals as options:Improving the mechanism for weeding out lousy patents [J]. Review of Industrial Organization, 2006, 28 (1): 41-62.
[6] Claude Henry&Joseph E.Stiglitz.Intellectual Property, Dissemination of Innovation and Sustainable Development [J]. Global Policy, 2010, 3 (1): 237-251.