New study reports on the state of gender equality in research and innovation

New study reports on the state of gender equality in research and innovation June 2024 Today Elsevier launches a new report, “Progress towards Gender Equality in Research & Innovation – 2024 Review.” This report examines progress that has been made towards parity in the research and innovation landscape over the past two decades. Among its […]

Bibliometrics indicators for the Science and Engineering Indicators 2024 – Technical documentation

Bibliometrics indicators for the Science and Engineering Indicators 2024 – Technical documentation Client: SRI International Science-Metrix was commissioned by SRI International, on behalf of the National Science Foundation, to develop measures and indicators of research and patent activity using bibliometric and patent data for inclusion in the Science and Engineering Indicators (SEI) 2024. This technical document details […]

Science-Metrix contributes to the European Commission’s evaluation studies of its green and digital transition policy agendas

Science-Metrix contributes to the European Commission’s evaluation studies of its green and digital transition policy agendas October 2023 The European Commission has just published evaluation studies of two large cross-cutting policy agendas aimed at tackling major societal challenges, and Science-Metrix contributed quantitative analyses to both evaluations. The programs being evaluated were planned to expedite the […]

Science-Metrix to present on the normalization of rare citation events at STI 2023

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Science-Metrix to present on the normalization of rare citation events at STI 2023 September 2023 Science-Metrix analyst Henrique Pinheiro will present a paper on normalization approaches for “rare citation events,” in the context of uptake of peer-reviewed publications in the policy-related literature at STI 2023 on September 29.  Although citations of research publications are common […]

Science-Metrix contributes to CGIAR’s evaluation guidelines

Science-Metrix contributes to CGIAR’s evaluation guidelines March 2023 CGIAR recently published guidelines that harmonize how research and science quality is evaluated within CGIAR.  These guidelines draw on work that Science-Metrix completed for CGIAR last year. In 2022, CGIAR Advisory Services (CAS) contracted Science-Metrix to create recommendations on the use of bibliometrics to evaluate quality of […]

Analyzing REF outputs: exploring new approaches

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Analyzing REF outputs: exploring new approaches December 2022 REF—the Research Excellence Framework—is an evaluation of the research impact of UK higher education institutions. In a recent study, Science-Metrix, collaborating with Technopolis, investigated the possibilities for using machine learning and automated processes on REF 2021 data. The goal of this study, which was commissioned by a group of […]

Assessing the impact of UK investment in the European Space Agency

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Assessing the impact of UK investment in the European Space Agency November 2022 The UK Space Agency commissioned a consortium, of which Science-Metrix was part, to design, develop, and implement a monitoring and evaluation programme for the UK Space Agency’s investment in the European Space Agency (ESA).  The UK allocates approximately three-quarters of its space […]

Beyond bibliometrics? Data humanism at STI 2022

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Can modern visualization approaches integrate the multidimensional nature of complex social phenomena by revealing essential key findings to the user? In other words, can advanced data visualization let the data speak for itself?

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