Updating Maps of Science

Jan. 2011 to July 2011

Collaborators: Richard Klavans, Michael Patek, Joseph Biberstine, Vincent Larivière, Kevin W. Boyack, Katy Börner, Angela Zoss

Global maps of science can be used as a reference system to chart career trajectories, the location of emerging research frontiers, or the expertise profiles of institutes or nations. This paper details data preparation, analysis, and layout performed when designing and subsequently updating the UCSD map of science and classification system.


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