Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance ENID
Conference program
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Program Overview
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
8:00-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:15 Welcome by the Host
9:15-10:00 Keynote
10:00-11:00 Plenary Session
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-13:00 Parallel Sessions
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:00 Parallel Sessions
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-18:30 Parallel Sessions
18:45 Walking Tour
Thursday, September 5, 2013
8:00-9:00 Registration
9:00-11:00 Parallel Sessions
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-13:00 Parallel Sessions
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:00 Poster Session 1
15:00-16:30 Parallel Sessions
16:30-17:00 Coffee Break
17:00-18:30 Plenary Session
19:30 Conference Dinner
Friday, September 6, 2013
9:00-10:00 Poster Session 2
10:00-11:00 Parallel Sessions
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-12:30 Parallel Sessions
12:30-12:45 Announcement of next conference(s) and Farewell
12:45-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:30 ENID Assembly
Detailed Conference Program
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
8:00-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:15 Welcome by the Host (Leibniz-Saal)
9:15-10:00 Keynote (Leibniz-Saal)
Data, experts, and politicians – symbiosis or peaceful coexistence?

MinDirig Dr. Dietrich Nelle (Federal Ministry of Education and Research, BMBF)
10:00-11:00 Plenary Session (Leibniz-Saal)
Chair: Robert Tijssen
  An Indicator of Translational Capacity of Biomedical Researchers
Kevin W. Boyack, Richard Klavans, Michael Patek, Patrick Yoon, and Lyle H. Ungar
  Science unfolding in technology: a cross-country analysis of scientific citations in patents
Julie Callaert, Jan-Bart Vervenne, and Bart Van Looy
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break (Leibniz-Saal)
  Parallel Sessions
11:30-13:00 Session 1 (Leibniz-Saal)
Research Performance and wider Impact
Chair: Stefan Hornbostel
1 Enlightenment literature and the complex ecology of public knowledge
Diana Hicks and Jian Wang
Societal Use of Research (SURe): stakeholder perceptions and data method development
Ingeborg Meijer, Clara Calero Medina, and Rebecca Abma-Schouten
Recent developments in Dutch research assessment. Scholarly activity in SSH and Law in a new perspective
Thed van Leeuwen, Erik van Wijk, and Paul Wouters
11:30-13:00 Session 2 (Room 1)
Funding policies
Chair: Sybille Hinze
2 Measuring opening of national R&D programmes: what indicators for what purposes?
Emilia Primeri, Emanuela Reale, Benedetto Lepori, Philippe Laredo, Maria Nedeva, and Duncan Thomas
Relationships between policy, funding and academic performance: Examination of a Danish success story
Kaare Aagaard and Jesper Schneider
11:30-13:00 Session 3 (Room 2)
Collaboration and Networks
Chair: Kevin Boyack
3 The Influence of Group Research Support on Research Collaboration Networks: Center-level Evidence from the NRF Science/Engineering Research Center Program
Chang Hoon Yang and Jungeun Heo
Proximity mechanisms in European research networks: a case study of the water sector
Pieter Heringa, Laurens Hessels, and Marielle van Zouwen
Citation Benefits and International Visibility of Two-Country-Collaborations
Mathias Riechert, Daniel Sirtes, and Haiko Lietz
13:00-14:00 Lunch (Leibniz-Saal)
  Parallel Sessions
14:00-16:00 Session 1 (Leibniz-Saal)
University assessment #1
Chair: Hans-Dieter Daniel
1 The Application of Citation-Based Performance Classes in Institutional Research Assessment
Wolfgang Glänzel, Bart Thijs, and Koenraad Debackere
Productivity differences influence Swedish universities' citation-based university rankings: An analysis of the relationship between work productivity and citation performance
Rickard Danell
Ranking universities: The challenge of affiliated institutes
Fleur Praal, Joost Kosten, Clara Calero Medina, and Martijn Visser
14:00-16:00 Session 2 (Room 1)
Chair: Wolfgang Polt
2 Cross-Technology Diffusion of Software: A Patents-based Analysis
Poh-Kam Wong and Yuen Ping Ho
Discoveries and citations over time in solar cell technology
Katarina Larsen and Clara Calero Medina
Internationalization of Large Firms R&D activities: towards a shift in trend?
Antoine Schoen, Patricia Laurens, Christian Le Bas, Lionel Villard, and Philippe Larédo
14:00-16:00 Session 3 (Room 2)
New Metrics: knowledge production
Chair: Thed van Leeuwen
3 How Smart is Specialisation? An Analysis of Specialisation Patterns in Knowledge Production
Gaston Heimeriks
Towards the Development of an Article-level Indicator of Conformity, Innovation and Deviation
Richard Klavans and Kevin W. Boyack
Measuring the diversity of research using paper similarities
Jochen Gläser, Frank Havemann, Michael Heinz, and Alexander Struck
Access and utilisation of social capital in knowledge transfer
Thomas Gurney, Edwin Horlings, and Peter van den Besselaar
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break (Leibniz-Saal)
  Parallel Sessions
16:30-18:30 Session 1 (Leibniz-Saal)
Individual assessment #1
Chair: Emanuela Reale
1 Publication productivity expressed by age, gender and academic position – an analysis on Norwegian scientists
Kristoffer Rørstad and Dag W. Aksnes
The predictability of the Hirsch index evolution
Michael Schreiber
Weighting of indicators
Ülle Must and Oskar Otsus
16:30-18:30 Session 2 (Room 2)
New metrics: interdisciplinarity
Chair: Ismael Rafols
2 Citation impacts revisited: How novel impact measures reflect interdisciplinarity and structural change at the local and global level
Michel Zitt and Jean-Philippe Cointet
A bottom-up approach to assess the interdisciplinarity of journals from a multidisciplinary corpus of bibliographical records
Ivana Roche, Dominique Besagni, Claire François, Marianne Hörlesberger, and Edgar Schiebel
The “Translational” effect in medical journals. Bridging the gap?
Eric van Wijk and Marc Luwel
18:45 Walking Tour
Thursday, September 5, 2013
8:00-9:00 Registration
  Parallel Sessions
9:00-11:00 Session 1 (Leibniz-Saal)
Grant decisions and their impact on researcher’s careers
Chair: Rickard Danell
1 Personal Research Grants and Career Paths: a cohort study of Dutch Life Science & Health researchers
Inge van der Weijden, Rosalie Belder, and Ingeborg Meijer
More competition, better science? The predictive validity of grant selection.
Peter van den Besselaar
Is post-doc funding stimulating research performance? Evidence from Danish research policy!
Jesper Schneider and Thed van Leeuwen
The notion of talent: What are the talents we are looking for in science?
Pleun van Arensbergen, Inge van der Weijden, and Peter van den Besselaar
9:00-11:00 Session 2 (Einstein-Saal)
Identifying and characterizing emerging fields / future technologies
Chair: Éric Archambault
2 Quantitative Analysis of Technology Futures: A conceptual framework for positioning FTA techniques in policy appraisal
Tommaso Ciarli, Alex Coad, and Ismael Rafols
Bibliometric classification of emerging topics
Marcus John and Frank Fritsche
Identifying emerging biorefinery technologies & potential markets: A technometric approach
Michael Novotny and Ulf Sandström
The discovery of ‘introns’: analysis of the science-technology interface
Jos Winnink, Robert Tijssen, and Anthony van Raan
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break (Leibniz-Saal)
  Parallel Sessions
11:30-13:00 Session 1 (Leibniz-Saal)
University assessment #2 – multidimensionality of activities
Chair: Benedetto Lepori
1 Marks as indicators for analysing the service orientation of universities
Ulrich Schmoch
Conceptualization and development of benchmark bibliometric studies for research assessment
Ed Noyons and Rodrigo Costas
Knowledge and technology transfer performance of European universities and research institutions: assessing the influence of institutional by-laws and practices
Franz Barjak, Nordine Es-Sadki, and Anthony Arundel
11:30-13:00 Session 2 (Einstein-Saal)
Chair: Gunnar Sivertsen
2 Introductory presentation: Bibliometric Evaluation Standards Debate
Daniel Sirtes and Ludo Waltman
Panel discussion
Éric Archambault, Wolfgang Glänzel, Stefan Hornbostel, and Paul Wouters
13:00-14:00 Lunch (Leibniz-Saal)
14:00-15:00 Poster Session 1 (Room 2 / Room 3)
  Parallel Sessions
15:00-16:30 Session 1 (Leibniz-Saal)
New metrics: Altmetrics
Chair: Peter van den Besselaar
1 On the relation between altmetrics and citations in medicine
Stefanie Haustein, Mike Thelwall, Vincent Lariviere, and Cassidy R. Sugimoto
What do citations, downloads and readership data of an information systems journal have in common and where do they differ?
Juan Gorraiz, Christian Gumpenberger, Kris Jack, Peter Kraker, and Christian Schloegl
The diffusion of scientific literature on the web
Xianwen Wang, Wenli Mao, Chunbo Zhang, and Zeyuan Liu
15:00-16:30 Session 2 (Einstein-Saal)
Science and Technology: structures, characteristics and developments
Chair: Koenraad Debackere
2 Interactive Overlay Maps for US Patent (USPTO) Data Based on International Patent Classifications (IPC)
Loet Leydesdorff, Duncan Kushnir, and Ismael Rafols
From inception to exploitation: research trails in biotechnology start-ups
Thomas Gurney, Edwin Horlings, and Peter van den Besselaar
What Differentiates Top Regions in the Field of Biotechnology? An empirical Study of the Texture Characteristics of 101 Biotech Regions in North-America, Europe and Asia-Pacific
Catherine Lecocq and Bart Van Looy
16:30-17:00 Coffee Break (Leibniz-Saal)
17:00-18:30 Plenary Session (Leibniz-Saal)
Individual Assessment #2
Chair: Ben Martin
  Brief report on the ISSI 2013 plenary on methodological aspects of individual-level bibliometrics
Wolfgang Glänzel
  Experiences with individual level bibliometrics in research management in the last decade
Paul Wouters
  Decision situations in science policy and management and the need for individual-level bibliometric evaluations
Marc Luwel
  Ethical Aspects of Doing Evaluative Bibliometrics
Jochen Gläser
19:30 Conference Dinner (Roof Terrace / Einstein-Saal) – Dinner Speech (Anthony van Raan)
Friday, September 6, 2013
9:00-10:00 Poster Session 2 (Room 2 / Room 3)
  Parallel Sessions
10:00-11:00 Session 1 (Leibniz-Saal)
New metrics: concepts and use #1
Chair: Christian Schlögl
1 Size of web domains and interlinking behavior of higher education institutions in Europe
Isidro F. Aguillo, Benedetto Lepori, and Marco Seeber
Fortresses of books: A bibliometric foray into ranking scholarly publishers
Alesia Zuccala, Raf Guns, and Rens Bod
10:00-11:00 Session 2 (Einstein-Saal)
Quality assurance #1
Chair: Anthony van Raan
2 The relationship between the performance of editorial board members and the impact of scientific journals: an exploratory analysis
Rodrigo Costas, Clara Calero-Medina, Ludo Waltman, and Paul Wouters
Journal Name as Proxy for Research Quality – How the Cult of Journal Impact Factors Is Affecting Research
Bernd Pulverer and Michele Garfinkel
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break (Leibniz-Saal)
  Parallel Sessions
11:30-12:30 Session 1 (Leibniz-Saal)
New metrics: concepts and use #2
Chair: Ulrich Schmoch
1 Measuring performance in complex science and technology strategies: A sociotechnical approach to indicator design
Sebastian Pfotenhauer, Danielle Wood, and Dava Newman
F1000 recommendations as a new data source for research evaluation: A comparison with citations
Ludo Waltman and Rodrigo Costas
11:30-12:30 Session 2 (Einstein-Saal)
Quality assurance #2
Chair: Jesper Schneider
2 Measuring the quality of PhD theses
Svein Kyvik and Taran Thune
The Best Five – Do Authors’ Assessments of their own Publications Correspond to Metric Based Rankings?
Marion Schmidt and Jörg Neufeld
12:30-12:45 Announcement of next conference(s) and Farewell (Leibniz-Saal)
12:45-13:30 Lunch (Leibniz-Saal)
13:30-14:30 ENID Assembly (Leibniz-Saal)
The following papers are accepted for poster presentation:
  • Albrecht, Vladimir: Measuring “teaming for excellence” in the FP7
  • Amez, Lucy: Citations of social sciences and humanities publications in the Flemish Academic Bibliographic Database
  • Barth, Martin / Haustein, Stefanie / Scheidt, Barbara: Co-publication analysis of German and Chinese institutions in the life sciences
  • Blondiau, Thomas / Van Hoed, Miriam / Verbeek, Arnold / Wastyn, Annelies: Mobility of researchers in the European Union
  • Boavida, Nuno / Moniz, António / Laranja, Manuel: Technology decisions: The relevance of indicators and the influence of social relations
  • Calero Valdez, André / Schaar, Anne Kathrin / Ziefle, Martina: Measuring Interdisciplinary Performance By Analyzing Mixed Node Publication Networks
  • Chi, Pei-Shan: The characteristics of highly cited non-source items in political science
  • Conchi, Sonia / Michels, Carolin: Brain Drain or Brain Circulation? The Extent of German Scientists to Work Abroad
  • de Goede, Marije / Belder, Rosalie / de Jonge, Jos: Academic careers in the Netherlands: mobility of academic staff
  • Dehdarirad, Tahereh / Villarroya, Anna / Barrios, Maite: Factors related to Gender Differences in Science: A co-word analysis
  • Hauss, Kalle / Tesch, Jakob: A longitudinal Perspective on Research Career Intentions during PhD Candidacy
  • Jaeger, Michael / In der Smitten, Susanne / Wespel, Johannes: Governance by indicators in German higher education: A look at internationality
  • Kawashima, Hirotaka / Shirabe, Masashi: Granular and Exclusive Clustering of Scientific Journals with Constraints by Essential Science Indicators
  • Khor, K. A. / Santoso, N. / Yu, L.-G.: Bibliometrics Analysis of Publication Trends in Young and Fast Developing Universities
  • Larsen, Katarina / Sjögårde, Peter: Research institutes’ locally anchored collaboration and international co-authorship networks
  • Mêgnigbêto, Eustache: Scientific publishing in West Africa: a comparison with BRICS
  • Ramos Ana / Carrondo, Maria Arménia: Changing the budgeting model in times of scarcity. Opportunity or additional constraint?
  • Rimmert, Christine: Evaluation of Yahoo! Placefinder on institutional addresses
  • Rivera-Torres, Sandra Carolina / Galvis-Restrepo, Marcela / Cárdenas-Osorio, Jenny: Cumulative Capabilities in Colombian Universities: an Evaluation Using Scientific Production
  • Rivera-Torres, Sandra Carolina / Galvis-Restrepo, Marcela / Pallares, César: An approximation to the measurement of researcher’s scientific and technologic careers, using secondary data collections
  • Roessler, Isabel: 15 years Ranking and Indicator Experience: Needs and Requirements
  • Sivertsen, Gunnar / Deschacht, Nick / Aldberg, Henrik / Engels, Tim C. E.: The influence of performance-based university research funding systems on co-authorship practices
  • Solberg, Espen / Wiig, Ole: Framing R&D markets: A study of private and public demand for R&D–services
  • Waaijer, Cathelijn: Academic Career Structures – Historical Overview Germany 1850-2013
  • Yegros-Yegros, Alfredo / Tijssen, Robert: Regional outreach and engagement of universities: a scientometric view