Global Multi-Level Analysis of the ‘Scientific Food Web'

  title={Global Multi-Level Analysis of the ‘Scientific Food Web'},
  author={Amin Mazloumian and Dirk Helbing and Sergi Lozano and Robert P. Light and Katy B{\"o}rner},
  booktitle={Scientific reports},
We introduce a network-based index analyzing excess scientific production and consumption to perform a comprehensive global analysis of scholarly knowledge production and diffusion on the level of continents, countries, and cities. Compared to measures of scientific production and consumption such as number of publications or citation rates, our network-based citation analysis offers a more differentiated picture of the 'ecosystem of science'. Quantifying knowledge flows between 2000 and 2009… CONTINUE READING
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Global Multi-Level Analysis of the ‘Scientific Food Web

  • A. Mazloumian, D. Helbing, S. Lozano, R. P. Light, K. Börner
  • J . Informetrics
  • 2013

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