Dag W. Aksnes

Research Professor
  • Bibliometrics – quantitative studies of scientific publishing
background / education
  • Doctoral degree: Centre for Studies of Science, Technology and Society, University of Twente, the Netherlands
  • Master’s degree: University of Bergen, Norway (theory of science, philosophy)
  • Bachelor's degree University of Bergen, Norway (biochemistry, microbiology)
Professional interests
  • Comparative analysis of (national) research systems, characteristics and developments, involving science and technology indicators (R&D, publication, and citation indicators)
  • Bibliometric analysis of research performance
  • Research management and R&D evaluation in relation to quality control in science
  • Validity studies concerning for the use of bibliometric (publication and citation) indicators
  • Citations - the role and significance of citations in scientific communication
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