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Loet Leydesdorff

  • Professor emeritus
  • Professor emeritus
  • Universiteit van Amsterdam Amsterdam School of Communication Research ASCoR
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Recent publications

  • The geography of references in elite articles: Which countries contribute to the archives of knowledge?

    • Bornmann L
    • Wagner C
    • Leydesdorff L
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  • Networks of reader and country status: An analysis of Mendeley reader statistics

    • Haunschild R
    • Bornmann L
    • Leydesdorff L
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    2Citations
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Professional experience

Professor emeritus

Universiteit van Amsterdam Amsterdam School of Communication Research ASCoR

January 2000 - Present

Research interests

entropybibliometricscommunication of meaning and knowledgeinnovationscience and technology studiestriple helixscientometrics

About

Loet Leydesdorff (Ph.D. Sociology, M.A. Philosophy, and M.Sc. Biochemistry) is Professor at the Amsterdam School of Communications Research (ASCoR) of the University of Amsterdam. He is Visiting Professor of the Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China (ISTIC) in Beijing and Honorary Fellow of the Science and Technology Policy Research Unit (SPRU) of the University of Sussex. He has published extensively in systems theory, social network analysis, scientometrics, and the sociology of innovation (see for a list of publications at http://www.leydesdorff.net/list.htm ). With Henry Etzkowitz, he initiated a series of workshops, conferences, and special issues about the Triple Helix of University-Industry-Government Relations. He received the Derek de Solla Price Award for Scientometrics and Informetrics in 2003 and held “The City of Lausanne” Honor Chair at the School of Economics, Université de Lausanne, in 2005. In 2007, he was Vice-President of the 8th International Co

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