METRICS 2015

METRICS 2015
St-Louis, MO, November 7th, 2015

SIGMET WORKSHOP PROGRAM
9:00 – 10:00 am: Case studies in bibliometrics
George Lan, Lei Pan and Sophia Katrenko Analyzing Interdisciplinary Research Along Multiple Dimensions of Research Impactpresentation
Philippe Mongeon The impact of funding on research collaboration: the case of Quebec researcherspresentation
Katherine Mccain Collaboration Patterns in Model Organism Research: Co-authorship, acknowledgement, and the starlet sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
10:00 – 10:30 am: Coffee Break
Open-Poster Presentations*
10:30 – 11:30 am: Relationship between bibliometrics and information retrieval
Kun Lu, Xin Cai, Isola Ajiferuke and Dietmar Wolfram Vocabulary Size and Its Effect on Topic Representation for Informetric and Information Retrieval Data Processingpresentation
Theresa Velden Same Data, Different Results? On a Comparative Topic Extraction Exercisepresentation
Rob Koopman, Shenghui Wang and Andrea Scharnhorst Between information retrieval services and bibliometrics research – new ways of semantic browsing and visual analyticspresentation
11:30 – 12:30 pm: Student papers — Best student paper awarded by Elsevier
Misha Teplitskiy, Grace Lu and Eamon Duede Amplifying the Impact of Open Access: Wikipedia and the Diffusion of Science
Fei Shu and Philippe Mongeon Evolution of iSchool Movement (1988-2013): A Bibliometric Viewpresentation
12:30 – 1:30 pm: Lunch Break
1:30 – 2:50 pm: Alt(ernative)metrics
Stacy Konkiel Citation lags for articles referenced in public policy documents: an exploratory studypresentation
**Philippe Mongeon, Adèle Paul-Hus and Fei Shu Twitter activity and scientific collaboration of LIS schools and faculty memberspresentation
James Pringle A New Interest Indicator Based on Researcher Behavior in the Web of Sciencepresentation
**Stefanie Haustein and Rodrigo Costas Identifying Twitter audiences: who is tweeting about scientific papers?presentation
2:50 – 3:30 pm: Broadening the scope of bibliometrics
Bradford Demarest Comparative discourse epistemetrics: Research article abstracts and full textspresentation
Bahram Kalhor, Mohammad Reza Ghane and Alireza Nikravanshalmani Approximating percentage of academic traffic in the World Wide Web and rankings of countries based on academic traffic
3:30 – 4:00 pm: Coffee Break
Open-Poster Presentations*
4:00 – 4:40 pm: Metrics in use
Betsy Martens, Christopher Fiebrich and Bradley Illston Mapping Oklahoma Mesonet Sensor Datastreamspresentation
Edwin Henneken Metrics and Visualizations in the Astrophysics Data Systempresentation
4:40 – 5:00 pm: Best altmetrics paper awarded by altmetric.com and figshare

*  Bring your own poster and discuss your late-breaking research with workshop participants.
** Winners of the Best altmetrics paper award.

Invited posters after peer-review
Virginia A. Dressler. Beyond Google Analytics: Using the ‘Toolkit for the Impact of Digitised Scholarly Resources’ to embed metrics and gauge use of regional digital collections.