Mapping Scientific Frontiers: The Quest for Knowledge by Chaomei Chen

By Chaomei Chen

This is an exam of the heritage and the state-of-the-art of the search for visualizing clinical wisdom and the dynamics of its improvement. via an interdisciplinary standpoint this publication offers profound visions, pivotal advances, and insightful contributions made through generations of researchers and pros, which portrays a holistic view of the underlying rules and mechanisms of the advance of science.
This up to date and prolonged moment edition:

  • highlights the most recent advances in mapping medical frontiers
  • examines the rules of innovations, rules, and layout patterns
  • provides an built-in and holistic account of significant advancements throughout disciplinary boundaries

“Anyone who attempts to stick with the exponential progress of the literature on quotation research and scientometrics understands how tough it really is to maintain speed. Chaomei Chen has pointed out the numerous tools and functions in visible pix and made them transparent to the uninitiated. Derek rate could have enjoyed this e-book which not just can pay homage to him but additionally to the major gamers in info technological know-how and a wide selection of others within the sociology and background of science.”

– Eugene Garfield

“This is a panoramic booklet on details visualization, with a particular concentrate on technological know-how mapping. technological know-how mapping remains to be in its infancy and plenty of highbrow demanding situations stay to be investigated and lots of of that are defined within the ultimate bankruptcy. during this new version Chaomei Chen has supplied an important textual content, important either as a primer for brand new entrants and as a accomplished assessment of modern advancements for the pro practitioner.”

– Henry Small

Chaomei Chen is a Professor within the university of data technological know-how and expertise at Drexel collage, Philadelphia, united states, and a ChangJiang pupil at Dalian collage of know-how, Dalian, China. he's the Editor-in-Chief of Information Visualization and the writer of Turning issues: the character of Creativity (Springer, 2012) and Information Visualization: past the Horizon (Springer, 2004, 2006).

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An overview of the structural variation model ... . . . . . . . . . Scenarios that may increase or decrease individual terms in the modularity metric.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The structure of the system before the publication of the ground breaking paper by Watts . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . The structure of the system after the publication of Watts 1998 .. . . . . . . . . . . . . .

The location of the Chicxulub crater . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Chicxulub’s gravity field (left) and its magnetic anomaly field (right) (© Mark Pilkington of the Geological Survey of Canada) .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The periodicity cluster . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . A year-by-year animation shows the growing impact of articles in the context of relevant paradigms.

An overview of the mainstream domain knowledge.. . . . . . . . A landscape view of the Pathfinder case. Applications of Pathfinder networks are found in a broader context of knowledge management technologies, such as knowledge acquisition, knowledge discovery, and artificial intelligence. A majority of Pathfinder network users are cognitive psychologists .. . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . This citation map shows that the most prolific themes of Pathfinder network applications include measuring the structure of expertise, eliciting knowledge, measuring the organization of memory, and comparing mental models.

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