Third International Conference
Scientometrics and Science and Society
Eighth COLLNET Meeting
6-9 March, 2007, New Delhi,
Pre Conference Tutorial:
Tuesday 6th March
Statistical Tools and Techniques for Scientometrics Studies
P.S. Retd Scientist , NISTADS, India
Sujit, Scientist, NISTADS, India
P. Scientist Dept of Oceanography, India
10.00 am-1.00pm Lectures
2.00pm- 5.30pm Practical
Conference: 7th, March to 9th, March
Wednesday 7th, March
9.30 am -10.30 am Registration
Chairperson: Ramesh Kundra (India)
|10.30am - 10.40am
Welcome speech: Laxman Prasad, Advisor, DST (India)
|10.40am - 10.55am
Conference Introduction: Hildrun Kretschmer, COLLNET (Germany,
|10.55am - 11.20am
Key Note address: N.K. Ganguly, Director General, ICMR
|11.20am - 11.50am
Inaugural speech: Chief guest Chopra, Member Science Planning
|11.50am - 12.00am
Vote of thanks: Organizing Secretary of the Conference (India)
Plenary Talk: Donald deB. Beaver (USA)
Chairperson: Divya Srivastava (India)
Session 1: Collaboration, Knowledge Management
and Industrial Partnership
Chairperson: Yuan Sun (Japan)
- Chen Dar-Zen, Mu-Hsuan Huang & Paul Chang-Bin Liu
(Taiwan): Analyzing Technological Innovation Competitiveness of Taiwan
Corporations through Patent Indicators.
- Srivastava, S. and K.Satyanarayana (India): The Role
of Collaborative Linkages between academia and the industry in Health.:A
case study of HIV/AIDS Vaccine.
- Pati, S.P. (India): Human
Resource, Society and Role of Corporate Sector in India
R. D. Sathish ; S.Maheswaran and Dr. K.R.
Sridharan (India): Designing a possible new patent classification approach
based on the SRR’s colon classification scheme
- Schulze, Annedore
(Germany): Conflict Management Strategies in different cultures:
IT researchers in China, Germany and India.
2.10 pm-3.10 pm Lunch
Plenary Talk: G. J. Samadhanam (India)
Chairperson: Sujit Bhattacharya (India)
Session 2: Medicine and Life Sciences related Studies
Chairperson: S.H. Arora (India
- Lewison, Grant (UK) & Divya Srivastava (India): Malaria
research, 1980-2004, and the burden of disease.
- Macías-Chapula, C.A.; Mendoza-Guerrero, J.A.;
Rodea-Castro, I.P.; Gutiérrez-Carrasco, A.;Juárez-Sánchez,
E. (Mexico): Health research Collaboration in Mexico.
- Dutt, Barvi
and K.C. Garg (India): Traditional System of Medicine: A Scientometric
Profile of Herbal Medicine Research in India and China
P. & A. Amudhavalli (India): A
quantitative analysis of the spices literature in India.
- Kumar, Surendra (India): A Bibliometric Analysis of
Indian Journal of Entomology (IJE), 1989-2003
- Kumar, Suresh and Ramesh Kundra (India): Modeling the
growth of South African and Indian Medical Literature: A comparison
of AIDS literature.
- Nouri, Rasool & Farshid Danesh (Iran): The
survey of effective factors on publishing
scientific articles in ISI journals written by the academic members
of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences
6.10-6.30 pm Coffee/Tea Break
NISTADS, SIS, DASER and COLLNET roundtable: upcoming projects
Hildrun Kretschmer (Germany, China)
Dinner (Hosted by-----------------)
Thursday 8th, March
Session 3: Combination and Integration of Qualitative and Quantitative
Chairperson: Grant Lewison (UK)
- Thijs, Bart & Glänzel, Wolfgang (Belgium):
A structural analysis of collaboration between European research institutes
based on their research profiles.
David & Jean-Philippe (France): Cointet
Detecting epistemic fields dynamics from a scientific content database.
- Lamirel, Jean-Charles (France): Entropy-based methods
for label analysis: an extended example of application to Scientometrics.
Hildrun & Theo Kretschmer (Germany,
China): Lotka’s distribution and distribution of collaborating
- Nourmohammadi, Hamzehali and Walther Umstätter
(Germany): The distribution of author frequency in journals of different
topics and different countries.
- Nagpaul, P.S. (India):
Modeling Proximity Relations in Mapping of Science.
Plenary Talk: Wolfgang Glänzel (Belgium)
Chairperson: Ülle Must
12.00 -1.00 pm Lunch
Session 4: Webometric Studies
Chairperson: Yogeshwar Rao (India)
- Markscheffel, B. and H. Thomas (Germany): Ranking
Approaches for Search Engine Result Sets for a Semi-Automated Generation
of Occurrences in Topic Maps.
- Gadagin, B.R., Parashuram S. Battimani (India): Web
services: a study of XML technology.
Divya and Ajit Mathur (India): Link Analysis as Indicators for geriatric websites
- Chudamani, K.S. and C A. Sharada (India):
Investigation of Web indicators for agricultural web sources on
- Kumar, Anil (India) Web-Resources in INSPEC Database:
A Scientometric Mapping.
2.40-3.00 pm Coffee/Tea break
Session 5: Measurement and Evaluation through Scientometrics.
Chairperson: Wolfgang Glänzel (Belgium)
- Mallikarjun, Angadi and B. S. Kademani, Muttayya Koganuramath,
B.D. Kumbar, Suresh Jange (India): Scientometric Portrait of Nobel
Laureate Alan J. Heeger.
- Frandsen, Tove Faber & Jeppe
Nicolaisen (Denmark): The coverage of bibliographic databases and the
consequences for bibliometric research: A study of intra-disciplinary
- Gupta, B.M. and S.M. Dhawan (India): Status of Physics Research in India:
An Analysis of Research Output during 1993-01
Aneta, Marshakova-Shaikevich, Irina (Poland, Russia): Bibliometric assessment
journals from DBsJCR Social Edition: results.
A. (India): National Research Priorities in a Global Perspective: A Bibliometric
- Sikha Sinha, Arvind Singh Kushwah and
Divya Srivastava (India): Mapping of Malaria Research from India
on the basis of Indian Science Abstracts.
Plenary Talk: Liu Zeyuan (China)
Chairperson: Irina Marshakova-Shaikevich (Poland, Russia)
8.30pm Dinner (Hosted
by Informatics India Ltd.)
Plenary Talk: Dennis Ocholla (South Africa)
Chairperson: Jeppe Nicolaisen (Denmark)
Session 5: Measurement and Evaluation through Scientometrics.
Chairperson: Thijs, Bart Belgium)
- Verma, R.K. and R K Kamble (India): Evaluation indicators
for a Secondary Journal - A case study of Indian Science Abstracts
- Babu, Ramesh and Ramakrishnan, J. (India): Indian contributions
to the field of hepatitis (1984- 2003): A scientometrics study.
- Maheswaran, S. and R.D. Sathish Kumar and Dr. K.R.
Sridharan (India): Information use pattern of Structural Engineering
Scientists - A Bibliographic case study of Journal of Structural Engineering,
Structural Engineering Research Centre, India.
- Roy, Santanu and Arvind Kumar (India): How to lose
basic telecom market share: a case study of BSNL in India.
P. and Ilavarasan (India): How do Small Software Firms Survive in India?
Rasool & Farshid Danesh (Iran): Analysis
of effective factors of publishing papers in ISI magazines by
the Isfahan School of Medical Science faculties.
12.00-1.00 pm Lunch
Session 6: Collaboration Studies and Quantitative Aspects
for Science and Society
Chairperson: Jean-Charles Lamirel (France)
- Asnafi, Amir Reza, Farshid Danesh, Maryam Pakdaman
(Iran): A survey of the collaboration rate among Iranian LIS students
in producing scholarly articles for annual student conference of Azzahra
University during the years 1379-1385.
- Sun, Yuan (Japan) Collaborative
research networks of Japanese universities: bibliomtric trends
S.L. (India) Communication and collaborative research pattern of Indian
Ocean Science: A Scientometrics study.
- Ülle Must (Estonia): International
collaboration in EU 6th Framework
Programme: the case study of India and China.
Irina (Poland & Russia):
Memory and Mmemories in lexical environment: bibliometric analysis
of SSCI DB.
- Meyer, Martin (UK, Belgium): Concentration without
collaboration – a regional perspective
on the emergence of nanotechnology
- Chen Yue Liu Zeyuan, (China): Collaboration Network of
36 Research Universities
3.20-3.40 pm High tea
Concluding Round Table Discussion
Chair: Donald deB. Beaver