Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining

Living Edition
| Editors: Reda Alhajj, Jon Rokne

Scholarly Network Analysis

  • Erjia Yan
  • Ying Ding
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7163-9_249-1

Synonyms

Glossary

Node (in scholarly networks)

Units such as words, papers, patents, authors, journals, institutions, fields, and countries

Edge (in scholarly networks)

Citation, co-citation, co-word, coauthor, bibliographic coupling, hybrid, or heterogeneous relations

Scholarly network

The combination of edge properties and node properties defines a scholarly network

Macro-level approach

Statistics that are used to identify the global structural features of networks, including component, bicomponent, shortest distance, clustering coefficient, degree distribution, and error and attack tolerance

Meso-level approach

Approaches that focus on the behaviors of a group of actors, including topic identification and community detection

Microlevel approach

Indicators that are useful to understand individual node’s power, stratification,...

Keywords

Collaboration Network Citation Network Scientific Collaboration Knowledge Flow Scholarly Communication 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Computing and InformaticsDrexel UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.School of Informatics and ComputingIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA