Tagged: CRIs

Your thoughts on the future of bioinformatics in New Zealand - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Apr 28, 2010

I’d like to invite you to share your thoughts on the future of bioinformatics in NZ over the next few years. On the 3rd of May be a one-day meeting ’Where will New Zealand Bioinformatics be in 2013?’ will be held at the University of Auckland. As the title suggests, this is to be a future-looking … Read More

CRI bibliometric performance: Part I - A Measure of Science

Shaun Hendy Jan 26, 2010

In a post last year, I looked at New Zealand’s bibliometric productivity in the university and government research sectors using data from the SCImago bibliometric site.  Over the next few weeks, I will report on some further bibliometric analyses using the Thompson Reuters Web of Science.  While providing substantially the same New Zealand-wide results as SCImago, the … Read More

Crunching the numbers on the CRIs - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Dec 02, 2009

Statistics New Zealand has just released some data looking at the financial performance of the Crown Research Institutes, information that comes at a sensitive time, as the CRI Taskforce prepares to finalise its recommendations on the future of the Government-owned research institutions. From a business spoint of view, and lets face it, the CRIs are commercially-focused entities, the most important … Read More

The CRI co-author network - A Measure of Science

Shaun Hendy Oct 19, 2009

To what extent do scientists at Crown Research Institutes (CRIs) collaborate? Using the Thompson Reuters Web of Science, I have constructed the CRI co-author network for 2008. As best I can determine, the Web of Science database contains 1271 papers from 2008 with CRI authors. In total, 4496 authors contributed to this set of papers — not … Read More