Tagged: science

2012 Impact Factor Wars

It’s that time of year again, when I post my list of selected impact factors. Controversial as impact factors are, they remain the main way in which journal quality is judged. The higher the impact factor, the more sought after...

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Belated² 2010 Impact Factors

The Journal Citation Reports (JCR) for 2010 have been out for months, but I only just now got around to creating this post. This is miles away from my World Cup of Impact Factors post from a year ago, which...

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World Cup of Impact Factors

The Journal Citation Reports (JCR) for 2009 were published this week. To the constant chagrin of many scientists, these are outdated even as they are made public (for example, the Impact Factors for 2009 were just published in the middle...

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i just bought broccolis LOL

So. I have apparently joined the blogosphere. As Duncan Hull pointed out, “what took me so long”? Writing has always been something I enjoy – just take a look at my excruciatingly long emails- and I consider myself a technologically...

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