Institutions around the world use Research Intelligence tools to answer the most pressing challenges that their researchers and research managers face.
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SciVal In Their Words – Shota Fujii
Shota Fujii from Osaka University shares how they are using SciVal to benchmark research performance against other institutions.
SciVal In Their Words – Alison Lloyd
Alison Lloyd from Hong Kong Polytechnic University shares how they are using SciVal to measure and manage research performance.
SciVal In Their Words – Kris Angkanaporn
Kris Angkanaporn from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand shares how they are using SciVal to benchmark and analyze research performance.
SciVal In Their Words – Daichi Kohmoto
Daichi Kohmoto from Kyoto University Research Administration Office (KURA) shares how they are using SciVal to improve their research strategy and enhance collaboration.
SciVal In Their Words – Michael Khor
Michael Khor from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore shares how they use SciVal to monitor research performance.
SciVal In Their Words – Anna Grey
Anna Grey from the University of York explains how they are using SciVal to help develop collaborative partnerships.
SciVal In Their Words – Jonathan Greer
Jonathan Greer from Queen's University Belfast talks about why they chose SciVal and how it can help researchers embrace research metrics.
SciVal In Their Words – Sam Gray
Sam Gray from Manchester Metropolitan University shares how they are using SciVal in a drive for research excellence.
SciVal In Their Words – Katie Evans
Katie Evans from the University of Bath shares how they use SciVal to showcase research strengths.
Pure In Their Words - Anne Thorst Melbye
Anne Thorst Meylbye from the University of Southern Denmark shares how Pure benefits her University.
Pure In Their Words - Yvonne Fox, Lancaster University
Yvonne Fox from Lancaster University discusses how Pure made her life easier.
Pure In Their Words - Jane Holt, Monash University
Jane Holt from Monash University talks about the implementation of Pure and future plans.
In their words - Sadayoshi Ito, Tohoku University
Vice-President Ito presents Tohoku University and discusses the stakes of successful international collaboration.
International collaboration is driven by a strong commitment to individuals. Sadayoshi Ito,
We use SciVal to profile and understand the research publishing and collaboration. Katie Evans,
University of Bath
How Unilever uses SciVal to Help Accelerate Innovation
Learn how a major multinational consumer goods company has been using SciVal to help find technology partners, measure themselves against the competition, identify emerging technology areas and more.
SciVal Economic Impact Indicators – Guest Speakers
Guest speakers from University of Queensland and Penn State share their experiences using the new data in SciVal.
The introduction of the Trends module gives us the opportunity to look at growing and declining areas of research. David Younghusband,
I use SciVal almost daily Michelle Hutnik,
Penn State University
Charting an Effective Research Roadmap with Deeper Insights - Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
In the face of dynamic changes in the research landscape, the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University used SciVal® to continuously innovate its research policies. The Australian university has since gained a better understanding of its research performance and is today, directing its efforts with more clarity whilst encouraging collaboration.View case study
The role of research metrics at a top-ranked global university: The University of Queensland
SciVal® is one of the tools used at The University of Queensland to assess and benchmark its research output. The solution works with the university’s repository UQ eSpace to generate detailed reports that support various research evaluation activities. The data derived using SciVal has enabled a more meaningful analysis of research performance.View case study
Aarhus University - Creating More Competitive Submissions for Funding Application Success
Aarhus University sought to further improve the quality of its funding applications. To achieve this, the Research Support Office needed to assess its research teams accurately and match them with the appropriate funding and grants.
Find out how the department used to Elsevier's SciVal® for better visibility and management of its research data and insights into their faculties' capabilities.View case study
STINT works with Elsevier to create an internationalization metric
The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT) worked with Elsevier to create a new metric – the Field-Weighted Internationalization Score (FWIS). The metric allowed STINT to improve its understanding of international collaboration carried out by Swedish universities and was made globally available in SciVal.View case study
Expanding collaboration and seeking new horizons in research at Keio University, Japan
Together with Elsevier, Keio University's Faculty of Science and Technology launched a research expansion project to advance its research base.
Find out how the university used SciVal® Experts and SciVal® Spotlight to identify researchers who could serve as catalysts to increase multidisciplinary collaboration, and to seek new research areas.View case study
NCUB State of Relationship: Elsevier and Queen’s University Belfast case study
Elsevier and Queen's University Belfast are partnering to explore how an evidence-base can contribute to an institution's research success. QUB is not only using metrics to inform its research strategy development, but is also embedding an understanding of data interrogation and how to use the outputs throughout university faculty.
Find out more from the first annual 'State of the Relationship 2014' report by the National Centre for Universities and Business (NCUB) which features collaboration between universities and businesses.View case study
Uncovering the winning factors and identifying new project leaders at Kanazawa University, Japan
Kanazawa University, partnered with Elsevier to establish an effective strategy to acquire large-scale research funding.
Find out how the university used SciVal® Experts and Scopus to identify the winning factors of grant awardees and find researchers who could provide the best opportunities for success as project leadersView case study
Embracing the REF – Supporting research excellence in the UK and beyond
This paper looks at the role played by Elsevier over the past decade as data provider and partner in a number of prestigious rankings, customized reports and national assessment exercises.
It examines Elsevier's role in supporting the REF submission and assessment process, and also draws on the testimony of some of the information specialists, administrators and researchers who occupied the "trenches" of the assessment and whose efforts helped make the exercise happen.View case study
Objectively Evaluating Researchers for Further Funding at Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel
Kiel University, in northern Germany, sought to enhance its research strengths in its four principal areas of excellence in research.
Find out how the institution used SciVal® Spotlight to objectively evaluate the visibility and stature of its researchers and their papers to help aid in the recruitment, retention and funding decisions that were made.View case study