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Team #15

June 26, 2011

TITLE: Academia is an Iceberg

DESCRIPTION: Data on research paper readership was obtained from Mendeley and profile information for matching authors was obtained from LinkedIn, showing the relative under-exposure of academia on LinkedIn.

TEAM MEMBERS: Giorgio Caviglia (DensityDesign Lab, Politecnico di Milano, visiting at Stanford), Pino Trogu (SFSU Assistant Professor of Information Design), William Gunn (Mendeley)

DATASETS: Mendeley Readership Stats, LinkedIn profile pages (scraped).

SOFTWARE: PHP, Javascript, D3

APIs: Mendeley, LinkedIn

PRIOR WORK: Light cleanup of the Mendeley dataset.


Academia as an Iceberg


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