House Log – Preliminary Approval

So we got the preliminary approval from the Commune. They say they’re OK with us building the house, but we need to wait a cooling-off period of 30 days. They gave us a long list of ‘but’-s to their agreement to build: The 3 tall-stemmed trees that are indicated on the planting plan as “Existing […]

Finding Article-Level Metrics

In the past days I’ve set to find a number of article-level metrics (ALMs) for a bunch of articles. TO make things easier, I’ve set out to get: number of citations per article number of views/downloads/reads geographic coverage (where were the people interested in that article) Initially, my thought was: ‘how hard can it be?’. […]

House log – Public Consultation

Last month we got the news that we need to have a public consultation for the house. Cool! I get to have a sticker/poster thing announcing the house :) We had a term set to 32 days (default is 30). The Commune even sent us the poster we needed to display, an A2 sheet :). […]

Some Metrics for Research Articles

These days I fount that for researchers, there are more ways to measure their value than just their number of citations and correlate with the impact factors of the journals where they publish. To be more exact, I found: h-index – The h index is a quantitative metric based on analysis of publication data using […]