Category Archives: Research profiling

Technology overview of biogas production in anaerobic digestion plants: A European evaluation of research and development

Anaerobic digestion (AD) technology is used commercially around the world, especially in Europe, which has set some challenging targets to diversify its energy mix with more renewable energy. This study intends to demonstrate, through technology prospecting, the relation between academic … Continue reading

Posted in Research Examples, Research profiling, Research Type | Tagged | Leave a comment

A bibliometric review of nitrogen research in eutrophic lakes and reservoirs

The global application of nitrogen is far greater than phosphorus, and it is widely involved in the eutrophication of lakes and reservoirs. We used a bibliometric method to quantitatively and qualitatively evaluate nitrogen research in eutrophic lakes and reservoirs to … Continue reading

Posted in Research Examples, Research profiling, ST&I policy | Leave a comment

Research development, current hotspots, and future directions of water research based on MODIS images: a critical review with a bibliometric analysis

Water is essential for life as it provides drinking water and food for humans and animals. Additionally, the water environment provides habitats for numerous species and plays an important role in hydrological, nutrient, and carbon cycles. Among the existing natural … Continue reading

Posted in Research Examples, Research profiling, ST&I policy | Leave a comment

Assessing technological developments in amorphous/glassy metallic alloys using patent indicators

Alloys with an amorphous structure represent a class of advanced metallic materials which have great potential for industrial applications and technological innovations as a consequence of their interesting chemical, mechanical and magnetic properties. Considerable effort has been devoted to investigating … Continue reading

Posted in Patents, Research Examples, Research profiling, Strategic planning | Leave a comment

Organizational Factors for Development of Sectoral Science, Technology and Innovation System: Venezuelan Experience in Biotechnology

Biotechnology is a millenary science, however, was in the last 60 years which reached its “peak/top” with the advances in the techniques for manipulating living beings. About your multidisciplinary nature, in the countries where it was considered a strategic element for … Continue reading

Posted in Research Examples, Research profiling, ST&I policy | Leave a comment

Forecasting potential sensor applications of triboelectric nanogenerators through tech mining

The Triboelectric Nanogenerator (TENG), invented in 2012, is an emerging energy harvesting technology that efficiently converts ambient mechanical energy into electricity. Much work has been done to develop this device and improve its performance. However, no systematic report about its … Continue reading

Posted in Research Examples, Research profiling, Strategic planning | Leave a comment

Mapping the dengue scientific landscape worldwide: a bibliometric and network analysis

Despite the current global trend of reduction in the morbidity and mortality of neglected diseases, dengue’s incidence has increased and occurrence areas have expanded. Dengue also persists as a scientific and technological challenge since there is no effective treatment, vaccine, … Continue reading

Posted in Network analysis, Research Examples, Research profiling, Science mapping | Leave a comment

Facebook in educational research: a bibliometric analysis

Facebook has become the object of research in different areas. The present study presents a bibliometric analysis of the scientific literature related to the use of this social network in educational research. To this end, bibliometric techniques were applied in … Continue reading

Posted in Research Examples, Research profiling, Research Type | Leave a comment

Evolutionary trend analysis of nanogenerator research based on a novel perspective of phased bibliographic coupling

To evaluate the rapid growth of research on nanogenerators and the emergence of promising applications related to nanogenerators, evolutionary trends in the relevant research are analyzed based on phased bibliographic coupling (PBC). Through the novel method of PBC, the evolutionary … Continue reading

Posted in Research Examples, Research profiling | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Mapping of the Use of Waste as Raw Materials for Biogas Production

Anthropic methane emissions can largely be prevented or minimized using technologies that are already available. One such technology is anaerobic digestion (AD), which is used commercially around the world, especially in Europe and the United States, where some challenging targets … Continue reading

Posted in Future-oriented technology analysis, Research Examples, Research profiling, Research Type | Tagged | Leave a comment