The Centre for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS) studies the dynamics of scientific research and its connections to technology, innovation and society. This means studying scientific and academic research from a scientific point of view.
Our research is organized into three chairs for full professors and has five working groups on key research themes.
Elsevier has appointed Ludo Waltman as the new editor-in-chief of the Journal of Informetrics, one of the leading journals in the fields of bibliometrics, scientometrics, and informetrics. Ludo succeeds Leo Egghe, who founded the journal in 2007 and who will step down as editor by the end of 2014.