SCIENTOMETRICS: NEW PROSPECTS

Roundtable: «Scientometrics: new prospects»

Scientometrics is one of the most effective instrument for maintenance the unity of the scientific and innovative space under the conditions of scientific activity growth. Scientometrics indicators gradually penetrate to the practice sphere of scientific achievements and scientific activity regulation with the growth of the science role in the community vital activity.

The level of difficulty of modern scientific researches, the growth of its price and achieved result impact degree on social and economics processes determines the actual problems of monitoring, analyze and cooperation stimulation in science and innovative areas.

Therefore the array of scientific publications reflects the communication structure of scientists. The practice of citation is an example of interaction between specialists for new knowledge receiving. Scientific publishing activity, first of all scientific magazines issue, is one the most important factors of scientific society consolidation.

Moderator: A. Ivannikov.