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Ludo Waltman

Researcher

Name
Dr. L.R. Waltman
Telephone
+31 71 527 5806
E-mail
waltmanlr@cwts.leidenuniv.nl

Short CV

Dr. Ludo Waltman is a researcher at the Centre for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS) of Leiden University. At CWTS, Ludo coordinates the advanced bibliometric methods (ABM) working group.  Together with his colleague Nees Jan van Eck, Ludo has developed the well-known VOSviewer software for visualizing bibliometric networks. In addition to his research activities, Ludo is involved in numerous contract research projects. Ludo also performs various ICT tasks at CWTS.

See also Ludo's personal website.

Research

Ludo’s research interests focus on methodological topics in the fields of bibliometrics and scientometrics, in particular the analysis and visualization of bibliometric networks and the development of bibliometric indicators.

Researcher

  • Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen
  • CWTS

Work address

Willem Einthoven Building
Wassenaarseweg 62a
2333 AL Leiden
Room number B5-35

Contact

Publications

  • Elsevier Editor-in-Chief Journal of Informetrics