• Blind Matching Versus Matchmaking: Comparison Group Selection for Highly Creative Researchers 

      Rogers, Juan; Shapira, Philip; Youtie, Jan L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10)
      This research examines approaches for constructing a comparison group relative to highly creative researchers in nanotechnology and human genetics in the US and Europe. Such a comparison group would be useful in identifying ...
    • Highly Creative Nanotechnology Research: How Is It Defined and Organized 

      Heinze, Thomas; Rogers, Juan; Shapira, Philip; Youtie, Jan L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-02)
      Scientific and technological progress is propelled by creative research. Creative research is also a prerequisite for advances toward addressing critical societal challenges. However, we know and understand little about ...
    • Locating Nanotechnology Among the Disciplines 

      Porter, Alan L.; Youtie, Jan L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-02)
      Nanoscience and nanotechnology ("nano") has been described as the ultimate interdisciplinary research area. Mihail Roco and others have set forth policy discourse through their notion that nano enables the convergence of ...