Principal Investigators


Research Teams


Associate professor at the Department of Engineering and Management at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”.

Founder of the Laboratory for Studies in Research Evaluation.

Research associate at the Institute for Systems Analysis and Computer Science of CNR; member of the Evaluation Committee of the University of Udine and visiting research fellow at the Centre for Science and Technology Studies, at Leiden University (the Netherlands).

He hold research and consulting contracts from Italian public administrations, national agencies and private companies, for projects pertaining to research assessment, technology transfer, decision support system for research managers and central and local policy makers.

Member of the editorial board of Scientometrics, Quantitative Science Studies and Journal of Informetrics (till 2018).

Author of 120 research articles published in authoritative international refereed journals, receiving 2000 citations according to Web of Science and 3800 to Google Scholar.

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