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Following the traces of research in society
He is the researcher who is often out in the world for various research assignments or conferences. Back in his office, pictures with colourful curves surround him; these are rather cryptic to visitors. But for him, the images constitute a concrete tool for addressing a problem he has long criticised in his research--namely, how research is increasingly being evaluated using numbers instead of focusing on assessed quality. And the solution he's found has already begun to be applied to a degree.
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