How should we judge scientific impact?

It’s a hard problem. For very applied work, it might be possible to see how the technology sector picks up various scientific advances and judge merit on that basis, but for most scientists the impact of their research is only seen on long timescales, much longer than the few years they spend on an individual […]

About me

I’m James Clough, a PhD student in Physics at Imperial College London – this is my personal website. I am currently working in the Centre for Complexity Science (formerly the Complexity & Networks group) at Imperial, supervised by Dr. Tim Evans, and Prof. Kim Christensen. My research is in complex networks, and my interest is […]