Advisory Board

The Advisory Board is an international panel of accomplished experts and researchers from multiple fields.

The purpose of the board is to offer Scilit innovative advice and dynamic perspectives so that we can improve product features and explore new opportunities. The Advisory Board provides current knowledge, critical thinking, and in-depth analyses to help ensure that Scilit stays at the forefront of the industry.


Prof. Giovanni Abramo
Affiliation: Institute for System Analysis and Computer Science (IASI-CNR), National Research Council of Italy, Via dei Taurini, 19 -00185 Roma, Italy
Research Interests: strategic management of research; research evaluation; technology transfer; bibliometrics
Dr. Yi Bu
Affiliation: Department of Information Management, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
Research Interests: science of science; research evaluation; scholarly communication
Dr. Aneta Drabek
Affiliation: Library of the University of Silesia, Bankowa 11a, 40 007 Katowice, Poland
Research Interests: library and information science; bibliometrics
Dr. Robin Haunschild
Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Robin Haunschild, Heisenbergstraße 1, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
Research Interests: scientometrics; bibliometrics; altmetrics
Prof. Dr. Zhigang Hu
Affiliation: Wise Lab, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian 116024, China
Research Interests: citation analysis; science of science; scientometrics; bibliometrics; mapping knowledge domains
Prof. Dr. Kun Lu
Affiliation: School of Library and Information Studies, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, United States
Research Interests: information access and retrieval; text mining; organization of information; science informatics
Prof. Dr. Yannis Manolopoulos
  1. Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, Open University of Cyprus, 2220 Nicosia, Cyprus
  2. Data and Web Lab, Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
Research Interests: data management; data science; databases; data mining; scientometrics
Prof. Dr. Jin Mao
Affiliation: Center for Studies of Information Resources, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430072, China
Research Interests: information organization; scholarly data mining; science of science
Prof. Dr. Candela Ollé
Affiliation: Faculty of Information and Communication Sciences,Universitat Oberta de Catalunya 08035 Barcelona,Spain
Research Interests: open access; open science; scientific communication, journalism, academic
Dr. José Luis Ortega
Affiliation: Institute for Advanced Social Studies (IESA-CSIC), Campo Santo de los Mártires, 7 14004 Córdoba, Spain
Research Interests: scientometrics; altmetrics; academic search engines; scholarly social networks
Dr. Vladimir Pislyakov
Affiliation: Library, HSE University, Moscow 109028, Russia
Research Interests: scientometrics; citation databases; bibliometric indicators; library and information science
Prof. Dr. Daniel Torres-Salinas
Affiliation: Department of Information and Communication, University of Granada, 18011 Granada, Spain
Research Interests: research evaluation; bibliometrics; altmetrics; scientific communication; scientific information sources
Dr. Nees Jan van Eck
Affiliation: Centre for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS), Leiden University, Kolffpad 1, 2333 BN Leiden, The Netherlands
Research Interests: bibliometrics; big data; data mining; network analysis; scientometrics; text mining; visualization
Prof. Dr. Dangzhi Zhao
Affiliation: School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton T6G, Canada
Research Interests: information systems; bibliometrics; scholarly communication; knowledge network analysis
Prof. Dr. Ping Zhou
Affiliation: Department of Information Resources Management, School of Public Affairs, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310059, China
Research Interests: research evaluation; scientometrics and informetrics; science policy