Publications (Group By Category)

Submitted/In Press

  • Ginda, Michael, Naren Suri, Andreas Bückle, and Katy Börner. "Empowering Instructors in Learning Management Systems: Interactive Heat Map Analytics Dashboard". Illinois Indiana ASEE Section Conference.
  • Yao, Xiaohui, Jingwen Yan, Kwangsik Nho, Shannon Risacher, Katy Börner, Andrew Saykin, and Li Shen. "Genetic Findings Using ADNI Multimodal Quantitative Phenotypes: A 2016 Update". Alzheimer's Association International Conference.
  • Abello, James, Katy Börner, Russ Caflisch, Tina Eliassi-Rad, Jianbo Gao, Lev Manovitch, Vwani Roychowdhury, and Timothy Tangherlini. "Culture Analytics". TBD.
  • Fortunato, Santo, Carl T. Bergstrom, Katy Börner, James Evans, Dirk Helbing, Stasa Milojevic, Alexander Petersen, Filippo Radicchi, Roberta Sinatra, Brian Uzzi, Alessandro Vespignani, Ludo Waltman, Dashun Wang, and Albert-László Barabási. "Science of Science". Science.


  • Zoss, Angela, Adam V. Maltese, Stephen Miles Uzzo, and Katy Börner. 2018. "Network visualization literacy: Novel approaches to measurement and instruction". In Network Science in Education. Springer.
  • Scrivner, Olga, Gagandeep Singh, Sara Bouchard, Scott Hutcheson, Ben Fulton, Matt Link, and Katy Börner. 2018. "XD Metrics on Demand Value analytics: Visualizing the impact of internal information Technology investments on external Funding, Publications, and collaboration networks". Frontiers Research Metrics and Analytics 2 (10).
  • Börner, Katy, Adam Simpson, Andreas Bueckle, and Robert Goldstone. 2018. "Science Map Metaphors: A Comparison of Network Versus Hexmap-Based Visualizations". Scientometrics 114 (2): 409-426.


  • Börner, Katy, Craig Alan Stewart, Ben Fulton, Steven Gallo, Matt Link, Robert Henschel, Tom Yearke, Robert L. Deleon, and Thomas Furlani. 2017. "Value Analytics: A Financial Module for the Open XDMoD Project". PEARC17, New Orleans, LA 6.
  • Börner, Katy, Naren Suri, Nan Li, Zhen Gao, Tian Xia, and Xiaozhong Liu. 2017. "Enter a Job, Get Course Recommendations". iConference, Wuhan, China 5.
  • Börner, Katy, Craig Alan Stewart, Valentin Pentchev, David Hancock, and Jeremy Fischer. 2017. "Jetstream: Network Workbench and Custom VMs for Network Scientists on the Science Cloud". NetSci 2017, Indianapolis, IN.
  • Snyder, Steve, Katy Börner, Gagandeep Singh, Sara Bouchard, Adam Simpson, Gerhard Klimeck, Michael Zentner, and Steve Snyder. 2017. "Engineering Research Center Observatory". ERC Biennial Conference.
  • Yao, Xiaohui, Jingwen Yan, Michael Ginda, Katy Börner, Andrew Saykin, and Li Shen. 2017. "Mapping Longitudinal Scientific Progress, Collaboration and Impact of the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative". PLoS ONE e0186095. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0186095.
  • Börner, Katy, Robert Light, Jaimie Murdock, Colin Allen, Chris Reed, Andrew Ravenscroft, David Bourget, Simon McCalister, Robert Rose, Doori Rose, Jun Otsuka, and John Lawrence. 2017. "Multi-Level Computational Methods for Interdisciplinary Research In the HathiTrust Digital Library". PLoS ONE 12 (9): e0184188. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0184188.
  • Carpenter, Janet S., Tei Laine, Blake Harrison, Meghan LePage, Nathan Hoteling, and Katy Börner. 2017. "Topical, Geospatial, and Temporal Diffusion of the 2015 North American Menopause Society Position Statement on Non-hormonal Management of Vasomotor Symptoms". Menopause: Journal of the North American Menopause Society 24 (10): 6.
  • Knepper, Richard. 2017. "Shifting Modalities of Use in the XSEDE Project". Thesis, Doctor of Philosophy in Informatics: Nathan Ensmenger (Chair), Christena Nippert-Eng, Katy Börner, Kosali Simon.
  • Börner, Katy, Robert Light, and Scott Emmons. 2017. "MOOC Visual Analytics: Empowering Teachers, Students, Researchers, and Developers of Massively Open Online Courses". Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. arXiv:1702.01090v1.
  • Börner, Katy, Chin Hua Kong, Una O Osili, Robert Light, and Jacqueline Ackerman. 2017. "Philanthro-Metrics: Mining Multi-Million-Dollar Gifts". PLoS ONE e0176738. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0176738.
  • Börner, Katy, and Lisel Record. 2017. "Macroscopes for Exploring, Navigating, and Managing Science and Technology". #Nodes.
  • Börner, Katy, Andreas Bueckle, Philip Beesley, and Matthew Spremulli. 2017. "Lifting the Veil". Future Technologies Conference (FTC) | Vancouver, Canada.
  • Shiffrin, Richard M., Katy Börner, and Steven M Stigler. 2017. "Scientific Progress Despite Irreproducibility: A Seeming Paradox". arXiv:1710.01946v1.
  • Börner, Katy, Valentin Pentchev, Matthew Hutchinson, James Pringle, Jason Rollins, Yadu N. Babuji, and Eamon Duede. 2017. "Web of Science™ as a Research Dataset". 16th International Conference on Scientometrics and Informetrics, Wuhan, China.


  • Ginda, Michael, Andrea Scharnhorst, and Katy Börner. 2016. "Modelling the Structure and Dynamics of Science Using Books". In Theories of Informetrics: A Festschrift in Honor of Blaise Cronin, edited by Sugimoto, Cassidy, 304-334. Munich: De Gruyter Saur.
  • Börner, Katy, and Andreas Bueckle. 2016. "Visualizing Living Architecture: Augmented Reality Visualizations of Sensors, Actuators, and Signal Flows ". In White Papers, edited by Beesley, Philip, and Ala Roushan, 109-112. Toronto: Riverside Architectural Press.
  • Börner, Katy, and Stasa Milojevic. 2016. "Modelling Science, Technology, and Innovation". OECD Blue Sky III, Ghent, Belgium.
  • Staudt, Joseph, Huifeng Yu, Robert Light, Gerald Marschke, Katy Börner, and Bruce Weinberg. 2016. "High-Impact and Transformative Science (HITS) Metrics". OECD Blue Sky III, Ghent, Belgium.
  • Börner, Katy, Bruce Edmonds, Stasa Milojevic, and Andrea Scharnhorst, eds. 2016. "Simulating the Processes of Science, Technology, and Innovation". Scientometrics 110 (1): 385–385.
  • Lyons, Elizabeth, E. William Colglazier, Caroline Wagner, Katy Börner, David Dooley, C. Dan Mote, and Mihail C. Roco. 2016. "How Collaborating in International Science Helps America". Science & Diplomacy 5 (2).
  • Börner, Katy. 2016. "Data-Driven Science Policy". Issues in Science and Technology 33 (3): 26-28.
  • Bollen, Johan, David Crandall, Damion Junk, Ying Ding, and Katy Börner. 2016. "An Efficient System to Fund Science: From Proposal Review to Peer-to-Peer Distributions". Scientometrics 110 (1): 521-528.
  • Börner, Katy, Bruce Edmonds, Stasa Milojevic, and Andrea Scharnhorst. 2016. "Editorial". Scientometrics 10 (1): 387–390.
  • Emmons, Scott, Stephen Kobourov, Michael Gallant, and Katy Börner. 2016. "Analysis of Network Clustering Algorithms and Cluster Quality Metrics at Scale". PLoS ONE 11 (7): e0159161. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0159161.
  • Gilsenan, Mary B., Fabrizio Abbinante, O'Dea Eileen, Ana Canals, and Angelika Tritscher. 2016. "Open Risk Assessment: Data". EFSA Journal 14 (S1).
  • Börner, Katy, Joe E. Heimlich, Russell Balliet, and Adam V. Maltese. 2016. "Investigating Aspects of Data Visualization Literacy Using 20 Information Visualizations and 273 Science Museum Visitors". Information Visualization 15 (3): 198-213.
  • Knepper, Richard, and Katy Börner. 2016. "Comparing the Consumption of CPU Hours with Scientific Output for the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE)". PLoS ONE 11 (6): e0157628. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0157628.


  • Börner, Katy. 2015. Atlas of Knowledge: Anyone Can Map. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.
  • Jibu, Mari, Gregory O'Hare, and Katy Börner. 2015. "Knowledge Flows and Delays in the Pharmaceutical Innovation System". 15th International Conference on Scientometrics and Informetrics, Istanbul, Turkey 877-878.
  • Patel, Kishor, Sergio Govoni, Ashwini Athavale, Robert Light, and Katy Börner. 2015. "ProQuest Dissertation Analysis". 15th International Conference on Scientometrics and Informetrics, Istanbul, Turkey 292-293.
  • Saket, Bahador, Carlos Scheidegger, Stephen Kobourov, and Katy Börner. 2015. "Map-Based Visualizations Increase Recall Accuracy of Data". EUROGRAPHICS 2015, Zürich, Switzerland 441-450.
  • Börner, Katy, Russell Balliet, Adam V. Maltese, Stephen Miles Uzzo, and Joe E. Heimlich. 2015. "Data Visualization Literacy of Youth and Adult Science Museum Visitors". AERA 2015 Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • Goldstone, Robert, Franco Pestilli, and Katy Börner. 2015. "Self-Portraits of the Brain: Cognitive Science, Data Visualization, and Communicating Brain Structure and Function". Trends in Cognitive Sciences 19 (8): 462-474.
  • Larivière, Vincent, Stefanie Haustein, and Katy Börner. 2015. "Long-Distance Interdisciplinarity Leads to Higher Scientific Impact". PLoS ONE 10 (3): e0122565. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0122565.


  • Börner, Katy. 2014. "Plug-and-Play Macroscopes: Network Workbench (NWB), Science of Science Tool (Sci2), and Epidemiology Tool (Epic)". In Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining, edited by Alhajj, Reda, and Jon Rokne, 1280-1290. New York, NY: Springer-Verlag.
  • Kulanthaivel, Anand, Josette F. Jones, Robert Light, Katy Börner, and Chin Hua Kong. 2014. "Neurological Disorders and Publication Abstracts Follow Social Network-Type Node Patterns When Indexed Using Ontology Tree-Based Key Term Search". In Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Aging and Assistive Environments, edited by Stephanidis, Constantine, and Margherita Antona, 278-288. Springer International Publishing.
  • Börner, Katy, and David E. Polley. 2014. "Replicable Science of Science Studies". In Measuring Scholarly Impact: Methods and Practice, edited by Ding, Ying, Ronald Rousseau, and Dietmar Wolfram, Ch. 14, 321-341. Springer International Publishing.
  • Schreiber, Falk, Andreas Kerren, Katy Börner, Hans Hagen, and Dirk Zeckzer. 2014. "Heterogeneous Networks on Multiple Levels". In Multivariate Network Visualization, edited by Kerren, Andreas, Helen C Purchase, and Matthew O Ward, 175-206. Springer International Publishing.
  • Börner, Katy, and David E. Polley. 2014. Visual Insights: A Practical Guide to Making Sense of Data. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.
  • Murdock, Jaimie, Robert Light, Colin Allen, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Mapping the Intersection of Science & Philosophy". Proceedings of 13th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, Indianapolis, IN 405-406.
  • Saket, Bahador, Paolo Simonetto, Stephen Kobourov, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Node, Node-Link, and Node-Link-Group Diagrams: An Evaluation". IEEE Visual Analytics Science and Technology, IEEE Information Visualization, and IEEE Scientific Visualization, Paris, France 20 (12): 2231-2240.
  • Light, Robert, Jaimie Murdock, Colin Allen, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Challenges and Opportunities of the UCSD Map of Science‐Library of Congress Crosswalk". Proceedings of the VIVO/Science of Team Science (SciTS) 2014 Conference, Austin, TX.
  • Börner, Katy, Todd Theriault, and Kevin W. Boyack. 2014. "Mapping Science: Past, Present and Future". BULLETIN of the Association for Information Science and Technology 41 (2): 12-16.
  • Stipelman, Brooke, Kara L. Hall, Angela Zoss, Janet Okamoto, Daniel Stokols, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Mapping the Impact of Transdisciplinary Research: A Visual Comparison of Investigator Initiated and Team Based Tobacco Use Research Publications". The Journal of Translational Medicine and Epidemiology 2 (2): 1033.
  • Bollen, Johan, David Crandall, Damion Junk, Ying Ding, and Katy Börner. 2014. "From Funding Agencies to Scientific Agency: Collective Allocation of Science Funding as an Alternative to Peer Review". EMBO Reports 15 (1): 1-121.
  • Light, Robert, David E. Polley, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Open Data and Open Code for Big Science of Science Studies". Scientometrics 101 (2): 1535-1551.
  • Reijnhoudt, Linda, Rodrigo Costas, Ed Noyons, Katy Börner, and Andrea Scharnhorst. 2014. "‘Seed+Expand’: A General Methodology for Detecting Publication Oeuvres of Individual Researchers". Scientometrics 101 (2): 1403-1417.
  • Hook, Peter A. 2014. "The Structure and Evolution of the Academic Discipline of Law in the United States: Generation and Validation of Course-Subject Cooccurrence (CSCO) Maps". Thesis, Doctor of Philosophy in Library and Information Science: Katy Börner (Chair), Staša Milojevic, Cassidy Sugimoto, Jonathan Plucker, William Henderson. Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.






















  • Janetzko, Dietmar, Katy Börner, Carl-Helmut Coulon, and Ludger Hovestadt. 1993. "Towards a Task-Oriented Methodology in Knowledge Acquisition and System Design in CBR". Proceedings of the First European Workshop on Case-Based Reasoning 2: 360-365.
  • Börner, Katy. 1993. "Structural Similarity in Case-Based Design". Flle in hybriden Systemen. Beiträge zum 2. Workshop des Arbeitskreises fallbasiertes Schließen 1-13.
  • Börner, Katy, Klaus P. Jantke, Siegfried Schönherr, and Elisabeth-Ch Tammer. 1993. "Lernszenarien im fallbasierten Schlißen". FABEL-Report 14.
  • Janetzko, Dietmar, and Katy Börner. 1993. "Tasks-Methods-Knowledge Interdependencies in CBR-Systems". FABEL-Report 9.
  • Börner, Katy. 1993. "Term-Based Approach to Structural Similarity as Guidance for Adaptation". Similarity Concepts and Retrieval Methods, FABEL-Report 13.


  • Börner, Katy. 1992. "Komplexitätsreduktion von Konstruktionsaufgaben". Workshop Kontrolle von Problemlöseverfahren, German Workshop on Artificial Intelligence.
  • Börner, Katy. 1992. "Ein allgemeines Modell zur Speicherung episodischen Wissens und separat lernbare Ähnlichkeitsmaße". Workshop Ähnlichkeit von Fällen beim fallbasierten Schließen. SEKI-Report, Universität Kaiserslautern.
  • Börner, Katy. 1992. "Verfahren zur meßtechnischen Erfassung des punktualen Anstieges von Remissions-, Reflexions- und Transmissionsspektren mittels nur einer LED. DE 4126678 A1". Date of filing: 13.08.1991. Date of publication of application: 13.03.1992.
  • Börner, Katy. 1992. "Verfahren zur punktualen Ermittlung der spektralen Remissionsfunktion mittels eines optoelektronischen Farbmeßkopfes. DE 4120749 A1". Date of filing: 24.06.1991. Date of publication of application: 20.02.1992.