Publications (Group By Category)

Submitted/In Press

  • Ginda, Michael, Naren Suri, Andreas Bueckle, and Katy Börner. "Empowering Instructors in Learning Management Systems: Interactive Heat Map Analytics Dashboard". Illinois Indiana ASEE Section Conference.
  • Abello, James, Katy Börner, Russ Caflisch, Tina Eliassi-Rad, Jianbo Gao, Lev Manovitch, Vwani Roychowdhury, and Timothy Tangherlini. "Culture Analytics". TBD.


  • Ginda, Michael, Michael C. Richey, Mark Cousino, and Katy Börner. 2019. "Visualizing learner engagement, performance, and trajectories to evaluate and optimize online course design". PLOS One e0215964. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0215964.
  • Snyder, Michael P., Shin Lin, Amanda Posgai, Mark Atkinson, Aviv Regev, Jennifer Rood, Orit Rosen, Leslie Gaffney, Anna Hupalowska, Rahul Satija, Nils Gehlenborg, Jay Shendure, Julia Laskin, Pehr Harbury, Nicholas A. Nystrom, Ziv Bar-Joseph, Kun Zhang, Katy Börner, Yiing Lin, Richard Conroy, Dena Procaccini, Ananda L. Roy, Ajay Pillai, Marishka Brown, and Zorina S. Galis. 2019. "Mapping the Human Body at Cellular Resolution -- The NIH Common Fund Human BioMolecular Atlas Program". arXiv:1903.07231.
  • Börner, Katy, Andreas Bueckle, and Michael Ginda. 2019. "Data visualization literacy: Definitions, conceptual frameworks, exercises, and assessments". PNAS 116 (6): 1857-1864. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1807180116.
  • Rockne, Russell C., Andrea Hawkins-Daarud, Kristin R. Swanson, James P. Sluka, James A. Glazier, Paul Macklin, David A. Hormuth, Angela M. Jarrett, Ernesto Augusto Bueno da Fonseca Lima, J. Tinsley Oden, George Biros, Thomas E. Yankeelov, Kit Curtius, Ibrahim Al Bakir, Dominik Wodarz, Natalia Komarova, Luis Aparicio, Mykola Bordyuh, Raul Rabadan, Stacey D. Finley, Heiko Enderling, Jimmy Caudell, Eduardo G. Moros, Alexander R. A. Anderson, Robert A. Gatenby, Artem Kaznatcheev, Peter Jeavons, Nikhil Krishnan, Julia Pelesko, Raoul R. Wadhwa, Nara Yoon, Daniel Nichol, Andriy Marusyk, Michael Hinczewski, and Jacob G. Scott. 2019. "The 2019 Mathematical Oncology Roadmap". Physical Biology doi: 10.1088/1478-3975/ab1a09.
  • DeLuca, Felice, Iqbal Hossain, Stephen Kobourov, and Katy Börner. 2019. "Multi-level tree based approach for interactive graph visualization with semantic zoom". arXiv:1906.05996.
  • Ozik, Jonathan, Nicholson Collier, Randy Heiland, Gary An, and Paul Macklin. 2019. "Learning-accelerated Discovery of Immune-Tumour Interactions". bioRxiv doi: 10.1101/573972.
  • 2019. "Network Visualization in the Humanities (Dagstuhl Seminar 18482)". Dagstuhl Reports 8 (11): 139-153. doi: 10.4230/DagRep.8.11.139.


  • 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.
  • Zoss, Angela. 2018. "Network Visualization Literacy: Task, Context, and Layout". Thesis, Doctor of Philosophy: Katy Börner, Johan Bollen, Hamid R. Ekbia, Staša Milojević. Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.
  • Shiffrin, Richard M., Katy Börner, and Steven M Stigler. 2018. "Scientific Progress Despite Irreproducibility: A Seeming Paradox". PNAS 115 (11): 2632-2639. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1711786114.
  • 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. 2018. "Science of Science". Science 359 (6379).
  • 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, William Rouse, Paul Trunfio, and H. Eugene Stanley. 2018. "Forecasting Innovations in Science, Technology, and Education". PNAS 115 (50): 12573-12581. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1818750115.
  • 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, Olga Scrivner, Michael Gallant, Shutian Ma, Xiaozhong Liu, Keith Chewning, Lingfei Wu, and James Evans. 2018. "Skill Discrepancies Between Research, Education, and Jobs Reveal the Critical Need to Supply Soft Skills for the Data Economy". PNAS 115 (50): 12630-12637. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1804247115.
  • Ploszaj, Adam, Xiaoran Yan, and Katy Börner. 2018. "The Impact of Air Transport Availability on Research Collaboration: A Case Study of Four Universities". arXiv:1811.02106.
  • Wojton, Mary Ann, Donnelley Hayde, Joe E. Heimlich, and Katy Börner. 2018. "Begin at the Beginning: A Constructionist Model for Interpreting Data Visualizations". Curator: The Museum Journal 61 (4): 559-574.
  • Azoulay, Pierre, Joshua Graff-Zivin, Brian Uzzi, Dashun Wang, Heidi Williams, James Evans, Ginger Zhe Jin, Susan Feng Lu, Benjamin F. Jones, Katy Börner, Karim R. Lakhani, Kevin J. Boudreau, and Eva C. Guinan. 2018. "Toward a More Scientific Science". Science 361 (6408): 1194-1197.
  • Staudt, Joseph, Huifeng Yu, Robert Light, Gerald Marschke, Katy Börner, and Bruce Weinberg. 2018. "High-impact and transformative science (HITS) metrics: Definition, exemplification, and comparison". PLoS ONE 13 (7): e0200597.


  • Record, Lisel, and Katy Börner. 2017. "Macroscopes for Exploring, Navigating, and Managing Science and Technology". In #Nodos, edited by Schwartz, Gustavo Ariel, and Victor E. Bermudez, 56-59. Next Door Publishers.
  • 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, Kwangsik Nho, Shannon Risacher, Katy Börner, Andrew Saykin, and Li Shen. 2017. "Genetic Findings Using ADNI Multimodal Quantitative Phenotypes: A 2016 Update". Alzheimer's & Dementia 13 (7): P694-P695.
  • 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): 1154-1159.
  • 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. Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.
  • Börner, Katy, Chin Hua Kong, Una O Osili, Robert Light, and Jacqueline Ackerman. 2017. "Philanthro-Metrics: Mining Multi-Million-Dollar Gifts". PLoS ONE 12 (5): e0176738. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0176738.
  • 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, Andreas Bueckle, Philip Beesley, and Matthew Spremulli. 2017. "Lifting the Veil". Future Technologies Conference (FTC) | Vancouver, Canada.
  • Emmons, Scott, Robert Light, and Katy Börner. 2017. "MOOC Visual Analytics: Empowering Students, Teachers, Researchers, and Platform Developers of Massively Open Online Courses". Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST) 68 (10): 2350-2363.
  • Murdock, Jaimie, Colin Allen, Katy Börner, Robert Light, Simon McCalister, Andrew Ravenscroft, Robert Rose, Doori Rose, Jun Otsuka, David Bourget, John Lawrence, and Chris Reed. 2017. "Multi-Level Computational Methods for Interdisciplinary Research In the HathiTrust Digital Library". PLoS ONE 12 (9): e0184188. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0184188.
  • Wible, Brad. 2017. "Crossing borders along an endless frontier". Science 356 (6339): 694. doi: 10.1126/science.356.6339.694-a.
  • 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.


  • 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.
  • 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 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.


  • 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, 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. 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. 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.






















  • Börner, Katy. 1993. "Structural Similarity in Case-Based Design". Flle in hybriden Systemen. Beiträge zum 2. Workshop des Arbeitskreises fallbasiertes Schließen 1-13.
  • 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. "Term-Based Approach to Structural Similarity as Guidance for Adaptation". Similarity Concepts and Retrieval Methods, FABEL-Report 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. 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. "Komplexitätsreduktion von Konstruktionsaufgaben". Workshop Kontrolle von Problemlöseverfahren, German Workshop on Artificial Intelligence.
  • 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.