Leo C. J. Egghe

Education and Position:

M.Sc. Mathematics (Rijksuniversiteit Gent, Belgium); Dr. in Mathematics (Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen, Belgium); Habilitation in Mathematics (University of Antwerpen), Ph.D. in Infomration Science (City University London, UK), Chief librarian LUC (Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium),
Professor (Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen, Belgium)
Member of the Commission for nominations and promotion of the Royal Library of Belgium
Chairman, First International Conference on Bibliometrics and Theoretical Aspects of Information Retrieval, Diepenbeek 1987, Belgium
Member of the International Program Committee of the Biennual World Conferences on Scientometrics and Informetrics

Board Member, International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics (I.S.S.I.)

Advisory Board Member, Scientometrics

Co-author of 'Introduction to Informetrics'.

Area of Research:

Informetric theory; informetric laws; explanations: citation analysis: information retrieval; theory of collaboration and collaboration measures; mathematical modelling in the information sciences.

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