With Georgeta Bordea and Paul Buitelaar from DERI, National University of Ireland Galway, I submitted a WebSci'13 paper that analyses the WebSci community based on NLP of WebSci publications. This page points to the tools and data sources, and shares some of the results.

Please feel free to make use of these data. If you do, we'd love to hear what you find: do let us know by emailing my first name at this domain.


Saffron is a system developed at DERI that provides insights in a research community or organization by analysing its main terms of investigation and the experts associated with these terms.

Gephi is a network visualisation and exploration tool.

Data sources

Our analysis encompassed:


After processing the data with Saffron and Gephi we had the following materials: