Collaboration and Productivity in Scientific Synthesis
Analysis of NCEAS data finds that face-to-face interaction and involvement of resident scientists are among the most important factors leading to successful synthesis groups. In addition, this study found that participation in synthesis groups increases scientists' tendencies to collaborate with others.
SE Hampton and JN Parker
BioScience, 61(11):900-910, 2011
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