Contributed by: Alexandra Kahn
To better understand how Scopus helps to support research and development outcomes, and pass that information along to you, we recently surveyed R&D organizations that use Scopus.
Whether to stay abreast of scientific developments, develop new ideas quicker, keep ahead of the competition, or find key experts and opinion leaders, organizations have found Scopus enables their R&D researchers to overcome industry challenges.
In this post, we focus on 2 key ways Scopus is making a difference for researchers in the R&D industry.
Finding key experts
A key benefit of Scopus repeatedly expressed was the ability to find the right experts working in a specific area of interest. A few of the comments relating to this included:
“We were faced with a technical problem where we didn't have the competencies internally. Scopus searches allowed us to find experts in academia and brought us back up to speed quickly.” Researcher, Large Electronics Company
“I needed some external