Articles & Papers

How to Protect Nuclear Plants From Terrorists

April 13, 2016

Allison Macfarlane,The Conversation, 2016,

From Research Project to Research Portfolio: Meeting Scale and Complexity

September 01, 2015

Nicholas S. Vonortas and Jonathan Linton. Foresight-Russia, 2015, 9(2), 38-43. 

The New Politics of Interdependence: Cross-National Layering in Trans-Atlantic Regulatory Disputes

July 01, 2015

Henry Farrell and Abraham Newman. Comparative Political Studies, 2015, 48(4): 497-526. 

Antecedents of Innovation Impacts in Publicly Funded Collaborative R&D Projects

March 01, 2015

Nicholas S. VonortasYiannis Spanos and Irini Voudouri. Technovation, 2015, 36-37: 53-64

Strategic Technology Alliances and Networks

January 08, 2015

Nicholas S. Vonortas and Lorenzo ZiruliaEconomics of Innovation and New Technology, 2015, 24(5): 490-509.

Streamlining the Visa and Immigration System for Scientists and Engineers

September 24, 2014

Albert H. Teich. Issues in Science and Technology, Fall 2014, pages 55-64.

Is JFK Style Leadership the Catalyst?

July 01, 2014

Presented by current student Raphael Perrino at the AIAA SPACE 2014 Conference and Exposition, August 5, 2104

Academic Entrepreneurship: An American (Individualistic) Perspective

September 30, 2013

Nicholas S. Vonortas and James D. KettenhofenAsian Research Policy, 2013, 4(2). 

Administrative reform of Japanese Space Policy Structures in 2012

June 13, 2013

Keiichi Anan, Space Policy, 10 June 2013. 

Social Networks in R&D Program Evaluation

March 25, 2013

Nicholas S. VonortasJournal of Technology Transfer, 2013, 38(5): 577-606.

Network Structure and Robustness

March 25, 2013

Nicholas S. Vonortas and Koichiro Okamura. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 2013, 22(4): 392-411. 

Economics and Financing of Satellite Communications

January 02, 2013

Henry Hertzfeld. In Handbook of Satellite Applications. Pelton, Jr., Joseph N.; Madry, Scott; Camacho-Lara, Sergio (Eds.) Springer, 2013.

A Space Launch without a Space Program

April 01, 2012

Scott Pace38 North: Informed Analysis of North Korea, April 2012.

Scale and Performance in Publicly Funded Collaborative Research and Development

March 01, 2012

Nicholas S. VonortasR&D Management, 2012, 42(5): 494-513. (With Yiannis E. Spanos)


Event Recording: Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz

A full video of the April 29th lecture event on "Science and Technology Policy in Brazil: The Role of Sub-National Initiatives," given by the Science Director of the Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz. This event was part of annual Allan Bromley Memorial Lecutre, co-hosted with the University of Ottawa. 

Al Teich at the Euroscience Open Forum

Research Professor Albert Teich traveled to Copenhagen, Denmark, to participate in the 2014 Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF2014), June 21-26.  ESOF is Europe’s largest, general science meeting. Teich was a member of ESOF's Scientific Program Committee. The meeting featured 120 sessions, plus plenaries and keynote lectures and drew 4,500 participants. Almost 40,000 local residents participated in the "Science in the City Festival" held conjunction with the meeting.

Nicholas S. Vonortas appointed to São Paulo Excellence Chair

The UNICAMP Departamento de Política Científica e Tecnológica has established a new research and doctoral teaching programme on innovation policy and innovation systems centered around a São Paulo Excellence Chair (SPEC).  A novel funding instrument in the State of São Paulo, the new SPEC programme was established recently at DPCT by the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP).  It is established for five years, starting September 1, 2014, with the possibility of further extension.