Create a publication network to make sense of your research journey.

View the Project on GitHub guillaumelobet/paperflow

PaperFlow - [beta]

PaperFlow display your publication in network fashion, making sense of your scientific journey. PaperFlow comes as a Shiny app. all you have to do is either clone the repo localy, or launch the app directly from Github. Enjoy!

PaperFlow is still in beta! If you find a bug, please report it here

Install and run PaperFlow

Run the following command in RStudio:

shiny::runGitHub("guillaumelobet/paperflow", "guillaumelobet") 

Network example

How does it work?

Paperflow follows a set of simple rules to create your network:
  1. The first paper is the oldest;
  2. Papers are connected using their keywords;
  3. Chronological order is respected between the papers;
  4. Size of the node is proportional to the number of citations;

PaperFlow likes CSV's

As input, PaperFlow needs a .csv file with the following columns: Important: fields needs to be separated by a semi-colon ( ; ). An example file is available here.

Required libraries