Issue No.01 - Jan.-Feb. (2013 vol.11)
Daniel E. Geer Jr. , In-Q-Tel
Daniel G. Conway , Northwestern University
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2013.21
Academic contributions to security and privacy's body of knowledge are quantitatively increasing in the aggregate while the half-life of individual articles is decreasing. Using citation half-life as a rate measure on knowledge diffusion, academic insight remains at a significant disadvantage given opponents who distribute their ideas in near real-time.
Bibliometrics, Publishing, Citation analysis, half-life, scholar, citations
Daniel E. Geer Jr., Daniel G. Conway, "The Times, They Are a Changin'", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol.11, no. 1, pp. 94-95, Jan.-Feb. 2013, doi:10.1109/MSP.2013.21