Xavier Polanco

Xavier Polanco is a research engineer at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientific (CNRS) in France. He is head of the research and innovation unit (URI) at the Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique (INIST). His research interests include informetrics, natural language processing, knowledge representation, and artificial neural networks, particularly for mapping scientific and technical information. He is member of the scientific council of the "Intelligence Logicielle" (Software Intelligence) a French research and technology pole in Lorraine (Nancy). Participant in an Union European research project on cybermetric indicators and science technology economy system.