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Thomas Scherngell

PD Dr.rer.nat. Thomas Scherngell
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CV

2012-2013
Post-Doc Fellow, University of Macau
2012
Habilitation, WU Wien (Economic Geography and Regional Science)
since 2008
Senior Scientist, Innovation Systems Department, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology
2006
Doctoral degree, University of Vienna
2002-2007
University assistant, Institute for Economic Geography and GI Science, WU-Wien

Researcher Identifier

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Awards and Honors

2010
Martin Beckmann award for the best article published in Papers in Regional Science 2009

Classifications

  • 1807 Economic geography (Details)
  • 5350 Innovation research (Details)

Expertise

  • GIS
  • patents and patent citations
  • spatial econometrics
  • Technological Change
  • knowledge spillovers

Activities

Supervisor dissertation
  2016 Vienna University of Economics and Business - Principal Supervisor - Wanzenböck Iris, Title: Embeddedness of Regions in EU-funded R&D Networks and Regional Knowledge Production in Europe

Publications

Journal article

2017 Bergé, Laurent, Scherngell, Thomas, Wanzenböck, Iris. 2017. Bridging centrality as an indicator to measure the ‘bridging role’ of actors in networks: An application to the European Nanotechnology co-publication network. Journal of Informetrics, 11 (4), 1031-1042. (Details)
  Bergé, Laurent R., Wanzenböck, Iris, Scherngell, Thomas. 2017. Centrality of regions in R&D networks: A new measurement approach using the concept of bridging paths. Regional Studies. 51 (8), 1165-1178. (Details)
2015 You, Han, Barber, Michael, Scherngell, Thomas, Ni, Jingyun, Hu, Yuanjia. 2015. China’s landscape in oncology drug research: Perspectives from research collaboration networks. Chinese Journal of Cancer Research, 27 (2), 138-147. (Details)
  Wanzenböck, Iris, Scherngell, Thomas, Lata, Rafael. 2015. Embeddedness of European Regions in European Union-Funded Research and Development (R&D) Networks: A Spatial Econometric Perspective. Regional Studies, 49 (10), 1685-1705. (Details)
  Lata, Rafael and Scherngell, Thomas and Brenner, Thomas. 2015. Integration Processes in European Research and Development: A Comparative Spatial Interaction Approach Using Project Based Research and Development Networks, Co-Patent Networks and Co-Publication Networks. Geographical Analysis 47 (4): S. 349-375. (Details)
  Lepori, Benedetto and Veglio, Valerio and Heller-Schuh, Barbara and Scherngell, Thomas and Barber, Michael. 2015. Participations to European Framework Programs of higher education institutions and their association with organizational characteristics. Scientometrics 105 (3): S. 2149-2178. (Details)
  Hu, Yuanjia, Scherngell, Thomas, Qiu, Lu, Wang, Yuan. 2015. R&D internationalisation patterns in the global pharmaceutical industry: Evidence from a network analytic perspective. Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, 27 (5), 532-549. (Details)
  Kaufmann, Alexander, Scherngell, Thomas. 2015. Socio-Economic Determinants of Education-Based Travel in Austria: Evidence from a Spatial Interaction Modelling Perspective. SSRN Working Papers Series, , 1-14. (Details)
2014 Scherngell, Thomas and Borowiecki, Marcin and Hu, Yuanjia. 2014. Effects of knowledge capital on total factor productivity in China: A spatial econometric perspective. China Economic Review 29 S. 82-94. (Details)
  Wanzenböck, Iris and Scherngell, Thomas and Brenner, Thomas. 2014. Embeddedness of regions in European knowledge networks: a comparative analysis of inter-regional R\&D collaborations, co-patents and co-publications. Regional Studies 53 (2): S. 337-368. (Details)
2013 Hörlesberger, Marianne and Roche, Ivana and Besagni, David and Scherngell, Thomas and Francois, C and Cuxac, Pascal and Schiebel, Edgar and Zitt, Michel and Holste, Dirk. 2013. A concept for inferring `frontier research¿ in grant proposals. Scientometrics 97 (2): S. 129-148. (Details)
  Hoekman, Jarno and Scherngell, Thomas and Frenken, Koen and Tijssen, Robert. 2013. Acquisition of European research funds and its effect on international scientific collaboration. Journal of Economic Geography 13 (1): S. 23-52. (Details)
  Wanzenböck, Iris, Scherngell, Thomas, Fischer, Manfred M. 2013. How do firm characteristics affect behavioural additionalities of public R&D subsidies? Evidence for the Austrian transport sector. Technovation 33 (2-3), 66-77. open access (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas and Roche, Ivana and Hörlesberger, Marianne and Besagni, David and Züger, Marlies and Holste, Dirk. 2013. Initial comparative analysis of model and peer review process for ERC starting grant proposals. Research Evaluation 22 (4): S. 248-257. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas and Barber, Michael. 2013. Is the European R&D Network Homogeneous? Distinguishing Relevant Network Communities Using Graph Theoretic and Spatial Interaction Modelling Approaches. Regional Studies 47 (8): S. 1283-1298. (Details)
  Hu, Yuanjia and Scherngell, Thomas and Man, Silvia and Wang, Yuan. 2013. Is the United States Still Dominant in the Global Pharmaceutical Innovation Network? PLoS ONE 8 (11): S. e77247-e77247. (Details)
2011 Scherngell, Thomas and Hu, Yuanjia. 2011. Collaborative Knowledge Production in China: Regional Evidence from a Gravity Model Approach. Regional Studies 45 (6): S. 755-772. (Details)
  Paier, Manfred and Scherngell, Thomas. 2011. Determinants of Collaboration in European R&D Networks: Empirical Evidence from a Discrete Choice Model. Industry & Innovation 18 (1): S. 89-104. (Details)
  Lee, Christopher and Scherngell, Thomas and Barber, Michael. 2011. Investigating an online social network using spatial interaction models. Social Networks 33 (2): S. 129-133. (Details)
  Barber, Michael J., Fischer, Manfred M., Scherngell, Thomas. 2011. The community structure of R&D cooperation in Europe. Evidence from a social network perspective. Geographical Analysis. An International Journal of Theoretical Geography 43 (4), 415-432. open access (Details)
2009 Scherngell, Thomas and Barber, Michael. 2009. Distinct spatial characteristics of industrial and public research collaborations: evidence from the fifth EU Framework Programme. Ann Reg Sci 46 (2): S. 247-266. (Details)
  Fischer, Manfred M., Scherngell, Thomas, Jansenberger, Eva. 2009. Geographic localisation of knowledge spillovers: Evidence from high-tech patent citations in Europe. Annals of Regional Science 43 (4), 839-858. (Details)
  Fischer, Manfred M., Scherngell, Thomas, Reismann, Martin. 2009. Knowledge spillovers and total factor productivity. Evidence using a spatial panel data model. Geographical Analysis. An International Journal of Theoretical Geography 41 (2), 204-220. open access (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas and Barber, Michael. 2009. Spatial interaction modelling of cross-region R&D collaborations: empirical evidence from the 5th EU framework programme. Papers in Regional Science 88 (3): S. 531-546. (Details)
2007 Scherngell, Thomas, Fischer, Manfred M., Reismann, Martin. 2007. Total factor productivity effects of interregional knowledge spillovers in manufacturing industries across Europe. Romanian Journal of Regional Science 1 (1): 1-16. open access (Details)
  LeSage, James, Fischer, Manfred M., Scherngell, Thomas. 2007. Knowledge spillovers across Europe: Evidence from a Poisson spatial interaction model with spatial effects. Papers in Regional Science. The Journal of the Regional Science Association International 86 (3), 393-421. (Details)
2006 Fischer, Manfred M., Scherngell, Thomas, Jansenberger, Eva. 2006. The geography of knowledge spillovers between high-technology firms in Europe. Evidence from a spatial interaction modelling perspective. Geographical Analysis. An International Journal of Theoretical Geography 38 (4), 288-309. open access (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

2017 Paier, Manfred, Dünser, Martina, Scherngell, Thomas, Martin, Simon. 2017. Agent-based Modelling in RTI Policy: Application to the Austrian biotechnology industry. In: Innovation, Complexity and Policy. Contributions from 30 years of innovation policy research in Austria, Hrsg. Matthias Weber, 101-122. Wien: Peter Lang. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas, Bergé, Laurent, Wanzenböck, Iris. 2017. Bridging centrality: A new indicator to measure the positioning of actors in complex networks. In: Innovation, Complexity and Policy. Contributions from 30 years of innovation policy research in Austria, Hrsg. Matthias Weber, 85-100. Wien: Peter Lang. (Details)
  Ni, Jingyun, Hu, Yuanjia, Wan, Jianbo, Scherngell, Thomas, Kwan, Fung. 2017. Cross-regional Pharmaceutical Technology Transfer in China: An Empirical Study Based On Spatial Interaction Model. In: Innovation Value Chain of Chinese Pharmaceuticals, Hrsg. Yitao Wang, Yuanjia Hu, Albert Wai-Kit Chan, , 221-238. New York: United States-China Intellectual Property Institute Inc. (Details)
  Paier, Manfred, Dünser, Martina, Scherngell, Thomas, Martin, Simon. 2017. Knowledge Creation and Research Policy in Science-Based Industries: An Empirical Agent-Based Model. In: Innovation Networks for Regional Development. Concepts, Case Studies, and Agent-Based Models, Hrsg. Ben Vermeulen, Manfred Paier, 153-183. Berlin, Heidlelberg: Springer International Publishing. (Details)
2014 Scherngell, Thomas. 2014. The Structure of Cross-Country R&D Expenditure: A Social Network Analysis Perspective. In: The Internationalisation of Business R&D, Hrsg. Dachs, B., Stehrer, R. and Zahradnik, G. , S. 91-104. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing. (Details)
2013 Lata, Rafael and Scherngell, Thomas and Brenner, Thomas. 2013. Observing integration processes in European R&D networks: A comparative spatial interaction approach using project based R&D networks and co-patent networks. In: The Geography of Networks and R&D Collaborations, Hrsg. Scherngell, T. S. 131-150. Berlin-Heidelberg-New York : Springer. (Details)
  Hidas, Slavomir, Wolska, Martyna, Fischer, Manfred M., Scherngell, Thomas. 2013. Research collaboration and regional knowledge production in Europe. In: The Geography of Networks and R&D Collaborations, Hrsg. Scherngell, T. 317-334. Berlin, Heidelberg and New York: Springer. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas. 2013. Synopsis and outlook. In: The Geography of Networks and R&D Collaborations, Hrsg. Scherngell, T. S. 375-383. Berlin-Heidelberg-New York : Springer. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas and Barber, Michael. 2013. The community structure of European R&D collaboration. In: The Geography of Networks and R&D Collaborations, Hrsg. Scherngell, T. S. 151-173. Berlin-Heidelberg-New York : Springer. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas. 2013. The networked nature of R&D in a spatial context. In: The Geography of Networks and R&D Collaborations, Hrsg. Scherngell, T. S. 3-11. Berlin-Heidelberg-New York : Springer. (Details)
2010 Fischer, Manfred M., Reismann, Martin, Scherngell, Thomas. 2010. Spatial interaction and spatial autocorrelation. In: Perspectives on Spatial Data Analysis, Hrsg. Anselin, L., Rey, S. J. 61-79. Berlin, Heidelberg und New York: Springer. (Details)
2009 Fischer, Manfred M., Scherngell, Thomas, Jansenberger, Eva. 2009. Patents, patent citations and the geography of knowledge spillovers in Europe. In: Innovation, Dynamic Regions and Regional Dynamics, Hrsg. Karlsson C., Andersson A.E., Cheshire P., Stough, R. R. 331-345. Berlin, Heidelberg and New York: Springer. (Details)
2005 Fischer, Manfred M., Scherngell, Thomas, Jansenberger, E. 2005. Patents, patent citations and the geography of knowledge spillovers in Europe. In: Regional Scientists' Tribute to Professor Ryszard Domanski, Studia Regionalia Vol. 15, Hrsg. Markowski, T. 57-75. Warsaw: Polish Academy of Sciences. (Details)
2003 Schartinger, D., Scherngell, T. und Weber, M.. 2003. Strukturen, Prozesse und Argumentationsmuster der Forschungs- und Technologiepolitik: Fallstudie Großbritannien. In Dachs, B., Diwisch, S., Kubeczko, K., Leitner, K.-H., Schartinger, D., Weber, M., Gassler, H., Polt, W., Schibany, A. und Streicher, G.: Zukunftspotentiale der österreichischen Forschung. Materialband. Wien, Rat für Forschungs- und Technologieentwicklung, S. 23-37 (Details)

Edited book (editorship)

2013 Scherngell, Thomas, Hrsg. 2013. The Geography of Networks and R&D Collaborations. Berlin-Heidelberg-New York : Springer. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2017 Scherngell, Thomas, Dünser, Martina, Zinilli, Antonio . 2017. Examples of R&D network analyses: SNA measures and selected regression methods. Course Introduction to methods and applications to the JoREP/EUPRO database with network analysis approaches, Rome, Italien, 20.11.17-21.11.17. (Details)
  Wanzenböck, Iris, Scherngell, Thomas, Dünser, Martina. 2017. Impacts of EU funded R&D networks on the generation of Key Enabling Technologies: Empirical evidence from a regional perspective. EMAEE 2017: Creativity, Innovation and Economic Dynamics, Strasbourg, Frankreich, 31.05.17-03.06.17. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas, Bergé, Laurent, Wanzenböck, Iris. 2017. Measuring the 'bridging role' of organisations in knowledge networks: Insights from the Nanotechnology co-publication Network. DRUID 2017 - Annual Conference, New York, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 12.06.17-14.06.17. (Details)
  Uhlbach, Wolf-Hendrik, Balland, Pierre-Alexandre, Scherngell, Thomas. 2017. R&D Policy and Technological Trajectories of Regions: Evidence from the EU Framework Programmes. 22nd International Conference on Science and Technology Indicators: Innovation, Participation and actor-based STI indicators, Paris, Frankreich, 06.09.17-08.09.17. (Details)
  Wanzenböck, Iris, Dünser, Martina, Scherngell, Thomas. 2017. RTI policy for co-creation activities and its effects on Key Enabling Technologies: Regional evidence from the 7th EU Framework Programme. Annual Conference of the Eu-SPRI Forum: "The Future of STI - The Future of STI Policy" Wien, Österreich, 07.06.17-09.06.17. (Details)
  Wanzenböck, Iris, Dünser, Martina, Scherngell, Thomas. 2017. RTI policy for co-creation activities and its effects on Key Enabling Technologies: Regional evidence from the 7th EU Framework Programme. Annual Conference of the Eu-SPRI Forum: "The Future of STI - The Future of STI Policy" Wien, Österreich, 07.06.17-09.06.17. (Details)
  Uhlbach, Wolf-Hendrik, Balland, Pierre-Alexandre, Scherngell, Thomas. 2017. The effects of the European Union Framework Programmes on the technological diversification of European regions. Annual Conference of the Eu-SPRI Forum: "The Future of STI - The Future of STI Policy" Wien, Österreich, 07.06.17-09.06.17. (Details)
  Villard, Lionel, Perruchas, Francois, Scherngell, Thomas, Barber, Michael, Larédo, Philippe. 2017. The role of European Programmes in the European distribution of knowledge, the case of nanoscience and technology. Annual Conference of the Eu-SPRI Forum: "The Future of STI - The Future of STI Policy" Wien, Österreich, 07.06.17-09.06.17. (Details)
  Villard, Lionel, Perruchas, Francois, Scherngell, Thomas, Barber, Michael J., Laredo, Philippe. 2017. The role of European Programmes in the European distribution of knowledge, the case of nanoscience and technology. 22nd International Conference on Science and Technology Indicators: Innovation, Participation and actor-based STI indicators, Paris, Frankreich, 06.09.17-08.09.17. (Details)
2016 Bergé, Laurent, Wanzenböck, Iris, Scherngell, Thomas. 2016. A new approach to measure the centrality of regions in R&D networks. 3rd Geography of Innovation Conference, Toulouse, Frankreich, 28.01.16-30.01.16. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas, Bergé, Laurent, Wanzenböck, Iris. 2016. Bridging centrality: A new indicator to measure the positioning of actors in R&D networks. 21st International Conference on Science and Technology Indicators, Valencia, Spanien, 14.09.16-16.09.16. (Details)
  Zahradnik, Georg, Scherngell, Thomas. 2016. Die österreichische Biobased Industry im internationalen Vergleich. Stakeholderdialog "Biobased Industry" Wien, Österreich, 23.11.16. (Details)
  Paier, Manfred, Dünser, Martina, Scherngell, Thomas, Martin, Simon. 2016. Ex-ante evaluation of research policy. Open Evaluation 2016, Wien, Österreich, 24.11.16-25.11.16. (Details)
  Paier, Manfred, Scherngell, Thomas. 2016. Quantitative Modelle als unterstützendes Instrumentarium zur Evaluierung von FTI Politikern. Plattform Forschungs- und Technologieevaluierung (fteval inside: fteval insight), Wien, Österreich, 23.06.16. (Details)
  Dünser, Martina, Paier, Manfred, Scherngell, Thomas, Martin, Simon. 2016. Simulating regional knowledge creation. 56th ERSA Congress, Wien, Österreich, 23.08.16-26.08.16. (Details)
  Wanzenböck, Iris, Scherngell, Thomas, Dünser, Martina. 2016. The role of R&D networks for regional knowledge production in Key Enabling Technologies (KETs). 56th ERSA Congress, Wien, Österreich, 23.08.16-26.08.16. (Details)
2015 Dünser, Martina, Paier, Manfred, Scherngell, Thomas, Martin, Simon. 2015. An empirical agent-based model of knowledge generaton: The case of policy scenarios in Austrian biotechnology. 4th Workshop of the SKIN Community, Naples, Italien, 19.05.15-22.05.15. (Details)
  Bergé, Laurent, Wanzenböck, Iris, Scherngell, Thomas. 2015. Centrality of regions in R&D networks: A new measurement approach using the concept of bridging paths. Workshop - Tèrbeli hálózatok elemzése, Pécs, Ungarn, 25.06.15-26.06.15. (Details)
  Barber, Michael, Guffarth, Daniel, Scherngell, Thomas. 2015. Determinants of spatial distribution of European aerospace: contrasting R&D and supply. 55th Congress of the European Regional Science Association, Lisbon, Portugal, 25.08.15-28.08.15. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas. 2015. Die Analyse von Innovationsnetzwerken und Netzwerkforschung am AIT. Grundlagen, Basiskonzepte und Projektbeispiele. Impulsvortrag im Rahmen der PI Technologischer Wandel, Standortwettbewerb und Globalisierung. Wien, Österreich, 14.04.15. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas. 2015. Innovationsnetzwerke: Theoretische Grundlagen und analytische Konzepte. PI Technologischer Wandel, Standortwettbewerb und Veranstaltung für Globalisierung, Wien, Österreich, 14.12.15. (Details)
  Paier, Manfred, Dünser, Martina, Scherngell, Thomas, Martin, Simon. 2015. Knowledge bases evolving under policy scenarios: An empirical agent-based simulation of Austrian biotechnology. IWcee 15 - International Workshop on Computational Economics and Econometrics, Rom, Italien, 28.05.15-29.05.15. (Details)
  Scherngell, Thomas. 2015. The Geography of R&D Networks. Development, State of the Art and Prospects. Workshop to celebrate Professor Manfred M. Fischer's Retirement, Wien, Österreich, 21.09.15. (Details)

Dissertation

2016 Scherngell, Thomas. 2016. Embeddedness of regions in EU-funded R&D networks and regional knowledge production in Europe. Dissertation, WU. open access (Details)
2006 Scherngell, Thomas. 2006. Interregionale Wissensspillovers zwischen europäischen Regionen – Eine empirische Analyse am Beispiel der High-Tech Industrie. Dissertation, Universität Wien . (Details)

Projects

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