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M.A. Social Studies of Science and Technology, Université Louis Pasteur (Strasbourg I), 2006

M.Sc. Physics, University of Ottawa, 2004

B.Sc. (Hons.), Physics, University of Ottawa, 2002


Matthew Wallace

Senior S&T Policy Analyst

Fontaine Building (Gatineau, QC)

CURRENT S&T / RESEARCH - R&D and related scientific activities (RSA) performance measurement; research evaluation and management; reviews of federal and departmental S&T; intellectual property issues; scientific advice on climate change; bibliometrics


Note: I am away on leave until April 2011, pursuing a doctoral degree at the Centre interuniversitaire de recherche sur la science et la technologie (


Gingras, Y. and M.L. Wallace. 2009. Why it has become more difficult to predict Nobel Prize winners: A bibliometric analysis of nominees and winners of the Chemistry and Physics Prizes (1901-2007). Scientometrics (in press).

Wallace, M.L., V. Larivière and Y. Gingras. 2009. Modeling a century of citation distributions. Journal of Informetrics. 3 (in press).

Wallace, M.L., Y. Gingras and R. Duhon. 2009. A new approach for detecting scientific specialties from raw cocitation networks. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 60(2): 240-246.

Wallace, M.L. and B. Joós. 2008. Microstructure and dynamics of a polymer glass subjected to instantaneous shear strain. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. 20(24): 244130.

Wallace, M.L. and B. Joós. 2006. Shear-induced Overaging in a Polymer Glass. Physical Review Letters. 96: 025501

Wallace, M.L., B. Joós and M. Plischke. 2004. The Rigidity Transition in Polymer Melts with van der Waals Interactions. Physical Review E. 70: 041501.

Expertise Categories associated with this S&T Expert:

Environmental Policy
     Policy Development
          Science management
     Science & Technology Communication
          Knowledge brokering
          Science-policy integration
     Science Policy
          Federal science and technology
          Knowledge translation
          Knowledge brokering