An Analysis of the Interdependent structure among disciplines of University Researches

대학연구의 분야간 상호의존성에 관한 연구

  • 송충한 (한국과학재단 정책연구팀)
  • Published : 2000.05.01


Interdisciplinary research is one of the well-known key words represent the 21st century As in the developed countries, interdisciplinary research is a pervasive phenomenon in Korea. This paper intends to clear up the interdependent structure among disciplines of university researches. First, 39.9% of individual and 59.8% of collaborative research projects of university researches are interdisciplinary. Second, the interdependency among disciplines of collaborative research is more severe than that of individual research. Third, The interdependency among disciplines indicates tile importance of the balanced development in all science and engineering fields.