Symplectic Elements

It captures, stores and reuses information about researchers, research outputs (bibliographic and bibliometric), grants, and impact.

It provides data to support assessment, dissemination, open access, and reporting activities, including:

  • the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021
  • departmental webpages
  • ‘Act on acceptance’
  • Researchfish collections

Data is captured from a range of internal and external sources eg CrossRef and PubMed. Users then enrich and curate their own data.