Publications and Electronic Dissemination

The Committee on Publications and Electronic Dissemination was established in 2017 as a result of the merger of the Committee on Electronic Publishing and Committee on Publications.

Committee members

NameEmailRoleTenure beginsTenure endsTerm
Thierry Bouchethierry.bouche@univ-grenoble-alpes.frChair20172022II
Olaf Teschkeolaf.teschke@fiz-karlsruhe.deVice chair20172024II
Fatiha Alabau-Boussouirafatiha.alabau@univ-lorraine.frMember20172024II
Vittorio Coti Zelativittorio.cotizelati@unina.itMember20172024II
José Ferreira Alvesjfalves@fc.up.ptMember20212024I
Benoît R. Kloecknerbenoit.kloeckner@u-pec.frMember20212024I
Tere Martinez-Seara Alonsotere.m-seara@upc.eduMember20212024I
Barbara Nellibarbara.nelli@univaq.itMember20212024I
Tomaz Pisanskitomaz.pisanski@fmf.uni-lj.siMember20172024II
José Miguel Urbanojmurb@mat.uc.ptMember20212024I

Terms of Reference

PED's remit is to address issues relating to the publishing of scholarly mathematical literature, and access provision, specifically:

  • Publishing in a broad sense including electronic publishing, dissemination and long-term preservation, as well as on-line resources of knowledge like open archives, mathematical blogs, Q&A fora, video libraries, knowledge bases, math-aware retrieval etc.
  • Open Access, sustainable business model.
  • Ethics in publishing, scientific quality of publications, peer review, use and misuse of scientometrics (in collaboration with the Ethics Committee),
  • zbMATH, including the role of its Scientific User Committee.
  • EMS Publishing House (in collaboration with its SAB).
  • Digital Mathematics Libraries, their sustainability and enhancement with new forms of knowledge including mathematical software, specialised mathematical research data, etc., efforts towards the Global Digital Mathematics Library.

EC liaison

Susanna Terracini