About Us

Research Interfaces focuses on disseminating basic research

Our mission is to strengthen knowledge transfer between academia, industry, and governments by highlighting research that has the potential to make an impact. Academic research is essential for innovation and policy-making, but too much good work is being lost in the current information overload. We want to change this.

Research Interfaces is based in Montreal, Canada. The initiative’s founder, Peter Kovacik, holds a Ph.D. from the University of Oxford and has more than a decade of experience in research and development of energy technologies.

Information Overload

is the number of new energy journals introduced by Elsevier and Springer in the past 5 years
~ 90,000
was the number of references on 'renewable energy' indexed by Google Scholar in 2019
23 %
is the annual growth rate of journal articles on 'energy storage' (ScienceDirect)

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