Professor Meyer's research focuses on the transition from analogue to digital technologies in research and knowledge creation across disciplines in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities. His research has included both qualitative and quantitative work with marine biologists, genetics researchers, physicists, digital humanities scholars, social scientists using big data, theatre artists, librarians, and organizations involved in computational approaches to research.
- E-science, e-research, scientific collaboration, computerisation of science
- Digital photography as new technology
- Issues about long term archiving and use of data, including privacy