The Darwinator is both the product of and a tool to support numerous research projects and educational experiments in innovation and new product development. The list of academic and popular publications includes:

Terwiesch C. and K.T. Ulrich (2009)
Innovation Tournaments, Harvard Business School Press, May 14, 304pp.
Girotra, K, C. Terwiesch and K.T. Ulrich (2008)
"Where do the Best – and Worst – Ideas Come From," Sloan Management Review. 49:4, 10-13.
Kornish, L.J. and K.T. Ulrich (2011)
"Opportunity Spaces in Innovation: Empirical Analysis of Large Samples of Ideas," Management Science.57:107-128.
Girotra, K, C. Terwiesch and K.T. Ulrich (2008)
"Idea Generation and the Quality of the Best Idea," Management Science. 56:4, 591-605.
Terwiesch, C. and Y. Xu (2006)
"Innovation Contests, Open Innovation, and Multiagent Problem Solving," Management Science. 54:9, 1529-1543.