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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 161 Citations 109,357 943 World Ranking 38 National Ranking 22
Best Scientists D-index 201 Citations 179,634 2,041 World Ranking 175 National Ranking 116

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Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Internal medicine
  • Enzyme

David L. Kaplan focuses on SILK, Fibroin, Tissue engineering, Biomedical engineering and Nanotechnology. The concepts of his SILK study are interwoven with issues in Biomaterial, Biocompatibility and Self-healing hydrogels. His Biomaterial research incorporates elements of Electrospinning and Sericin.

His research in Fibroin intersects with topics in Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, Chemical engineering, Polymer chemistry, Bombyx mori and Aqueous solution. The various areas that he examines in his Tissue engineering study include Cartilage, Anatomy and Extracellular matrix, Mesenchymal stem cell, Cell biology. The concepts of his Biomedical engineering study are interwoven with issues in Stromal cell, Regeneration, Bone morphogenetic protein 2 and In vivo.

His most cited work include:

  • Development of criteria for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis: Classification of osteoarthritis of the knee (5001 citations)
  • Porosity of 3D biomaterial scaffolds and osteogenesis. (4126 citations)
  • Silk-based biomaterials (2476 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are SILK, Fibroin, Nanotechnology, Tissue engineering and Cell biology. David L. Kaplan studied SILK and Chemical engineering that intersect with Aqueous solution. His work in Fibroin addresses subjects such as Polymer chemistry, which are connected to disciplines such as Polymer.

His study on Tissue engineering is covered under Biomedical engineering. His Biomedical engineering study combines topics in areas such as In vivo and Regeneration. David L. Kaplan combines subjects such as Cell culture and Cellular differentiation with his study of Cell biology.

He most often published in these fields:

  • SILK (32.89%)
  • Fibroin (23.53%)
  • Nanotechnology (17.94%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • SILK (32.89%)
  • Fibroin (23.53%)
  • Nanotechnology (17.94%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary scientific interests are in SILK, Fibroin, Nanotechnology, Cell biology and Self-healing hydrogels. His SILK study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Tissue engineering, Biocompatibility, Chemical engineering, Nanofiber and Biomaterial. His Fibroin research includes themes of Surface modification and Biomedical engineering.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Biopolymer and 3D printing. The Cell biology study combines topics in areas such as In vitro and Cell type. As part of his studies on Self-healing hydrogels, he often connects relevant areas like Biophysics.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Agarose-based biomaterials for tissue engineering. (156 citations)
  • Nanofibrils in nature and materials engineering (153 citations)
  • Silkworm silk-based materials and devices generated using bio-nanotechnology. (108 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Gene
  • Internal medicine
  • Enzyme

David L. Kaplan spends much of his time researching SILK, Nanotechnology, Fibroin, Self-healing hydrogels and Tissue engineering. His SILK research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Biocompatibility, Chemical engineering, Nanofiber, Biophysics and Bombyx mori. He studies Nanotechnology, namely Biomaterial.

He has included themes like Wound healing and Sericin in his Biomaterial study. His Fibroin study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Bone regeneration and Scaffold. His Tissue engineering research includes elements of Epithelium, Pathology and Proteolytic enzymes.

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Best Publications

Development of criteria for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis: Classification of osteoarthritis of the knee

R. Altman;E. Asch;D. Bloch;G. Bole.
Arthritis & Rheumatism (1986)

6642 Citations

Porosity of 3D biomaterial scaffolds and osteogenesis.

Vassilis Karageorgiou;David Kaplan.
Biomaterials (2005)

5960 Citations

Silk-based biomaterials

Gregory H Altman;Frank Diaz;Caroline Jakuba;Tara Calabro.
Biomaterials (2003)

3429 Citations

Silk as a biomaterial

Charu Vepari;David L. Kaplan.
Progress in Polymer Science (2007)

2248 Citations

The American College of Rheumatology criteria for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis of the hip.

R. Altman;G. Alarcón;D. Appelrouth;D. Bloch.
Arthritis & Rheumatism (1990)

2034 Citations

Materials fabrication from Bombyx mori silk fibroin

Danielle N Rockwood;Rucsanda C Preda;Tuna Yücel;Xiaoqin Wang.
Nature Protocols (2011)

1691 Citations

Mechanism of silk processing in insects and spiders

Hyoung-Joon Jin;David L Kaplan.
Nature (2003)

1325 Citations

Dissolvable films of silk fibroin for ultrathin conformal bio-integrated electronics

Dae Hyeong Kim;Jonathan Viventi;Jason J. Amsden;Jianliang Xiao.
Nature Materials (2010)

1287 Citations

Electrospun silk-BMP-2 scaffolds for bone tissue engineering.

Chunmei Li;Charu Vepari;Hyoung-Joon Jin;Hyeon Joo Kim.
Biomaterials (2006)

1254 Citations

New opportunities for an ancient material.

Fiorenzo G. Omenetto;David L. Kaplan.
Science (2010)

1207 Citations

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