National University of Central Buenos Aires

National University of Central Buenos Aires

Animal Science and Veterinary Ranking

Argentina Established: 1974 Scholars: 4
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s h-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all top researchers from the Animal Science and Veterinary discipline and affiliated with National University of Central Buenos Aires. There are a total of 4 researchers included with 4 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in National University of Central Buenos Aires is 135 with a mean value for the h-index of 33.75. The total sum of publications for top scientists in National University of Central Buenos Aires is 377 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 94.25.

Overview

National University of Central Buenos Aires

National University of Central Buenos Aires is a public university in Tandil, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. Colloquially known as Universidad Nacional del Centro de Buenos Aires (UNICEN), it was established in 1974 as part of the plan to diversify Argentina’s National University system. With a 50% acceptance rate and a diverse student body, UNICEN is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science, and Technology of Argentina as one of the country’s premier universities.

National University of Central Buenos Aires Key Statistics

UNICEN’s educational structure is organized into several academic faculties. These include the Faculty of Economic Sciences, the Faculty of Engineering, the Faculty of Social Sciences, and the Faculty of Agronomy. It offers comprehensive undergraduate and postgraduate courses in diverse areas of study, including law, engineering, economics, and social science.

It has a student population of more than 11,000 undergraduates and postgraduates. The university also employs over 500 academic and administrative staff members across several campus locations. These include the Main campus in Tandil, the Azul campus, and the Olavarria campus.

Other National University of Central Buenos Aires key statistics are its numerous academic and administrative facilities that include student housing, health and wellness services, sports courts, dining outlets, conference halls, and study spaces. It also has an extensive library system that houses more than 96,500 books and 876 periodical publication titles.

National University of Central Buenos Aires Research

UNICEN is one of the most prestigious research institutions in the nation. Its main research areas include environmental technology, social sciences, human sciences, and food technology. It is funded through grants and fellowships awarded by public and private organizations such as the Agencia Nacional de Promocion Cientifica y Tecnologica, the Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas, and the Fonda para la Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnologica.

The top three National University of Central Buenos Aires research fields are biology, geography, and materials science. Its researchers, students, and faculty members have also attended global research conferences and symposiums such as Soft Computing, the Southern Conference Programmable Logic, and the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence.

Its most popular research output is Bonavetti et al.’s (2003) “Limestone filler cement in low w/c concrete: A rational use of energy,” which was published in Cement and Concrete Research and has 322 citations to date. UNICEN’s second most cited research work is Hughes et al.’s (2014) “A structural approach to understanding the interactions between colour, water-holding capacity and tenderness,” which was published in Meat Science and has been cited 301 times so far.

Meanwhile, its third most cited research work is Llamas et al.’s (2016) “Ancient mitochondrial DNA provides high-resolution time scale of the peopling of the Americas.” This article was published in Science Advances and has been cited 257 times throughout its publication.

Furthermore, there are several interactive National University of Central Buenos Aires research centers and institutes on its premises. These include the Center for Integrated Research in Sustainable Agronomy Systems, the Center for Theater Studies and Cultural Consumptions, and the Center for Business Administration Studies.
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
177 World 1 National Carlos Lanusse

Carlos Lanusse

National University of Central Buenos Aires, Argentina
H-index 44 Citations 5,848 149
436 World 2 National Adrian Lifschitz

Adrian Lifschitz

National University of Central Buenos Aires, Argentina
H-index 31 Citations 3,141 85
480 World 3 National Guillermo Virkel

Guillermo Virkel

National University of Central Buenos Aires, Argentina
H-index 30 Citations 2,788 58
481 World 4 National Luis Alvarez

Luis Alvarez

National University of Central Buenos Aires, Argentina
H-index 30 Citations 2,947 85

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

We list only scientists having Microsoft Academic Graph H-Index >= 20 within the area of Animal Science and Veterinary. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.