Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from
OpenAlex and CrossRef by December 21st 2022.
This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Animal Science and Veterinary discipline and
affiliated with Texas Tech University.
There are a total of 7 researchers included with 5 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in Texas Tech University is 258 with a mean value for
the h-index of 36.86. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in Texas Tech University is 1,005 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 143.57.
Texas Tech University is a public research university in Lubbock, Texas, that is classified as an institution with very high research activity. It was founded in 1923 through legislation and is the largest comprehensive higher education institution in the western part of the state. It is the main institution of the Texas Tech University System that comprises four universities.
The university has 13 colleges and schools that altogether offer 150 undergraduate degrees, 100 master’s degrees, and 50 postgraduate programs. Texas Tech University also has regional sites for distance education at Colin, El Paso, Fredericksburg, Highland Lakes, Hill College, Junction, Rockwall, Waco, and Austin College. It is also present in Costa Rica, where students can choose from five baccalaureate degrees and one specialty program. As well. The university offers 80 degrees that students can complete wholly online. Those interested in continuing education, professional development, and certification training can find what they need at the Office of Continuing Education and Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.
When it comes to research, the institution is very active. The university recognizes over 60 research centers and institutes created by faculty, students, and staff who pursue the same line of research, instruction, or outreach. The university itself has 26 core facilities and resources for its students, faculty, and researchers. Some of these are the Center for Biotechnology and Genomics, Texas Tech Neuroimaging Institute, Mass Spectrometry Facility, Machine/Fabrication/Pump Shop, and the Cancer Center Cell Culture and Xenograft Repository.Those conducting research can utilize any of the shared research equipment available.
A few of the projects that the university is involved in are THRIVE! Rural America, research on cotton and natural fibers, and hurricane resilience. The former aims to find answers to challenges in energy, water, agriculture, education, obesity, and mental health. The latter, a collaborative work with five other universities,works towards mitigating floods and helping shape public policy in response to disaster in the Gulf Coast. Meanwhile, the cotton and natural fibers research group is concerned with improving the growth, production, commercialization, and use of the said materials.
To assist students and researchers in their endeavors, the university offers internal funding. It also helps them find external financing. Beside that, the institution offers a wide array of physical and digital resources in its six libraries: the main University Library, Law Library, Vietnam Archive, Architecture Library, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, and the Health Sciences Center Library.
Texas Tech University also helps launch tech startups with its Innovation Hub at Research Park. Here, entrepreneurs whose ideas can have an impact socially and commercially can find support.
You can also learn more about the educational performance of Texas Tech University in our ranking of US universities & colleges.
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.
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 D-Index >= 20 within the area of
Animal Science and Veterinary. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can