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 University of Prince Edward Island.
There are a total of 7 researchers included with 3 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists
in University of Prince Edward Island is 223 with a mean value for
the h-index of 31.86. The total sum of
publications for top scientists in University of Prince Edward Island is 639 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 91.29.
University of Prince Edward Island
University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) is a public university in Charlottetown, Canada. It was founded in 1969, following the merger between St. Dunstan’s University (SDU) and the Prince of Wales College. Regarded as one of the oldest academic institutions in the nation, UPEI is known worldwide for its multidisciplinary programs in liberal arts and science.
University of Prince Edward Island Key Statistics
UPEI is organized into several academic faculties and schools. These include the School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences, the School of Climate Change and Adaptation, the Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering, and the Faculty of Education. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in diverse areas of study, including business, science, nursing, and mathematics.
It has more than 4,660 students, including over 4,200 undergraduates and around 460 postgraduates. The university also employs more than 200 academic staff members across its lone 134-acre campus. Its campus houses several SDU buildings, such as Dalton Hall, the War Memorial Hall, and the main building.
Other University of Prince Edward Island key statistics and campus facilities include the Bernardine Hall, the Blanchard Hall, the Bill and Denise Andrew Hall, and the Robertson Library that provides students with access to study spaces and computers.
University of Prince Edward Island Research
UPEI is one of the leading research institutions in the nation. It is acknowledged for its notable contributions in biosciences and health research, as well as agriculture. Research activities are funded by grants and fellowships from SSHRC Explore Research Grants, the National Research Council of Canada, and the George Coles Bursary Research Grant.
The top three University of Prince Edward Island research fields are biology, medicine, and veterinary medicine. Researchers from the university have also attended global research conferences and symposiums, such as CloudCom: IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, CHI: Human Factors in Computing Systems, and MSN: Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks.
Its most cited research output is Tremblay et al.’s (2017) “Sedentary behavior research network (SBRN) – Terminology consensus project process and outcome,” which was published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity and has 1,617 citations to date. UPEI’s second most popular research work is Tremblay et al.’s (2016) “Canadian 24-hour movement guidelines for children and youth: An integration of physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and sleep,” which was published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism and has been cited 945 times thus far.
Meanwhile, its third most popular research work is Carson et al.’s (2016) “Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth: An update.” This article, which examines the relationships between subjectively and objectively measured sedentary behavior and health indicators in children and youth aged five to 17 years old, was also published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism and has been cited 803 times.
In addition, it runs several interactive University of Prince Edward Island research centers and institutes. These include the Sir James Dunn Animal Welfare Centre, the Centre for Health and Community Research, the Aquatic Virology Collaborating Centre, and the Institute for Island Studies.
University of Prince Edward Island,
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
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