University of Salford

University of Salford

Animal Science and Veterinary Ranking

United Kingdom Established: 1850 Scholars: 3
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 University of Salford. There are a total of 3 researchers included with 2 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in University of Salford is 105 with a mean value for the h-index of 35.00. The total sum of publications for top scientists in University of Salford is 223 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 74.33.


University of Salford

University of Salford is a public research university in Salford, England. It was founded as Pendleton Mechanics Institute in 1850 and gained university status in 1967 through a Royal charter. It is recognized among the top public degree-granting universities in the Greater Manchester Area.

University of Salford Key Statistics

The university’s educational structure is organized into seven schools. These academic units include the School of Computing, Science and Engineering, the School of Environment and Life Sciences, the School of Built Environment, and the School of Health and Society. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in computer science, engineering, business, and health.

It has more than 21,000 students, including nearly 17,500 undergraduates and over 4,000 postgraduates. The university also employs more than 2,700 administrative staff who are spread across multiple campus locations. These campuses are the Peel Park campus, the Adelphi campus, and the Frederick Road campus.

The other University of Salford key statistics are its various academic and administrative facilities such as the Salford Museum and Art Gallery, the Innovation Forum Building, student housing, and several research and demonstration spaces. It also has a comprehensive library that holds various printed and electronic books, journals, periodicals, serial titles, subject and research guides, maps, audio-visual, and access to academic databases.

University of Salford Research

The university is an active research institution with collaborative partnerships with several organizations. These research activities and outputs are funded by grants and fellowships from the Santander Universities Travel Award, the United Kingdom Government, and the European Union.

Its top three research fields are medicine, computer science, and internal medicine. Researchers from the university have also been invited to global research conferences and symposiums such as ICDAR: International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, SACMAT: Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies, and ICRA: International Conference on Robotics and Automation.

University of Salford’s most cited research output is Wu et al.’s (2007) “Top 10 algorithms in data mining,” which was published in Knowledge and Information Sciences and has 5,812 citations to date. Its second most popular research output is Grant and Booth (2009) “A typology of reviews: An analysis of 14 review types and associated methodologies,” which was published in Health Information and Libraries Journals and cited 4,794 times.

Meanwhile, its third most cited research output is Waddell et al.’s (1993) “A fear-avoidance beliefs questionnaire (FABQ) and the role of fear-avoidance beliefs in chronic low back pain and disability.” This article was published in Pain and cited 3,736 times by students and research professionals worldwide.

In addition, there are also numerous University of Salford research centers and institutes on each of its campuses. These include the Salford Innovation Research Centre, the Centre for Urban Processes, Resilient Infrastructures & Sustainable Built Environments, the Centre for Health Sciences and Research, and the Centre for Social and Health Research.

Its other research facilities are Salford Business School Research, the Arts, Media and Communication Research Centre, the Biomedical Research Centre, and the Ecosystems and Environment Research Centre.
58 World 7 National Philip S. Craig

Philip S. Craig

University of Salford, United Kingdom
H-index 58 Citations 8,578 144
776 World 66 National Judith E. Smith

Judith E. Smith

University of Salford, United Kingdom
H-index 26 Citations 2,563 46
1598 World 121 National K. J. Bown

K. J. Bown

University of Salford, United Kingdom
H-index 21 Citations 2,166 33

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.