Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph
by December 6th 2021.
This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Biology and Biochemistry discipline and
affiliated with Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
There are a total of 64 researchers included with 8 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is 3,888 with a mean value for
the h-index of 60.75. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is 10,966 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 171.34.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey or simply Rutgers University (RU) is a public land-grant research university based in New Brunswick, New Jersey. It was founded in 1766 as Queen’s College and renamed Rutgers College in 1825 after Colonel Henry Rutgers before gaining its current name in 1924. Rutgers University belongs to the top-ranked institutions worldwide with contributions in the fields of medicine, biology, and chemistry.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Key Statistics
RU is composed of 29 schools and colleges including the School of Health Professions, Rutgers Law School, School of Public Affairs and Administration, and the School of Arts and Sciences. The university offers more than 150 undergraduate majors and over 400 graduate programs.
Rutgers University has 51,200 undergraduate students, 19,800 graduate students, and employs 8,700 faculty and 14,900 staff. The university has three distinct campuses in New Brunswick, Newark, and Camden and they collectively offer facilities such as residence halls, dining halls, health center, and recreational and sports facilities.
Other Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey key statistics include the Rutgers University Libraries system made up of 26 libraries that hold 4.3 million print and electronic volumes and 4.6 million microforms in addition to electronic indexes and abstracts, full-text electronic journals, and research guides.
The university is affiliated with the Association of American Universities, Oak Ridge Associated Universities, and the Universities Research Association.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Research
Rutgers University is classified among “R1: Doctoral Universities - Very high research activity” and has been the birthplace of various scientific breakthroughs including finding a cure for tuberculosis and developing eco-friendly building materials. For 2019, the university has reported $750.8 million in research grants and sponsored programs and more than 1,300 active issued worldwide patents.
Computer science, medicine, and biology are the top fields of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey research. Their work output has been presented at conferences such as the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition conference in 2018, the International Conference on Management of Data in 1993, and the Neural Information Processing Systems in 2013.
The most cited articles from the university are Berman et al.’s (1999) “The Protein Data Bank” that appeared in Nucleic Acids Research which has more than 36,000 citations, Agrawal et al.’s (1993) “Mining association rules between sets of items in large databases” featured in International Conference on Management of Data proceedings and has over 24,400 citations, and Arnett et al.’s (1988) “The American Rheumatism Association 1987 revised criteria for the classification of rheumatoid arthritis.” published in Arthritis & Rheumatism with above 24,300 citations.
RU has 300 research centers and institutes including the Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, BioMaPS Institute for Quantitative Biology, Center for Cancer Prevention Research, and the Rutgers University Cell and DNA Repository.
The university has produced more than 530,000 alumni that include former United States senators Clifford P. Case and Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, and Nobel laureates Milton Friedman (Nobel Prize in Economics), and Selman Waksman (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine).
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.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey,
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 D-Index >= 40 within the area of
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