University of Georgia

University of Georgia

- Biology and Biochemistry Ranking

United States Established: 1785 Scholars: 49
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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 University of Georgia. There are a total of 49 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Georgia is 2,745 with a mean value for the h-index of 56.02. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Georgia is 7,028 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 143.43.

Overview

University of Georgia

University of Georgia or UGA is a public land-grant research university in Athens, Georgia. It was chartered by the state of Georgia in 1785 but was only actually established in 1801 after a land site was selected. One of the oldest public universities in the United States and the flagship of the University System of Georgia, UGA belongs to the top-ranked institutions worldwide with contributions in biology, chemistry, and psychology.

University of Georgia Key Statistics

UGA is composed of 18 schools and colleges including the School of Law, College of Pharmacy, School of Social Work, and the College of Engineering. The university offers 24 baccalaureate degrees, 32 Master’s degrees, and four doctoral degrees.

University of Georgia has 39,147 students and employs 10,856 faculty and staff. The university has a main campus in Athens, two smaller campuses in Tifton and Griffin, two satellite campuses in Atlanta and Lawrenceville, and residential education and research centers in Washington, D.C., England, Italy, and Costa Rica. The campuses offer facilities such as dining halls, a hotel, and sports facilities.

Other University of Georgia key statistics include the university libraries that hold 5.27 million volumes and one of the largest map collections in the nation. The university is affiliated with the Southeastern Universities Research Association, Georgia Research Alliance, and the Oak Ridge Associated Universities.

University of Georgia Research

UGA is classified among “R1: Doctoral universities - Very high research activity”. The university has reported $495 million in research and development expenditures and more than 850 products derived from university research while the University of Georgia Research Foundation holds more than 1,000 active licenses and 500 U.S. and foreign patents.

Biology, psychology, and medicine are the top fields of University of Georgia research. Their work output has been presented at conferences such as The Web Conference in 2004, Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition conference in 2016, and the International Semantic Web Conference in 2003.

The most cited articles from the university are Bradford’s (1976) “A rapid and sensitive method for the quantitation of microgram quantities of protein utilizing the principle of protein-dye binding” that appeared in Analytical Biochemistry which has more than 211,000 citations, Chirgwin et al.’s (1979) “Isolation of biologically active ribonucleic acid from sources enriched in ribonuclease.” featured in Biochemistry and has over 24,500 citations, and Carroll’s (1979) “A three-dimensional conceptual model of corporate performance” published in the Academy of Management Review with close to 17,000 citations.

Research centers and institutes at UGA include the Wilson Center for Humanities and Arts, Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, River Basin Center, Plant Phenomics and Robotics Center, Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, Center for Vaccines and Immunology, Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases, and the Center for the Study of Global Issues. There are also the Biomedical and Translational Sciences Institute, Owens Institute for Behavioral Research, and the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography.

University of Georgia has produced more than 340,000 alumni including over 110 state and federal legislators, 70 federal judges, and numerous ambassadors, government officials, and state supreme court justices.
World
National
Scholar
D-index 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.
Citations
Publications
202 World 143 National
Gerald W. Hart

Gerald W. Hart

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 127 Citations 49,979 388
755 World 476 National
Peter Albersheim

Peter Albersheim

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 98 Citations 34,935 215
1253 World 751 National
Michael W. W. Adams

Michael W. W. Adams

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 87 Citations 22,392 310
1379 World 821 National
Roberto Docampo

Roberto Docampo

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 85 Citations 21,175 328
1492 World 877 National
Alan G. Darvill

Alan G. Darvill

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 83 Citations 23,612 159
1675 World 961 National
Mary Ann Moran

Mary Ann Moran

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 81 Citations 21,494 168
1778 World 1013 National
James Travis

James Travis

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 80 Citations 24,275 229
1787 World 1018 National
William B. Whitman

William B. Whitman

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 80 Citations 35,442 283
2467 World 1326 National
Clive A. Slaughter

Clive A. Slaughter

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 74 Citations 27,800 132
3457 World 1770 National
Silvia N. J. Moreno

Silvia N. J. Moreno

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 68 Citations 13,130 208
3479 World 1788 National
Robert S. Haltiwanger

Robert S. Haltiwanger

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 68 Citations 13,691 141
3480 World 1787 National
Zheng-Hua Ye

Zheng-Hua Ye

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 68 Citations 18,649 110
3482 World 1785 National
Michael G. Hahn

Michael G. Hahn

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 68 Citations 16,108 200
4052 World 2033 National
Karl-Erik Eriksson

Karl-Erik Eriksson

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 65 Citations 14,301 123
4178 World 2088 National
Richard S. Hussey

Richard S. Hussey

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 65 Citations 16,126 123
4542 World 2240 National
Lars G. Ljungdahl

Lars G. Ljungdahl

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 63 Citations 10,194 119
4921 World 2381 National
Kelley W. Moremen

Kelley W. Moremen

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 62 Citations 10,950 172
5096 World 2468 National
William S. York

William S. York

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 61 Citations 13,304 107
5285 World 2534 National
Wayne A. Parrott

Wayne A. Parrott

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 61 Citations 10,249 139
5985 World 2813 National
Steven M. Holland

Steven M. Holland

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 58 Citations 17,172 157
6020 World 2828 National
Ignacy Misztal

Ignacy Misztal

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 58 Citations 12,972 213
6353 World 2970 National
Ruiqin Zhong

Ruiqin Zhong

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 58 Citations 15,726 89
6356 World 2962 National
Joe L. Key

Joe L. Key

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 58 Citations 8,926 125
6664 World 3076 National
Murray S. Blum

Murray S. Blum

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 57 Citations 11,101 220
6936 World 3182 National
Pejman Rohani

Pejman Rohani

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 56 Citations 12,239 147
7112 World 3256 National
Joseph F. Frank

Joseph F. Frank

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 56 Citations 9,701 126
7725 World 3495 National
Lance Wells

Lance Wells

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 55 Citations 11,525 145
7775 World 3530 National
John M. Burke

John M. Burke

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 55 Citations 10,323 100
7854 World 3561 National
Chung K. Chu

Chung K. Chu

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 54 Citations 9,332 149
8231 World 3716 National
Paul F. Hendrix

Paul F. Hendrix

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 54 Citations 12,464 102
8493 World 3820 National
James T. Hollibaugh

James T. Hollibaugh

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 53 Citations 9,525 108
8715 World 3932 National
Michael J. Adang

Michael J. Adang

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 53 Citations 10,227 96
8719 World 3925 National
Stephen L. Hajduk

Stephen L. Hajduk

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 53 Citations 6,677 110
8748 World 3893 National
Jorge C. Escalante-Semerena

Jorge C. Escalante-Semerena

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 53 Citations 8,592 163
9294 World 4115 National
Michael R. Strand

Michael R. Strand

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 52 Citations 10,706 126
9671 World 4251 National
Steven L. Stice

Steven L. Stice

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 51 Citations 8,469 165
9876 World 4363 National
Harry A. Dailey

Harry A. Dailey

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 51 Citations 5,748 102
9881 World 4366 National
Esther van der Knaap

Esther van der Knaap

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 51 Citations 10,770 87
10319 World 4523 National
Travis C. Glenn

Travis C. Glenn

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 50 Citations 13,393 236
10425 World 4550 National
Robert E. Hodson

Robert E. Hodson

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 50 Citations 10,166 81
10751 World 4670 National
David Puett

David Puett

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 49 Citations 6,650 193
10783 World 4677 National
Lee H. Pratt

Lee H. Pratt

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 49 Citations 6,742 97
10788 World 4687 National
Malcolm A. O'Neill

Malcolm A. O'Neill

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 49 Citations 13,549 84
11534 World 4976 National
Christine M. Szymanski

Christine M. Szymanski

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 48 Citations 9,000 115
12028 World 5174 National
Janet Westpheling

Janet Westpheling

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 47 Citations 6,115 107
12372 World 5300 National
Anne O. Summers

Anne O. Summers

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 46 Citations 11,380 86
12400 World 5320 National
Mark R. Brown

Mark R. Brown

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 46 Citations 5,935 79
12440 World 5329 National
Parastoo Azadi

Parastoo Azadi

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 46 Citations 7,172 168
12943 World 5527 National
Miguel L. Cabrera

Miguel L. Cabrera

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 45 Citations 7,391 142
13246 World 5637 National
Duncan C. Krause

Duncan C. Krause

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 45 Citations 4,891 82
13905 World 5890 National
Norman H. Giles

Norman H. Giles

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 44 Citations 5,689 100
13991 World 5871 National
Justin Bahl

Justin Bahl

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 44 Citations 9,917 82
14746 World 6134 National
Stanley H. Kleven

Stanley H. Kleven

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 43 Citations 5,931 161
15131 World 6318 National
Nancy R. Manley

Nancy R. Manley

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 42 Citations 7,907 78
16222 World 6697 National
Eric T. Harvill

Eric T. Harvill

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 41 Citations 5,721 131
16362 World 6786 National
Debra Mohnen

Debra Mohnen

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 41 Citations 12,018 81
16426 World 6812 National
Lawrence J. Shimkets

Lawrence J. Shimkets

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 41 Citations 6,047 86
16910 World 6958 National
Milton J. Cormier

Milton J. Cormier

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 40 Citations 9,392 73
16920 World 6978 National
Donald A. Harn

Donald A. Harn

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 40 Citations 6,658 117
17187 World 7044 National
Casey M. Bergman

Casey M. Bergman

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 40 Citations 11,991 76
17308 World 7095 National
Ellen L. Neidle

Ellen L. Neidle

University of Georgia, United States
D-index 40 Citations 4,759 62

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 Biology and Biochemistry. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.