University of Łódź

University of Łódź

- Biology and Biochemistry Ranking

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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 Biology and Biochemistry discipline and affiliated with University of Łódź. There are a total of 1 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Łódź is 62 with a mean value for the h-index of 62.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Łódź is 343 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 343.00.


University of Łódź

University of Łódź is a public research university in Łódź, Poland. It was founded in 1945 but its roots can be traced back to 1921 following the establishment of the Teacher Training Institute. It is one of the leading higher education universities in the nation and is the first Polish public higher education institution that signed the Diversity Charter.

University of Łódź Key Statistics

The university’s educational structure is organized into several academic faculties. These include the Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, the Faculty of International and Political Studies, the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, and the Faculty of Geographical Sciences. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in diverse areas of study, including economics, sociology, chemistry, and biology.

It has a student population of more than 25,900 undergraduates and postgraduates. The university also employs over 2,600 academic staff members. Among its most notable alumni include Poland Minister of Justice Krzysztof Kwiatkowski, politician Cezary Grabarczyk, and European Parliament member Joanna Skrzydlewska.

Other University of Łódź key statistics are its numerous academic and administrative facilities that include student housing, health and wellness services, an auditorium, study spaces, and reading rooms. It also has a comprehensive library system that maintains over three million volumes.

University of Łódź Research

The university is one of the leading research institutions in the nation. Its main research areas are humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences. Its research projects are funded through grants and fellowships awarded by public and private organizations such as the Young Scientists Development Council, the European University Association, and the Alliance of Universities for Democracy.

The top three University of Łódź research fields are chemistry, physics, and biology. Its researchers, students, and faculty members have also presented their outputs in global research conferences and symposiums such as MIXDES: International Conference Mixed Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, WebSci: Web Science, and EDACSM: International Conference on Experience of Designing and Applications of CAD Systems in Microelectronics.

Its most cited research work is Kalemba and Kunicka’s (2003) “Antibacterial and antifungal properties of essential oils,” which was published in Current Medicinal Chemistry and has 2,056 citations to date. Meanwhile, its second most popular research work is Ackermann et al.’s (2007) “Operation of a free-electron laser from the extreme ultraviolet to the water window,” which was published in Nature Photonics and has been cited 1,876 times so far.

In addition, its third most popular research work is Brady et al.’s (1990) “A serine protease triad forms the catalytic centre of a triacylglycerol lipase.” This article, which talks about the true lipases’s ability to connect triacylglycerols and act as an oil-water interface, was published in Nature and has been cited 1,559 times by students and research professionals worldwide throughout its publication.

Furthermore, there are several interactive University of Łódź research centers and institutes on its premises. These include the Center for the Philosophy of Nature, the Center for Molecular and Macromolecular Studies, the ICRI-BioM International Centre for Research on Innovative Bio-based Materials, and the Laboratory of Spectrometry and Thermoluminescence Dating.
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.
6879 World 5 National
Janusz Blasiak

Janusz Blasiak

University of Łódź, Poland
D-index 62 Citations 20,648 343

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 >= 40 within the area of Biology and Biochemistry. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.