University of Tübingen

University of Tübingen

- Biology and Biochemistry Ranking

Germany Established: 1477 Scholars: 40
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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 Tübingen. There are a total of 40 researchers included with 2 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Tübingen is 2,298 with a mean value for the h-index of 57.45. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Tübingen is 6,497 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 162.43.

Overview

University of Tübingen

University of Tübingen, officially known as the Eberhard Karl University of Tübingen, is a public higher education and research institution based in Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It was founded in 1477 by Count Eberhard V and conferred its present official name in 1769 with the involvement of Duke Karl Eugen. A prime location for academic studies and research, the University of Tübingen is prominent for its excellent teaching and top research.

University of Tübingen Key Statistics

Unlike other German institutions, the University of Tübingen is not a campus university. Instead, it is spread throughout Tübingen and belongs to the five “university towns” in Germany. It comprises seven faculties that are subdivided into several departments. Some of these academic units include the Faculty of Protestant Theology, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Humanities, and the Faculty of Science.

University of Tübingen offers over 200 courses in bachelor, master, and doctorate levels. It also provides interdisciplinary and intercultural studies and several language courses. Moreover, the university participates in student exchange programs with connections from over 150 foreign institutions. Some of its top-ranked courses include arts and humanities, biology, neuroscience and behavior, and oncology.

The university has a student population of around 27,000, with more than 21,000 undergraduates, 4,600 postgraduates, and 2,000 doctoral students. Approximately 12 percent of its students come from overseas. It employs about 3,600 academic staff and nearly 1,400 administrative personnel.

Other University of Tübingen key statistics include its museum with eight scientific teaching collections and other iconic artifacts. It also houses a university library that contains over three million volumes and more than 7,600 journals.

University of Tübingen Research

The university has been recognized as one of the most prestigious research institutions worldwide. It was also declared a “center of excellence” for artificial intelligence, ancient cultures, and religious studies. Its top three research fields are medicine, biology, and internal medicine.

University of Tübingen researchers have published in notable journal publications like Nature, bioRxiv, and Nature Genetics. They have also been invited to attend and present research papers at top conferences, such as Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, the International Conference on Learning Representations, and Neural Information Processing Systems.

The most cited article produced by the University of Tübingen research is Stupp et al.’s (2005) “Radiotherapy plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide for glioblastoma.” It received 17,326 citations and was published in The New England Journal of Medicine. The institution’s second most cited research output is Amsler et al.’s (1996) “Review of particle physics.” A total of 16,006 books, articles, and other publications cited this outstanding work, and it was featured in Physics Letters B. The third most cited article is Olive et al.’s (2014) “Review of particle physics.” This distinguished research received a total of 12,915 citations and was published in Chinese Physics C.

University of Tübingen is also home to several research centers and institutes, including the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, the German Center for Diabetes Research, the Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research, and the Center for Infection Research.

It is affiliated with several academic and research organizations, such as the German Universities Excellence Initiative, the Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities, and the Matariki Network of Universities.
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
252 World 19 National
Florian Lang

Florian Lang

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 121 Citations 67,252 1,132
414 World 31 National
Günther Jung

Günther Jung

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 111 Citations 42,282 449
475 World 36 National
Klaus Schulze-Osthoff

Klaus Schulze-Osthoff

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 108 Citations 44,593 316
1531 World 111 National
Volkmar Braun

Volkmar Braun

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 83 Citations 16,966 207
1997 World 148 National
York-Dieter Stierhof

York-Dieter Stierhof

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 78 Citations 21,942 142
2181 World 160 National
marius ueffing

marius ueffing

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 76 Citations 17,036 286
2831 World 218 National
Hartwig Wolburg

Hartwig Wolburg

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 71 Citations 21,281 194
3871 World 287 National
Hans-Jörg Bühring

Hans-Jörg Bühring

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 66 Citations 18,245 135
4072 World 304 National
Hubert Kalbacher

Hubert Kalbacher

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 65 Citations 15,383 229
4670 World 332 National
Klaus Hantke

Klaus Hantke

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 63 Citations 13,682 97
5058 World 367 National
Andreas K. Nussler

Andreas K. Nussler

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 61 Citations 16,072 206
5256 World 387 National
Thorsten Nürnberger

Thorsten Nürnberger

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 61 Citations 34,744 120
5313 World 393 National
Largus T. Angenent

Largus T. Angenent

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 60 Citations 16,910 129
5703 World 428 National
Stefan Laufer

Stefan Laufer

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 59 Citations 10,137 264
6001 World 456 National
Daniel H. Huson

Daniel H. Huson

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 58 Citations 51,589 114
6116 World 464 National
Oliver Kohlbacher

Oliver Kohlbacher

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 58 Citations 13,716 159
6584 World 502 National
Karl Walter Bock

Karl Walter Bock

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 57 Citations 11,511 143
6715 World 518 National
Bernd Hamprecht

Bernd Hamprecht

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 57 Citations 9,703 118
6740 World 519 National
Doron Rapaport

Doron Rapaport

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 57 Citations 9,305 110
6883 World 532 National
Robert Feil

Robert Feil

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 56 Citations 14,089 122
7638 World 581 National
Sebastian Wesselborg

Sebastian Wesselborg

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 55 Citations 15,387 88
7778 World 590 National
Karl Forchhammer

Karl Forchhammer

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 55 Citations 9,277 123
8033 World 614 National
Manu Sharma

Manu Sharma

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 54 Citations 14,530 91
9131 World 676 National
Bernd Nürnberg

Bernd Nürnberg

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 52 Citations 11,753 137
9325 World 694 National
Georg Felix

Georg Felix

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 52 Citations 23,745 72
9425 World 705 National
Stephan M. Huber

Stephan M. Huber

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 51 Citations 10,507 132
9445 World 706 National
Thomas Wieder

Thomas Wieder

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 51 Citations 10,413 84
9481 World 708 National
Lutz Heide

Lutz Heide

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 51 Citations 6,731 133
10159 World 750 National
Michael Schwarz

Michael Schwarz

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 50 Citations 8,585 124
11589 World 847 National
Mathias W. Seeliger

Mathias W. Seeliger

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 47 Citations 8,347 98
11597 World 848 National
Katja Schenke-Layland

Katja Schenke-Layland

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 47 Citations 9,395 159
11814 World 866 National
Christian Harteneck

Christian Harteneck

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 47 Citations 11,304 64
11875 World 873 National
Karl-Heinz Wiesmüller

Karl-Heinz Wiesmüller

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 47 Citations 7,760 134
13164 World 968 National
Marja C.P. Timmermans

Marja C.P. Timmermans

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 45 Citations 7,874 78
14188 World 1046 National
Joachim E. Schultz

Joachim E. Schultz

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 43 Citations 6,995 121
14219 World 1054 National
Heinz-R. Köhler

Heinz-R. Köhler

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 43 Citations 6,653 128
14304 World 1063 National
Peter Ruth

Peter Ruth

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 43 Citations 8,101 82
14375 World 1066 National
Hans-Peter Fiedler

Hans-Peter Fiedler

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 43 Citations 6,289 130
14406 World 1068 National
Wilhelm K. Aicher

Wilhelm K. Aicher

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 43 Citations 6,783 124
16139 World 1178 National
Stephan Ossowski

Stephan Ossowski

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 41 Citations 15,542 102
16666 World 1207 National
Claudia A. Müller

Claudia A. Müller

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 40 Citations 7,494 122
17018 World 1227 National
Frank Essmann

Frank Essmann

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 40 Citations 6,264 66
17613 World 1253 National
Christiane Goerke

Christiane Goerke

University of Tübingen, Germany
D-index 40 Citations 5,834 53

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.

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