Instituto Superior Técnico

Instituto Superior Técnico

- Chemistry Ranking

Portugal Established: 1911 Scholars: 13
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Best scientists

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Chemistry discipline and affiliated with Instituto Superior Técnico. There are a total of 13 researchers included with 0 of them also being included in the global ranking.

Overview

Instituto Superior Técnico

Instituto Superior Técnico is (IST or Técnico) is a public research university in Lisbon, Portugal. It was founded in 1911 and became part of the Technical University of Lisbon. It is the largest school of science and technology, engineering, and architecture in the country in terms of R&D output, faculty size, and enrollment. Técnico is internationally recognized for its academic and research programs in physics engineering, aerospace, and biomedical engineering.

Instituto Superior Técnico Key Statistics

IST comprises 10 departments offering more than 80 courses, including 19 undergraduate programs, 32 postgraduate programs, and 33 Ph.D. programs, including several specialized courses. Some of these academic units include the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Georesources, Department of Nuclear Sciences and Engineering, and the Department of Bioengineering.

Instituto Superior Técnico's student population is approximately 11,458, composed of 6,495 undergraduates and 4,768 postgraduates. It employs 853 academic staff

The other Instituto Superior Técnico key statistics include its three campuses spread across the Lisbon metropolitan area, namely the Tecnológico e Nuclear Campus in Loures, Taguspark campus in Oeiras, and the main Alameda campus in Lisbon.

IST has numerous academic and research affiliations, including the Top Industrial Managers for Europe, the Consortium Linking Universities of Science and Technology for Education and Research, and the Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research.

Instituto Superior Técnico Research

Técnico has a world-class research and development program comprising 23 R&D units divided into more than 50 working groups.​ Its top fields of research are physics, computer science, and materials science.

Instituto Superior Técnico research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like Physical Review Letters, Physical Review D, and ChemInform. Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as ICASSP: International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, ICRA: International Conference on Robotics and Automation, and CDC: Conference on Decision and Control.

The most cited Instituto Superior Técnico research publication is Perlmutter et al.’s (1999) “Measurements of Ω and Λ from 42 High-Redshift Supernovae.” This popular experimental report was published in The Astrophysical Journal and has received 22,730 citations to date.

The university’s second most cited publication is Madeira and Oliveira’s (2004) “Biclustering algorithms for biological data analysis: A survey,” which appeared in the IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics and has been cited 2,506 times.

Moreover, IST’s third most cited publication is Nascimento and Dias’s (2005) “Vertex component analysis: A fast algorithm to unmix hyperspectral data,” which was published in the IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing and has received 2,400 citations.

The university has several research centers and institutes. Its research facilities for basic sciences include the Centre for Computational and Stochastic Mathematics, Centre for Functional Analysis, Linear Structures and Applications, Centre for Nuclear Sciences and Technologies, and the Centre for Mathematical Analysis, Geometry and Dynamical Systems.

For applied life sciences, some of Técnico‘s research units are the Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences, Centre for Computational and Stochastic Mathematics, Centre for Management Studies of IST, and the Centre for Nuclear Sciences and Technologies.
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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.
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1021 World 4 National
Armando J. L. Pombeiro

Armando J. L. Pombeiro

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 87 Citations 30,040 812
1117 World 7 National
Isabel M. Marrucho

Isabel M. Marrucho

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 85 Citations 22,644 297
2207 World 13 National
M. Fátima C. Guedes da Silva

M. Fátima C. Guedes da Silva

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 73 Citations 16,181 444
2669 World 18 National
Alexander M. Kirillov

Alexander M. Kirillov

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 70 Citations 9,367 239
3060 World 22 National
José N. Canongia Lopes

José N. Canongia Lopes

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 68 Citations 20,655 202
4005 World 33 National
Joaquim M. S. Cabral

Joaquim M. S. Cabral

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 63 Citations 14,952 422
6826 World 57 National
João P. C. Tomé

João P. C. Tomé

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 55 Citations 9,366 238
6927 World 59 National
Luísa M. D. R. S. Martins

Luísa M. D. R. S. Martins

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 55 Citations 7,400 229
7441 World 63 National
Luis F. Veiros

Luis F. Veiros

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 54 Citations 7,410 215
8194 World 69 National
João Costa Pessoa

João Costa Pessoa

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 52 Citations 6,776 155
8518 World 72 National
Kamran T. Mahmudov

Kamran T. Mahmudov

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 51 Citations 6,746 216
9305 World 81 National
Maximilian N. Kopylovich

Maximilian N. Kopylovich

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 49 Citations 5,610 130
9811 World 86 National
Manuel Prieto

Manuel Prieto

Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
D-index 47 Citations 7,239 149

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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