University of Aveiro

University of Aveiro

- Chemistry Ranking

Portugal Established: 1973 Scholars: 30
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

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 Chemistry discipline and affiliated with University of Aveiro. There are a total of 30 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 Aveiro is 1,703 with a mean value for the h-index of 56.77. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Aveiro is 8,100 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 270.00.

Overview

University of Aveiro

University of Aveiro (UA) is a public research university in Aveiro, Portugal. Also known as Universidade de Aveiro, the university was established in 1973. It is affiliated with several academic institutions, including the European Consortium of Innovative Universities, the European University Association, and the European Spatial Development Planning Network. UA is also the first Portuguese academic institution with a postgraduate program to be accredited by the European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education as an IT-oriented European Accredited Engineering Masters.

University of Aveiro Key Statistics

UA is composed of 16 academic departments. These are the Department of Economics, Management, Industrial Engineering and Tourism, the Department of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics, the Department of Environment and Planning, and the Department of Communication and Art. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in diverse learning areas, including engineering, business administration, sea sciences, and applied mathematics.

The university has a student population of more than 15,000, which includes over 2,700 postgraduates. It also employs nearly 1,000 administrative staff members across multiple buildings and external campuses. These campuses are the Oliveira de Azeméis Campus, the Santiago Campus, and the Agueda Campus.

Other University of Aveiro key statistics are its modern academic and non-academic facilities that include over 25 campus buildings, a residential complex, parking lots, ecological spots, green spots, a field track, and a library. Built by Portuguese architect and educator Alvaro Siza, the university library houses special collections of physical books, electronic journals, foreign and Portuguese periodicals, and subject guides.

University of Aveiro Research

UA is an active research institution that delivers high-quality research outputs on multiple subject areas consistently. These research projects and activities are funded by grants and scholarships awarded by the Framework Programmes for Research and Technological Development, the Research Support Office, and the National Science Foundation.

The university is known for producing notable research outputs in materials science, chemistry, and computer science. It has also sent its researchers to international research conferences and symposiums such as IMS: International Microwave Symposium, OFC: Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and SBIA: Brazilian Symposium on Artificial Intelligence.

Aveiro's most popular research work is Laskar et al.’s (2004) “A long-term numerical solution for the insolation quantities of the Earth,” which was published in Astronomy and Astrophysics and cited 2,763 times. Meanwhile, its second most cited work is Dorogovtsev et al.’s (2008) “Critical phenomena in complex networks,” which was published in Reviews of Modern Physics and cited 2,115 times.

In addition, its third most cited work is Jeffery et al.’s (2011) “A quantitative review of the effects of biochar application to soils on crop productivity using meta-analysis.” This article which aims to assess the relationship between crop productivity and biochar was published in Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment and has 1,822 citations.

Other University of Aveiro research facts and figures are its modern research facilities that include 19 research centers. These research centers are the Research Centre for Didactics and Technology in Teacher Education, the Centre of Research and Development in Mathematics and Applications, and the Institute of Ethnomusicology – Centre of Music and Dance Studies.
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
440 World 1 National João A. P. Coutinho

João A. P. Coutinho

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 102 Citations 36,610 688
1597 World 8 National Mara G. Freire

Mara G. Freire

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 79 Citations 19,222 254
2556 World 16 National Luís D. Carlos

Luís D. Carlos

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 70 Citations 17,072 361
2946 World 19 National Armando J. D. Silvestre

Armando J. D. Silvestre

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 68 Citations 13,695 290
3050 World 21 National João Rocha

João Rocha

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 68 Citations 22,114 540
3308 World 25 National Armando C. Duarte

Armando C. Duarte

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 66 Citations 14,280 366
3439 World 27 National José A. S. Cavaleiro

José A. S. Cavaleiro

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 66 Citations 15,256 518
3883 World 32 National Manuel A. Coimbra

Manuel A. Coimbra

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 64 Citations 11,860 250
4308 World 34 National Artur M. S. Silva

Artur M. S. Silva

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 62 Citations 15,344 666
5553 World 45 National Manfred Spraul

Manfred Spraul

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 58 Citations 11,289 121
5704 World 46 National Martyn Pillinger

Martyn Pillinger

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 58 Citations 9,826 242
5865 World 48 National Carlos Pascoal Neto

Carlos Pascoal Neto

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 57 Citations 8,323 128
6248 World 51 National Carmen S.R. Freire

Carmen S.R. Freire

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 56 Citations 8,763 178
6473 World 54 National Filipe A. Almeida Paz

Filipe A. Almeida Paz

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 56 Citations 10,919 368
7186 World 60 National Tito Trindade

Tito Trindade

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 54 Citations 9,112 253
7219 World 61 National Jorge R. Frade

Jorge R. Frade

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 54 Citations 8,029 244
7855 World 66 National Marta Otero

Marta Otero

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 53 Citations 8,140 155
7866 World 67 National Anabela A. Valente

Anabela A. Valente

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 53 Citations 8,473 215
8458 World 71 National Isabel S. Gonçalves

Isabel S. Gonçalves

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 51 Citations 7,792 258
8776 World 74 National José R. B. Gomes

José R. B. Gomes

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 50 Citations 6,838 241
8861 World 75 National Fernando M.B. Marques

Fernando M.B. Marques

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 50 Citations 9,004 185
8954 World 77 National Dmitry V. Evtuguin

Dmitry V. Evtuguin

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 50 Citations 6,677 179
9201 World 79 National Augusto C. Tomé

Augusto C. Tomé

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 49 Citations 6,453 194
9486 World 82 National Rute A. S. Ferreira

Rute A. S. Ferreira

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 48 Citations 6,743 179
9783 World 85 National Maria G. P. M. S. Neves

Maria G. P. M. S. Neves

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 47 Citations 6,268 204
9991 World 87 National Vítor Félix

Vítor Félix

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 47 Citations 7,005 225
10439 World 91 National Ana M. Gil

Ana M. Gil

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 45 Citations 6,014 129
11705 World 101 National Eduarda Pereira

Eduarda Pereira

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 42 Citations 6,386 187
12711 World 109 National Ivonne Delgadillo

Ivonne Delgadillo

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 40 Citations 6,544 156
12782 World 111 National Filipe M.L. Figueiredo

Filipe M.L. Figueiredo

University of Aveiro, Portugal
D-index 40 Citations 5,337 126

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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