University of Delaware

University of Delaware

- Chemistry Ranking

United States Established: 1743 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 Delaware. There are a total of 30 researchers included with 3 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Delaware is 1,794 with a mean value for the h-index of 59.80. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Delaware is 5,614 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 187.13.

Overview

The University of Delaware is the biggest university in Delaware and is known for its high research output, the high employability rate of its graduates, and its unique classification as a public-private university. The school also has an art conservation course, which is available in only three other universities in the United States. Moreover, Delaware is an R1 Doctoral University as well as a space-, sea-, and land-grant research organization.

Delaware is divided into 10 colleges and schools, focusing on areas like Business, Agriculture, Arts and Sciences, Engineering, and Health Sciences. It offers around 140 bachelor’s programs, 115 master’s programs, 44 doctoral programs, and four associate programs. Among these, the most prominent ones are Chemical Engineering, Materials Sciences, Environmental Studies, Linguistics, Engineering and Technology, Agriculture, and Chemistry. The school also has a popular music program.

Research in the university is conducted in around 80 centers and then condensed into eight initiatives: art conservation, biopharmaceuticals, composite materials, data science, disaster research, energy, environment, and rehabilitation. From 2010 to 2020, the university has accomplished more than 480 invention disclosures, 130 issued patents, 60 issued licenses, and 30 startups formed.

Delaware’s main campus is located in Newark and has campuses in Georgetown, Lewes, Wilmington, and Dover. While it houses its own dormitories, the university has also forged partnerships with local hotels and other providers of lodging to accommodate more learners. Amenities include sports stadiums, various learning environments, a grassy quadrangle, theaters, and a botanical garden,

Established in 1833, the University of Delaware was once a small school in Pennsylvania, dedicated to educating clergymen in 1743. It relocated to Newark in 1765 and was able to grant college degrees in 1834. It merged with a women’s college in 1921 to become the University of Delaware that we know today.

By 2020, Delaware has opened its doors to more than 18,600 undergraduates, 4,200 postgraduate students, 700 professional students, and 4,700 employees. Its alumni list has three people who signed the country’s declaration of independence, a Nobel laureate, a Tony Award winner, and a former United States vice president. Meanwhile, its faculty list is populated with renowned scientists, authors, and artists.

Delaware’s notable alumni include Joe Biden (U.S. vice president), Chris Christie (New Jersey governor), Joe Flacco (American football player), Tom Carper (U.S. senator), Daniel Nathans (microbiologist), and Raven (professional wrestler).

Delaware promotes the free exchange of ideas and cultivates learning for the benefit of local and international societies through academics and research. Besides academics, the university offers a lot of extracurricular activities like writing for school publications, broadcasting news on the school’s radio station, or joining any of its athletics programs.
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
480 World 223 National Donald L. Sparks

Donald L. Sparks

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 100 Citations 32,998 339
628 World 290 National Yushan Yan

Yushan Yan

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 95 Citations 30,487 316
666 World 309 National Dionisios G. Vlachos

Dionisios G. Vlachos

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 94 Citations 25,553 392
1298 World 536 National George W. Luther

George W. Luther

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 82 Citations 22,320 193
1687 World 657 National Chin-Pao Huang

Chin-Pao Huang

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 78 Citations 22,373 271
1731 World 679 National Stanley I. Sandler

Stanley I. Sandler

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 77 Citations 21,868 290
2782 World 1006 National Isao Noda

Isao Noda

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 69 Citations 20,048 388
2847 World 1040 National Raul F. Lobo

Raul F. Lobo

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 69 Citations 17,964 203
3099 World 1109 National Wilfred Chen

Wilfred Chen

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 67 Citations 12,369 169
3608 World 1266 National Abraham M. Lenhoff

Abraham M. Lenhoff

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 65 Citations 12,289 151
3666 World 1288 National Glenn P. A. Yap

Glenn P. A. Yap

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 65 Citations 13,488 391
3870 World 1338 National Mahendra Kumar Jain

Mahendra Kumar Jain

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 64 Citations 11,910 146
4879 World 1609 National Herbert E. Allen

Herbert E. Allen

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 60 Citations 16,267 122
5311 World 1721 National Murray V. Johnston

Murray V. Johnston

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 59 Citations 9,024 180
5318 World 1723 National Basudeb Saha

Basudeb Saha

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 59 Citations 10,447 175
5796 World 1793 National Thomas B. Brill

Thomas B. Brill

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 58 Citations 8,107 187
7115 World 2144 National Kristi L. Kiick

Kristi L. Kiick

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 54 Citations 9,979 154
7481 World 2201 National Joseph M. Fox

Joseph M. Fox

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 54 Citations 9,038 106
7662 World 2267 National Shimshon Gottesfeld

Shimshon Gottesfeld

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 53 Citations 26,922 88
7986 World 2359 National Colin Thorpe

Colin Thorpe

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 52 Citations 7,152 112
8450 World 2476 National Levi T. Thompson

Levi T. Thompson

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 51 Citations 7,606 136
9661 World 2757 National Dennis H. Evans

Dennis H. Evans

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 48 Citations 6,607 147
9967 World 2833 National Klaus H. Theopold

Klaus H. Theopold

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 47 Citations 6,771 138
10118 World 2863 National Dominic M. Di Toro

Dominic M. Di Toro

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 46 Citations 13,377 113
10329 World 2930 National Louise M. Liable-Sands

Louise M. Liable-Sands

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 46 Citations 7,378 150
10707 World 3033 National Richard F. Heck

Richard F. Heck

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 45 Citations 12,059 86
10723 World 3008 National Robert H. Wood

Robert H. Wood

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 45 Citations 6,560 163
11674 World 3208 National Robert D. Bach

Robert D. Bach

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 43 Citations 6,083 178
11800 World 3247 National Feng Jiao

Feng Jiao

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 42 Citations 9,921 70
11817 World 3251 National Tatyana Polenova

Tatyana Polenova

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 42 Citations 4,960 137
12275 World 3340 National John F. Rabolt

John F. Rabolt

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 41 Citations 7,909 110
12353 World 3363 National Michael T. Klein

Michael T. Klein

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 41 Citations 5,766 173
12990 World 3492 National Christopher J. Roberts

Christopher J. Roberts

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 40 Citations 5,942 94
13244 World 3512 National Bingjun Xu

Bingjun Xu

University of Delaware, United States
D-index 40 Citations 6,187 116

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