University of Florence

University of Florence

- Chemistry Ranking

Italy Established: 1321 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 Florence. There are a total of 30 researchers included with 5 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Florence is 1,907 with a mean value for the h-index of 63.57. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Florence is 8,885 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 296.17.

Overview

University of Florence is one of the oldest and largest public research universities in Italy. Home to over 60,000 students, the university offers graduate and undergraduate degree programs in a broad range of fields. It is further organized into 12 schools, namely Psychology, Physics and Natural Sciences, Architecture, Agriculture, Economics, Education, Arts, Mathematics, Political Science, Engineering, Law, Pharmacology, and Medicine and Surgery.

Established in 1321 by the Florentine Republic, the University of Florence began life as the Studium Generale. It is also the first medieval university in Italy recognized by Pope Clement VI. Initially, the Studium offered programs in medicine, literature, and civil and canon law. Some famous scholars also used to teach at the Studium, including Giovanni Boccaccio, poet and professor of Ancient Greek and Literature. Leonardo da Vinci also used to carry out anatomy studies at the Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, which is affiliated with the University of Florence today.

The university also has a long list of notable alumni, which includes world-recognized poets, architects, doctors, and political leaders. Pope Pius II, head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from August 19, 1458 to August 14, 1464, also finished his studies at the University of Florence, as well as Italian prime ministers Lamberto Dini and Matteo Renzi.

Over the years, the university has undergone a number of transformations, from being an imperial university under the monarchy of Emperor Carlo VII to becoming a full-fledged university recognized by the Government of Unified Italy in 1923. With a special Act of Parliament, the university was developed into its current state and organized into various faculties.

Faculties at the University of Florence are traditionally located based on their subject matter. For instance, the faculties of Economics, Law, and Political Sciences are located in the Polo delle Scienze Sociali, near a courthouse in the Novoli district. On the other hand, Close to a hospital in the Careggi district are the faculties of pharmacology, medicine, and surgery. Meanwhile, the faculties of Physical, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences can be found in Siesto Fiorentino. As for the faculties of history, literature, pedagogy, and philosophy, they are located in the center of Florence, which is considered as Italy’s capital of arts.

With a strong commitment to providing world-class education quality to students from all backgrounds, the university offers challenging academic programs that transform knowledge, learning, and cultural experiences into history-changing innovations.
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
70 World 1 National Claudiu T. Supuran

Claudiu T. Supuran

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 137 Citations 83,617 1,645
309 World 7 National Andrea Scozzafava

Andrea Scozzafava

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 109 Citations 40,633 578
336 World 8 National Dante Gatteschi

Dante Gatteschi

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 107 Citations 58,371 477
355 World 9 National Ivano Bertini

Ivano Bertini

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 106 Citations 38,681 663
582 World 15 National Roberta Sessoli

Roberta Sessoli

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 96 Citations 42,911 281
991 World 20 National Andrea Caneschi

Andrea Caneschi

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 87 Citations 29,328 319
1111 World 21 National Claudio Luchinat

Claudio Luchinat

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 85 Citations 25,090 562
1539 World 28 National Lucia Banci

Lucia Banci

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 79 Citations 18,574 351
1912 World 38 National Marco Mascini

Marco Mascini

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 75 Citations 16,974 200
2289 World 44 National Luigi Messori

Luigi Messori

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 72 Citations 15,293 305
3415 World 72 National Daniela Vullo

Daniela Vullo

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 66 Citations 14,856 300
3792 World 82 National Piero Baglioni

Piero Baglioni

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 64 Citations 14,276 416
4190 World 97 National Paola Mura

Paola Mura

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 63 Citations 9,425 188
5007 World 122 National Alessio Innocenti

Alessio Innocenti

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 60 Citations 8,946 139
5963 World 153 National Lorenzo Sorace

Lorenzo Sorace

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 57 Citations 10,108 204
6721 World 185 National Carla Ghelardini

Carla Ghelardini

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 55 Citations 8,583 285
7037 World 203 National Andrea Bencini

Andrea Bencini

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 55 Citations 7,777 238
7040 World 205 National Vincenzo Schettino

Vincenzo Schettino

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 55 Citations 7,935 189
7409 World 218 National Andrea Goti

Andrea Goti

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 54 Citations 8,672 176
7850 World 238 National Antonio Bianchi

Antonio Bianchi

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 53 Citations 9,785 252
7859 World 235 National Giulietta Smulevich

Giulietta Smulevich

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 53 Citations 7,056 191
7899 World 244 National Claudio Sangregorio

Claudio Sangregorio

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 52 Citations 10,405 146
8147 World 257 National Rolando Guidelli

Rolando Guidelli

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 52 Citations 6,677 219
9124 World 294 National Annalisa Romani

Annalisa Romani

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 49 Citations 7,174 118
9558 World 315 National Fabrizio Carta

Fabrizio Carta

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 48 Citations 7,682 179
9899 World 324 National Giacomo Parigi

Giacomo Parigi

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 47 Citations 6,924 136
10206 World 340 National Roberto Bini

Roberto Bini

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 46 Citations 6,603 198
10800 World 367 National Cristiano Benelli

Cristiano Benelli

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 45 Citations 9,355 109
11836 World 406 National Paola Turano

Paola Turano

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 42 Citations 6,007 125
11940 World 413 National Libero Liggieri

Libero Liggieri

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 42 Citations 5,026 117
12080 World 420 National Carlo Mealli

Carlo Mealli

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 42 Citations 6,017 197
12978 World 453 National Roberta Pierattelli

Roberta Pierattelli

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 40 Citations 5,531 124
13180 World 463 National Piero Paoletti

Piero Paoletti

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 40 Citations 5,354 173
13183 World 459 National Alberto Brandi

Alberto Brandi

University of Florence, Italy
D-index 40 Citations 7,469 230

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.