University of Mumbai

University of Mumbai

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Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from OpenAlex and CrossRef by December 21st 2022.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Chemistry discipline and affiliated with University of Mumbai. There are a total of 1 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Mumbai is 42 with a mean value for the h-index of 42.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Mumbai is 330 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 330.00.


University of Mumbai

University of Mumbai is (Mumbai University or MU) is a collegiate public state university in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It was founded in 1857 as the University of Bombay in Bombay and received its current name when it relocated to Mumbai in 1996. Classified with 5 star and ‘A’ grade statuses by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council, it is one of the most prestigious institutions of higher education in India and among the largest worldwide.

University of Mumbai Key Statistics

The university comprises six faculties, 56 academic departments, and 781 affiliated colleges spread across India. These faculties include the Faculty of Commerce & Management, Faculty of Science and Technology, and Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies. Some of its notable affiliated colleges and institutes include the Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, the Sardar Patel College of Engineering, and the SIES Graduate School of Technology.

University of Mumbai's student population is approximately 700,000 and has a student-to-faculty ratio of 24:1. It has three core campus locations: the 93-hectare main campus in Kalina and two branch campuses in Thane and Ratnagiri.

The other University of Mumbai key statistics include its various academic and campus facilities. These include hostels for girls, boys, and international students, virtual classrooms, a sports complex, the University Health Care Center, the Knowledge Resource Center, and the university library system. The Jawaharlal Nehru Library is the central library, which is located on the Kalina campus. It is affiliated with the Association of Indian Universities.

University of Mumbai Research

The university is one of the leading research institutions in India. Its research projects are primarily funded by the University Grants Commission. It houses a start-up incubation hub, the MU IDEAS Foundation, to facilitate the transformation of research outputs into viable businesses and practical industrial solutions.

The top fields of University of Mumbai research are chemistry, materials science, and organic chemistry. Its research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like ChemInform, the Social Science Research Network, and Chemical Engineering Science.

Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as UIST: User Interface Software and Technology, ICWET: International Conference & Workshop on Emerging Trends in Technology, and ICDM: International Conference on Data Mining.

The most cited University of Mumbai research publication is Bhatkhande et al.'s (2002) “Photocatalytic degradation for environmental applications – A review.” This article was featured in the Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology and has received 1,466 citations.

The university’s second most cited publication is Ferland et al.'s (2013) “The 2013 Release of Cloudy,” which was published in Revista Mexicana De Astronomia Y Astrofisica and arXiv: Astrophysics of Galaxies. It has been cited 1,302 times to date.

Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is Iyer and Ananthanarayan’s (2008) “Enzyme stability and stabilization—Aqueous and non-aqueous environment,” which appeared in Process Biochemistry and has received 1,099 citations.

In addition, the university is home to 12 specialized centers and institutes. These include the Alkesh Dinesh Mody Institute of Management Studies, the Garware Institute of Career Education and Development, the Chanakya International Institute of Leadership Studies, and the Mahatma Gandhi Peace Centre.

Its other research units are the Women Development Cell, the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Research Centre, the Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Contemporary Studies, and the Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute’s University Centre.
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.
14025 World 248 National
Vimal K. Jain

Vimal K. Jain

University of Mumbai, India
D-index 42 Citations 6,807 330

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 D-Index >= 40 within the area of Chemistry. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.