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 Oviedo.
There are a total of 8 researchers included.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in University of Oviedo is 449 with a mean value for
the h-index of 56.13. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in University of Oviedo is 2,999 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 374.88.
University of Oviedo
University of Oviedo, or Universidá d'Uviéu in Asturian, is a public university in Asturias, Spain. Established in 1574, the institution has witnessed several historical events including the French invasion of Spain, the Socialist-led miner’s revolt in Asturias, and the Spanish Civil War. University of Oviedo, while the only university in the region, is ranked among the best in the country with contributions to the fields of physics, chemistry, and biology.
University of Oviedo Key Statistics
The university is composed of 38 departments under 17 schools and faculties, including the Faculty of Economics and Business, Faculty of Teacher Training and Education, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, and the Jovellanos Faculty of Commerce, Tourism, and Social Sciences. There are 57 undergraduate degree programs, 50 master’s degree programs, and 24 doctoral degree programs on offer.
University of Oviedo has 25,000 students and employs 2,000 lecturers and researchers and 1,000 administrative staff. The university has seven campuses in the cities of Oviedo, Gijón, and Mieres. These house facilities such as halls of residence with 210 beds and a fully-equipped sports center.
Other University of Oviedo key statistics include its libraries containing more than 850,000 books, 14,000 scientific journal issues, and several thousand copies of maps, microfilms, and audiovisual materials in addition to over 60,000 digital resources.
University of Oviedo Research
The university is responsible for 80% of research and development activities in the region, obtaining close to 500 agreements and contracts with companies and deriving research income amounting to 40 million euros each year. Research support comes from sources such as Asturian research groups and the university’s own grants scheme.
Physics, biology, and chemistry are the top fields of University of Oviedo research. Its work outputs have been presented at conferences, such as the Soft Computing conference, IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting, and the Web Science conference. The university has also published studies in journals like Astronomy and Astrophysics, ChemInform, and Nature.
The most cited article from the university is Ade et al.’s (2016) “Planck 2015 results - XIII. Cosmological parameters,” which appeared in Astronomy and Astrophysics and has close to 17,500 citations to date. The second most cited publication is Ade et al.’s (2014) “Planck 2013 results. XVI. Cosmological parameters” featured in Astronomy and Astrophysics and has more than 16,600 citations. In addition, the third most cited work is López-Otín et al.’s (2013) “The hallmarks of aging” published in Cell with nearly 8,100 citations so far.
Research centers and institutes at University of Oviedo include the Feijoo Institute of 18th Century Studies, the University Institute of Biotechnology of Asturias, and the University Institute of the Enterprise. They are also known for the Enrique Moles University Institute of Organometallic Chemistry, Institute of Space Sciences and Technologies of Asturias, and the Institute of Neurosciences of the Principality of Asturias.
Other noteworthy centers of the institution are the Center for Cooperation and Territorial Development, Artificial Intelligence Center, Institute of Natural Resources and Territorial Planning, and the Seminar of Constitutional History.
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.
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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