Humboldt University of Berlin

Humboldt University of Berlin

Computer Science Ranking

Germany Established: 1810 Scholars: 4
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

The ranking is based on h-index, citations and number of DBLP documents gathered by August 9th 2021.

This ranking lists all top computer scientists affiliated with Humboldt University of Berlin. There is a total of 4 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the H-index values for top scientists in Humboldt University of Berlin is 210 with a mean value for the h-index of 52.50. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in Humboldt University of Berlin is 931 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 232.75.

Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.


The Humboldt University of Berlin, known as Humboldt-Universität in German, is a public university noted to be one of the preeminent universities in the world, especially in natural sciences. It is linked to numerous breakthroughs during the 19th and 20th centuries through its researchers and professors such as Albert Einstein. Situated in the center of Mitte in Berlin, it continues to be a leading institute in education. It pioneered the Humboldtian model of higher education, which influenced many European and Western colleges and universities.

It offers a wide range of degree-granting programs across different interest areas. Students can choose from various departments categorized in several faculties. These include the Faculty of Law, Faculty of Theology, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Faculty of Life Sciences, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and the Faculty of Language, Literature, and Humanities. They also have a medical faculty known as Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

It is noted that Charité is one of the biggest university hospitals in Europe. It was established under the cooperation of the Free University of Berlin (Freie Universität Berlin). In addition, this faculty is currently one of the most research-intensive medical organizations in the country. It is consistently ranked as one of the best hospitals in the region and around the world. Many German Nobel Prize winners in physiology or medicine have worked in the hospital, including Robert Koch (physician and microbiologist who identified the causative agents of various diseases), Emil von Behring (physiologist who discovered the diphtheria antitoxin), and Paul Ehrlich (physician and scientist who found a cure for syphilis).

Being a research-focused university, the Humboldt University of Berlin has several award-winning scientific institutions categorized into clusters. Among these are the Central Institutes, Interdisciplinary Centers, Interdisciplinary Units and Centers, Clusters of Excellence, and Graduate Schools. These groups are home to initiatives such as the Center for British Studies, Science of Intelligence (SCIoI), NeuroCure, IRI for the Life Sciences, the August Boeckh Antiquity Center, and more.

HU Berlin also ensures a rich and rewarding university life through its various services. Aside from various academic, research, and career opportunities, students have access to academic and psychological counseling. Additionally, the Disability Advisory Service offers various assistance to students with disabilities. Furthermore, students can enjoy various cultural, sports, and recreational activities within and outside the campus through various activities, guided tours, and more.

Articles on DBLP
685 World 24 National Jan Mendling

Jan Mendling

Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
H-index 79 Citations 26,242 456
4272 World 197 National Ulf Leser

Ulf Leser

Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
H-index 47 Citations 8,730 187
5404 World 283 National Matthias Weidlich

Matthias Weidlich

Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
H-index 43 Citations 7,007 165
5798 World 303 National Wolfgang Reisig

Wolfgang Reisig

Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
H-index 41 Citations 12,867 123

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 H-Index>=40 within the area of Computer Science and Electronics. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us