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 ITAM - Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México. There is a total of 1 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 ITAM - Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México is 84 with a mean value for the h-index of 84.00. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in ITAM - Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México is 324 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 324.00.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
The Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) is a private research university in Mexico City, Mexico. It began as a school of economics when it was founded in 1946 by the Mexican Cultural Association to help drive economic and industrial change in the country. It became a “Free University” (Universidad Libre) in 1963 and by 1985, it was recognized as an “autonomous” institution of higher learning.
ITAM is one of the most prestigious universities in Mexico, currently considered one of the best institutions of higher learning in Latin America. Its highly-regarded course offerings include Political Science, Law, and Economics. It has a student population of around 7,000 students.
The university comprises five academic divisions. Each division has several academic departments and two programs—one for undergraduate and another for graduate programs.
For instance, the Division of Economics, Law, and Political Science has academic departments that include Political Science, Economics, and Law. The Academic Department of Political Science, for one, offers undergraduate programs such as Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Political Science as well as joint degrees in Law and Political Science and Economics and Political Science.
The Academic Division of Management and Accountancy offers baccalaureate and postgraduate programs such as B.A. in Financial Management, B.A. in Public Accountancy and Financial Strategy, Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Marketing, and Master of Arts in International Management.
Meanwhile, the Academic Division of Actuarial Science, Mathematics, and Statistics offers programs that include Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Actuarial Science, B.Sc. in Applied Mathematics, and M.Sc. in Data Science.
The university also offers extension programs for international executives, certificate courses, and distance learning.
Considered one of the top think tanks in Mexico, ITAM also engages in advanced research such as in the areas of economics, technology, and business. Some of its research centers and institutes include the Center for Economic Research (Centro de Investigación Económica, CIE), Center for Technological Development (Centro de Desarrollo Tecnológico, CDT), and Center for Alternative Justice (Centro de Justicia Alternativa).
The CIE, for instance, conducts advanced scientific studies on various areas of economics. Its areas of concentration include the economic impact of elections, the labor market and open national borders, and fiscal policy and politics.
Notable alumni include former Mexican president Felipe Calderón Hinojosa, Mexican billionaires María Asunción Aramburuzabala and Alberto Baillères, former Bank of Mexico governor Agustín Carstens Carstens, and Senator Gabriela Cuevas Barron.