National Chi Nan University

National Chi Nan University

- Computer Science Ranking

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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 Computer Science discipline and affiliated with National Chi Nan University. There are a total of 2 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in National Chi Nan University is 87 with a mean value for the h-index of 43.50. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in National Chi Nan University is 278 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 139.00.


National Chi Nan University

National Chi Nan University (NCNU) is a public university located in Puli Township, Nantou County, Taiwan. It was founded in 1995 with the mission of preserving cultural heritage and educating global-minded professionals. It figures prominently in rankings of the best universities in the world and in Asia and has gained recognition for being an environment-friendly university. NCNU is known for its focus on education, humanities, management, and science and technology.

National Chi Nan University Key Statistics

NCNU has four colleges, 19 departments, and four graduate institutes. The university is divided into the College of Education, Management, Humanities, and Science and Technology. The College of Humanities includes the Department of Chinese Language and Literature, Department of Southeast Asian Studies, Department of Foreign Languages and Literature. Meanwhile, the College of Management includes the Department of International Business Studies, Department of Economics, Department of Information Management. NCNU offers 24 undergraduate programs, 34 postgraduate programs, and 13 doctoral programs.

National Chi Nan University key statistics include a student population of approximately 6,000. There are 4,600 undergraduate students, 1,800 graduate students, and 60 international students. Faculty and staff working at NCNU number around 700, putting the student-to-staff ratio at 19:1.

NCNU has a library with a total area of 23,980 square meters where world-class collections of books, journals, films, maps, databases, and more are stored. In partnership with the Southeast Asia Institute, it has a Southeast Asia collection featuring research materials on the region. Other NCNU facilities include a student clinic, student dormitories, softball fields, track fields, a swimming pool, and a fitness center. All these are housed in a campus where there are over 1,000 Formosan and Japanese Sakura trees and with close access to the famous Sun-Moon Lake.

National Chi Nan University Research

The key areas for research of National Chi Nan University include education, technology, humanities, teacher education, and Southeast Asian studies. In 2021, 38 out of 79 research proposals submitted by NCNU students to the Ministry of Science and Technology were approved. The research grants amounted to a total of NT$48,000.

The top fields of National Chi Nan University research are computer science, materials science, and chemistry. Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as SMC: Systems, Man and Cybernetics, CCS: Computer and Communications Security, and INFOCOM: International Conference on Computer Communications.

The most cited National Chi Nan University research publication is Liou et al.’s (2014) “Prepare dispersed CIS nano-scale particles and spray coating CIS absorber layers using nano-scale precursors.” It was published in Nanoscale Research Letters and cited 2,572 times. The university’s second most cited publication is Du et al.’s (2003) “ A pairwise key pre-distribution scheme for wireless sensor networks,” published in Computer and Communications Security and cited 1,703 times. Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is Du et al.’s (2004) “ A key management scheme for wireless sensor networks using deployment knowledge,” published in the International Conference on Computer Communications proceedings and cited 1,388 times.

NCNU is home to eight research centers, such as the Shui Sha Lian Research Center for Humanities Innovation and Social Practice, the Center for Culture, Education and Economic Development of Indigenous Peoples, and the Advanced High-Tech Research Center.
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.
2899 World 19 National
Ching-Yung Lin

Ching-Yung Lin

National Chi Nan University, Taiwan
D-index 55 Citations 10,591 179
9406 World 87 National
Peng-Yeng Yin

Peng-Yeng Yin

National Chi Nan University, Taiwan
D-index 32 Citations 3,928 99

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 >= 30 within the area of Computer Science. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.