New Jersey Institute of Technology

New Jersey Institute of Technology

- Computer Science Ranking

United States Established: 1881 Scholars: 11
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Computer Science discipline and affiliated with New Jersey Institute of Technology. There are a total of 11 researchers included with 3 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in New Jersey Institute of Technology is 578 with a mean value for the h-index of 52.55. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in New Jersey Institute of Technology is 2,922 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 265.64.

Overview

New Jersey Institute of Technology

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is a public research university in Newark, New Jersey. It was founded in 1881 but opened in 1885 as Newark Technical School. It became the Newark College of Engineering in 1930. In 1973 a School of Architecture was added and by 1975 it became NJIT. Currently a Space grant and Sea grant college, it is one of the best research-focused engineering colleges in America.

New Jersey Institute of Technology Key Statistics

The university comprises one school and five colleges, which are structured into 21 departments. These include the Newark College of Engineering, College of Science and Liberal Arts, J. Robert and Barbara A. Hillier College of Architecture and Design, and Ying Wu College of Computing Sciences. NJIT offers 52 undergraduate and 67 postgraduate/doctoral programs.

New Jersey Institute of Technology's student population is approximately 11,600 students, around 15% of whom are international students, making it one of the most ethnically diverse public universities in the U.S.

The other New Jersey Institute of Technology key statistics are an alumni or faculty that include12 members of the National Academy of Inventors, multiple IEEE medalists, a Congressional Gold Medal winner, a National Medal of Technology and Innovation winner, one member of the National Academy of Sciences, two members of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, eight members of the National Academy of Engineering, and one Turing Award winner.

New Jersey Institute of Technology Research

NJIT is classified among the "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity." In 2018 alone, its research and development expenditure was $162 million. The university is known for several pioneering research projects, including the development of smart gun technology as well as polymer science, solar-terrestrial physics, and nanotechnology.

Its top fields of research are computer science, materials science, and physics. New Jersey Institute of Technology research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like The Astrophysical Journal, arXiv: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics, and IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communication. Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, and the International Conference on Communications.

The most cited New Jersey Institute of Technology research publication is Jostins et al.’s (2012) “Host-microbe interactions have shaped the genetic architecture of inflammatory bowel disease.” Published in Nature, this article has been cited 3,902 times.

The university’s second most cited publication is Ni et al.’s (2006) “Reversible data hiding,” which was featured in IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology and has 3,240 citations. Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is a book by Hiltz and Turoff (1979) entitled, Network Nation: Human Communication Via Computer. This pioneering scholarly work has been cited 2,876 times.

The university has several research centers and institutes. These include the Center for Solar-Terrestrial Research (the owner and operator of the Big Bear Solar Observatory, the world's largest solar observatory), National Center for Transportation and Industrial Productivity, SmartCampus, and the Metro New York FIRST Robotics office.

NJIT also has the Enterprise Development Center (or VentureLink), a business incubator with more than 90 start-ups, and the New Jersey Innovation Institute.
World
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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.
Citations
Publications
89 World 58 National MengChu Zhou

MengChu Zhou

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 110 Citations 40,263 866
484 World 292 National Nirwan Ansari

Nirwan Ansari

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 79 Citations 23,384 558
951 World 572 National Yun Q. Shi

Yun Q. Shi

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 68 Citations 15,771 291
2471 World 1324 National David A. Bader

David A. Bader

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 53 Citations 9,271 196
2690 World 1426 National Craig Gotsman

Craig Gotsman

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 51 Citations 8,948 126
3989 World 2020 National Joseph Y.-T. Leung

Joseph Y.-T. Leung

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 43 Citations 11,098 175
4514 World 2245 National Baruch Schieber

Baruch Schieber

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 40 Citations 7,497 113
4617 World 2290 National Frank Y. Shih

Frank Y. Shih

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 40 Citations 7,048 186
6783 World 3229 National Chengjun Liu

Chengjun Liu

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 33 Citations 9,375 108
7679 World 3595 National Yeheskel Bar-Ness

Yeheskel Bar-Ness

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 31 Citations 6,814 137
7763 World 3640 National Jason T. L. Wang

Jason T. L. Wang

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 31 Citations 4,542 126
8826 World 4061 National Yehoshua Perl

Yehoshua Perl

New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
D-index 30 Citations 5,135 177

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