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 Swansea University. There is a total of 2 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 Swansea University is 136 with a mean value for the h-index of 68.00. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in Swansea University is 484 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 242.00.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
Swansea University is a public research university based in the city of Swansea in Wales, United Kingdom. Swansea is one of the biggest universities in the region and is also considered one of the best institutions of higher learning in the country.
Swansea University currently offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in a wide variety of subject areas, including accounting, business, civil engineering, economics, law, medicine, and philosophy. The university's departments in medicine, engineering, and law have also ranked highly in national and global rankings. Aside from postgraduate courses, Swansea University also offers postgraduate research programs in diverse fields of study, such as biological sciences, computational engineering, development studies, and nanotechnology.
Students can also enroll at Swansea University through undergraduate and postgraduate pathways for the UK and international students. Moreover, the university offers various Foundation programs in management, actuarial sciences, and the health sciences, along with summer school programs and English programs for international students.
Swansea University started as the University College, Swansea, an institution established in 1920 upon the recommendation of a Royal Commission. Subjects taught at the university when it opened included engineering, the sciences, mathematics, and metallurgy. In 1960, the university underwent a large-scale development program for the construction of new buildings and halls of residence. The university officially adopted its current name in 2007. Today, the university comprises eight academic colleges spread across its two campuses—Singleton Park Campus and Bay Campus—, both of which are located along the coastline of Swansea Bay.
Swansea University has also been recognized as a top UK university for its research, with many of its research projects considered world-leading or internationally excellent by the Research Excellence Framework. The university's multidisciplinary research involves fields such as smart manufacturing, justice and equality, and sustainable futures, energy, and the environment. Through over 30 projects funded by the European Union, the university also works with numerous private and public sector organizations to enrich Welsh culture and drive economic growth.
Swansea University is also home to several research centers and think tanks dedicated to promoting the Welsh culture. The Morgan Academy, for instance, studies issues of public policy in Wales, while the Academi Hywel Teifi is considered a center of excellence for the study of the Welsh language and its literature.
The university has also established partnerships with leading universities for research and academic collaboration. Swansea University's partner universities include Rice University, Texas A&M University, Joseph Fourier University, and the University of the Gambia.