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 Tel Aviv University. There is a total of 39 researchers included with 5 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the H-index values for top scientists in Tel Aviv University is 2175 with a mean value for the h-index of 55.77. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in Tel Aviv University is 7494 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 192.15.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
Tel Aviv University is the largest university in Israel and the largest Jewish university in the world. A public research university, this academic institution serves as the city’s hub for teaching and research. Globally, Tel Aviv University is at the forefront of Israel’s research-oriented universities, as indicated by its 11th place ranking in 2011 when it comes to the number of research citations per faculty. Furthermore, other reputable publications, such as Times Higher Education have placed Tel Aviv University among the top 100 universities in the world.
Also known as TAU, Tel Aviv University offers undergraduate and advanced degrees and programs in English and Hebrew. These programs cover a wide range of fields of study, such as liberal arts, life sciences, law, social sciences, and medicine. Other programs are divided into different schools, such as dental medicine, public health, management, engineering, exact sciences, humanities, and more. Tel Aviv University actively pursues interdisciplinary research programs that revolve around environmental studies, renewable energy, bioinformatics, neuroscience, nanotechnology, and cyber studies.
Before TAU attained its position as one of the leading research-oriented universities in the world, it started out as the Academic Institute of Natural Sciences with only 24 students enrolled during its first operational year. The following year, the Academic Institute of Jewish studies was added and the number of students grew to 130. In 1968, TAU opened its doors to international students by offering programs in English. By the 1970s, TAU had turned into a full-fledged university with notable achievements, especially in terms of scientific research.
In the 21st century, TAU continues to expand its global reach and make significant contributions to various fields. TAU’s dedication to expanding knowledge and innovation has been further reinforced by its pioneering research centers and institutes that have now grown to approximately 130. One of these research centers is the Cereal Crops Improvement Institute, which has helped improve the quality and variety of seeds around the world. TAU also takes pride in possessing the largest supercomputer in Israel, as well as having the largest astronomical observatory in the Middle East.
Part of TAU’s continued growth is its good relationship with other academic and scientific institutions around the world. By cooperating with more than 100 universities in Asia, Europe, and North and South America, TAU reinforces its multidisciplinary research approach, which ultimately aims to make a significant impact on society by transforming lives and communities through its groundbreaking research and discoveries.