Universidad Nacional del Sur

Universidad Nacional del Sur

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Argentina Established: 1956 Scholars: 1
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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 Universidad Nacional del Sur. There are a total of 1 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Universidad Nacional del Sur is 31 with a mean value for the h-index of 31.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Universidad Nacional del Sur is 275 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 275.00.


Universidad Nacional del Sur

Universidad Nacional del Sur (UNS) is a public university in Bahia Blanca, Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was founded in 1956 but its roots can be traced back to 1946 following the establishment of the Technological Institute of the South. With a diverse student body that comes from more than 20 countries, UNS is regarded as the largest national university in southern Argentina.

Universidad Nacional del Sur Key Statistics

UNS’s educational structure is organized into several academic departments. These include the Department of Economics, the Department of Biology, Biochemistry and Pharmacy, the Department of Engineering, and the Department of Chemistry. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in diverse learning areas, including engineering, computer science, agronomy, and biology.

It has a student population of roughly 20,000 undergraduates and postgraduates. The university also employs over 3,700 administrative staff members across its two campus locations. These campuses are the Main campus and the Palihue campus in Avenida.

Other Universidad Nacional del Sur key statistics are its wide range of academic and administrative facilities that include student housing, health and wellness services, computer laboratories, lecture halls, study spaces, sports gyms, and a comprehensive library system that is composed of the Central Library and the Palihue campus library.

Universidad Nacional del Sur Research

UNS is one of the country’s most prestigious research institutions. It is funded through grants and fellowships awarded by public and private organizations such as the National Agency for Scientific and Technological Promotion, the Scientific Research Commission of the Province of Buenos Aires, and the National Science Foundation.

The top three Universidad Nacional del Sur research fields are chemistry, computer science, and biology. Its researchers, students, and faculty members have also attended global research conferences and symposiums such as SOCO: Soft Computing, COMMA: Computational Models of Argument, and EAMTA: Argentine School of Micro- Nanoelectronics, Technology and Applications.

Its most cited research work is Garcia and Simari’s (2004) “Defeasible logic programming: An argumentative approach,” which was published in Theory and Practice of Logic Programming and has 1,030 citations to date. UNS’s second most popular research output is Koch et al.’s (2009) “Non-linearity in ecosystem services: Temporal and spatial variability in coastal protection,” which was published in the Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment and has been cited 786 times so far.

Meanwhile, its third most popular research work is Alkire and Santos’s (2013) “Measuring acute poverty in the developing world: Robustness and scope of the multidimensional poverty index.” This article, which talks about the acute poverty in the developing world, was published in World Development and has been cited 574 times by students and research professionals throughout its publication.

Furthermore, there is an extensive range of Universidad Nacional del Sur research centers and institutes linked to the institution. These include the Institute of Computer Science and Engineering, the Institute for Biochemical Research, the Renewable Resources Center Semi-arid Zone, and the Southern Physics Institute.

Other affiliated research facilities include the Chemical Engineering Pilot Plant, the Geological Institute of the South, the Institute of Electrochemistry and Corrosion, and the Southern Institute of Biological and Biomedical Sciences.
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.
9572 World 4 National
Guillermo Ricardo Simari

Guillermo Ricardo Simari

Universidad Nacional del Sur, Argentina
D-index 31 Citations 6,615 275

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.

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