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 University of Alabama. There is a total of 3 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 University of Alabama is 162 with a mean value for the h-index of 54.00. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in University of Alabama is 609 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 203.00.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
The flagship institution of the University of Alabama System and located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the University of Alabama offers bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and education specialist degrees through its 13 academic divisions. As an autonomous public research university, it also owns and runs a law school, the only one of its type in the state.
As the oldest university in the state, the University of Alabama, also known as UA, Bama, or Alabama for short, figured prominently in the Civil Rights Movement and the American Civil War, leaving a huge cultural mark on both state and nation in the process. Since its establishment in the early 19th century, the university has gone on to become the largest public university in the state.
The university's academic divisions include the College of Engineering, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Law, College of Communication and Information Services, School of Social Work, Culverhouse College of Business, Capstone College of Nursing, College of Continuing Studies, Honors College, College of Community Health Sciences, College of Human Environmental Sciences, College of Education, and the Graduate School.
The largest of these academic divisions is the College of Arts and Sciences, which enrolls close to 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students across its sciences, fine arts, and liberal arts courses.
The College of Continuing Studies with its distance education facility in Gadsden, enables non-traditional students to complete their degrees through its comprehensive correspondence courses.
While the University of Alabama receives a sizable portion of endowment from the University of Alabama System, UB itself embarks on its own funding campaign to expand the university's scholarship programs and to support its faculty and campus facilities.
The Carnegie Classification ranks the University of Alabama as having very high research activity among doctoral universities. The university actively promotes innovative research combined with keen entrepreneurship. Its notable research institutes include the Cyber Institute, Water Institute, Transportation Institute, and its Life Research Institute. Two research centers, the Center for Advanced Public Safety and the Alabama International Trade Center, are found in the university. Finally, it has been cited as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education and Research by the United States Department of Homeland Security.
To fully support student learning and its research endeavors, the University of Alabama provides a massive collection of around 3 million documents, of which 2.5 million are stored in the university’s libraries.