University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Computer Science Ranking

United Kingdom Established: 1824 Scholars: 23
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

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 Manchester. There is a total of 23 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 University of Manchester is 1378 with a mean value for the h-index of 59.91. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in University of Manchester is 4375 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 190.22.

Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.

Overview

The University of Manchester is a public research university based in Manchester, England. It was created via the merger of the Victoria University of Manchester and the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology in 2004. Rooted firmly in the civic university movement of the 19th century, the red brick university is the second largest university in the United Kingdom.

In terms of global education quality ranking, the QS World University Rankings placed the university in 29th position for the year 2018-2019. The SCImago Institutions Rankings, on the other hand, placed it at 59th in the world.

The University of Manchester offers the most number of academic subjects in the UK, counting international students from all over the world. A wide range of bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs are available. The university enjoys an impressive reputation in multiple disciplines, ranging from engineering, sociology and related social sciences, economics, humanities, and life sciences. Its graduates stand second among those most targeted by graduate employers in the country.

Students can expect to get their hands on extensive and immersive research, all of which are well-supported by the university. They stand to experience the remarkable innovation offered by the university programs and gain immense reputation to work to their academic and professional advantage.

After Oxford and Cambridge, the University of Manchester owns the third largest university in the UK. With over four million items, including books, magazines, journals, various media types, maps, and other types of manuscripts, the library also happens to be the largest non-legal depository in the country.

On the other hand, the John Rylands Library houses a notable collection of historic books and other printed materials. It also houses a number of papyri that are written in ancient texts, including the oldest extant New Testament document.

The university owns and operates a number of major cultural assets. These include the John Rylands Library, the Manchester Museum, the Jodrell Bank Observatory, and the Whitworth Art Gallery. It is the largest single-site university with a consolidated income of £1.1 billion in 2018–19. It is a member of the N8 Group, the Russell Group, and the worldwide Universities Research Association.

The university also owns and operates the Manchester University Press, which publishes textbooks, journals, and monographs. The publications are written by authors from international academic institutions. The publishing house is the third largest in the UK.

In 2020, it counted four Nobel Prize laureates among its staff, with 21 more from students and staff past and present.

World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Articles on DBLP
543 World 30 National Carole Goble

Carole Goble

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 83 Citations 31,917 315
575 World 32 National Zhiguo Ding

Zhiguo Ding

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 82 Citations 28,745 520
654 World 37 National Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 79 Citations 47,994 252
656 World 38 National Tim Cootes

Tim Cootes

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 79 Citations 46,648 206
986 World 60 National Nicholas J. Higham

Nicholas J. Higham

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 72 Citations 25,042 104
1110 World 64 National Jian-Bo Yang

Jian-Bo Yang

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 70 Citations 19,460 144
1368 World 74 National Richard Heeks

Richard Heeks

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 66 Citations 24,248 44
1381 World 75 National Robert Stevens

Robert Stevens

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 66 Citations 21,834 235
1735 World 103 National Uli Sattler

Uli Sattler

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 62 Citations 20,064 229
2182 World 133 National Saralees Nadarajah

Saralees Nadarajah

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 58 Citations 18,316 221
2240 World 141 National Norman W. Paton

Norman W. Paton

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 58 Citations 14,757 261
2308 World 149 National Bijan Parsia

Bijan Parsia

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 57 Citations 24,390 197
2351 World 151 National Alistair Sutcliffe

Alistair Sutcliffe

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 57 Citations 16,178 220
2518 World 160 National Sophia Ananiadou

Sophia Ananiadou

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 56 Citations 14,019 253
2656 World 171 National Alan Rector

Alan Rector

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 55 Citations 13,823 138
2748 World 177 National Terri Attwood

Terri Attwood

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 54 Citations 18,900 75
3316 World 212 National Steve Furber

Steve Furber

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 51 Citations 12,881 196
3695 World 237 National Sean Bechhofer

Sean Bechhofer

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 49 Citations 15,368 111
4066 World 260 National Michael Fisher

Michael Fisher

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 48 Citations 8,232 221
4768 World 301 National Dong-Ling Xu

Dong-Ling Xu

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 45 Citations 8,745 97
4879 World 311 National Rizos Sakellariou

Rizos Sakellariou

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 45 Citations 6,419 149
5146 World 330 National Alan Turing

Alan Turing

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 43 Citations 50,551 10
5307 World 349 National Angelo Cangelosi

Angelo Cangelosi

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
H-index 43 Citations 8,333 177

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 H-Index>=40 within the area of Computer Science and Electronics. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us