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 Nebraska - Lincoln. There is a total of 4 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 Nebraska - Lincoln is 238 with a mean value for the h-index of 59.50. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in University of Nebraska - Lincoln is 1012 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 253.00.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
The University of Nebraska - Lincoln, also known as Nebraska, NU, or UNL, is an esteemed public research university. Chartered in 1869 as a land-grant institution, it is both the oldest and largest university under the University of Nebraska system.
After the 20th century, the NU committed a great deal of its research to the agricultural sciences. It laid the foundation for theoretical ecology research, pioneering what it calls the “Nebraska method.” For its rich research heritage and very high activity in research, the university has earned the classification R1: Doctoral University.
The University of Nebraska comprises nine colleges and schools located on three campuses. They are the (1) Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, (2) Architecture, (3) Arts and Sciences, (4) Business, (5) Education and Human Sciences, (6) Engineering, (7) Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts, (8) Journalism and Mass Communications, and (9) Law. These colleges and schools with their respective departments handle the research and teaching duties for the university.
Currently, NU faculty and students engage in research in a wide range of areas. These include agricultural engineering, national defense and security, Judaic studies, anthropology, and sociology, among many others.
NU also hosts many research centers and institutes. Among these, the Bureau of Business Research, the Center for Brain, Biology, and Behavior, Center for Digital Research in the Humanities, Food Innovation Center, Greenhouse Innovation Center, Nebraska Water Center, and the Water for Food Institute are well-received.
NU’s original campus was situated on four blocks of the city with one building named the University Hall. Today, it has a total of three campuses totaling 2,815 acres. They are the City Campus, the East Campus, and the Nebraska Innovation Campus. The Nebraska Innovation Campus is a research park for private research efforts.
The university provides great academic resources for their students through their research libraries. All the libraries house a total of around 3.5 million volumes. This sheer volume of resource materials makes NU libraries the most comprehensive in the state. The main library, the Don L. Love Memorial Library, is notable for its humanities and social sciences collection.
Resources for other disciplines are kept in seven other library branches. These are the (a) Architecture Library, (b) Mathematics Library, (c) Engineering Library, (d) Geology Library, (e) Marvin and Virginia Schmid Law Library, (f) Music Library, and the (g) C. Y. Thompson Library where resources for the Colleges of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Special Education and Communication Disorders, and Dentistry are stored.