University of Passau

University of Passau

Computer Science Ranking

Germany Established: 1973 Scholars: 2
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s h-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all top researchers from the Computer Science discipline and affiliated with University of Passau. There are a total of 2 researchers included. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in University of Passau is 82 with a mean value for the h-index of 41.00. The total sum of publications for top scientists in University of Passau is 0 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 0.00.


A public research university in the town of Passau, the University of Passau is located in the administrative region of Lower Bavaria, Germany. From the time it opened in 1978, the University of Passau has transformed itself into an internationally renowned institution. Furthermore, its world-class research works and delivery of quality education have cemented its place among the top 20% of the world’s best universities according to the collective data of reputable international publications. According to the university’s records, approximately 12,000 students to date from more than 100 countries have either enrolled or conducted research in the university.

When it comes to courses offered, academic programs in the University of Passau give local and international students a wide range of options. These encompass traditional fields of study, such as business administration, accounting, economics, and education. Furthermore, there are also programs that are uniquely innovative like Digital Transformation in Business and Society, Legal Tech, and Mobile and Embedded Systems. For those interested in taking the path of a professional researcher, the university also offers intensive training and education via its early research career program.

Research facilities and institutes play a vital role in the university’s research activities. Among these are the Institute of Information Systems and Software Engineering, the Institute of IT Security and Security Law, Research centre for IT Law and Internet Policy, and others. Moreover, the University of Passau strongly promotes establishing partnerships with local and international businesses, research organizations, and other sectors, such as hospitals, museums, and academic institutions. Organizations the University of Passau collaborates with include the Institute for Software Systems in Technical Applications of Computer Science, CenTouris, and the Centre for Market Research. Also, the university’s libraries provide both students and local citizens with a collection of more than two million books and over 3,000 journals.

The University of Passau is a firm believer in the importance of academic research and knowledge transfer as a way to make significant contributions to society and the world. This stance gave birth to the Transfer Centre, a part of a development program, which aims to make scientific discoveries and technological innovations accessible to various sectors, including other research institutions, businesses, and the community. Aside from the knowledge transfer initiative, the University of Passau’s ongoing projects revolve around the concept of Europe and global transformation.
3927 World 180 National Gordon Fraser

Gordon Fraser

University of Passau, Germany
H-index 43 Citations 8,494 174
4813 World 220 National Stefan Katzenbeisser

Stefan Katzenbeisser

University of Passau, Germany
H-index 39 Citations 10,792 230

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 Microsoft Academic Graph H-Index >= 30 within the area of Computer Science. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.