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 Technology, Sydney. There is a total of 12 researchers included with 2 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the H-index values for top scientists in University of Technology, Sydney is 700 with a mean value for the h-index of 58.33. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in University of Technology, Sydney is 3122 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 260.17.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
Established in 1988, the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) is a public research university of technology. Since its inception, the Australia-based institution has grown tremendously over the years and is now recognized as the highest-performing university in the country.
But UTS’ journey to the pinnacle didn’t begin in 1988, the institution traces its origin to the 1870s when the Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts founded the Workingman’s College. In 1882, the New South Wales (NWS) government took over the college, to establish the Sydney Technical College—the earliest, known form of UTS.
In 1940, the NSW government passed the Institute of Technology act, which in 1964 led to the formation of the New South Wales Institute of Technology (NSWIT). In 1987, NSWIT was granted university status, and in 1988, a year after the commencement of the University of Technology Act, the institution was officially reconstituted as the University of Technology Sydney.
Since then, the University of Technology Sydney has grown in leaps and bounds to become one of the top-ranked young universities in the world. The institution has a total enrollment of more than 45,000 students, making it one of the largest universities in Australia. It also has 4,174 staff and an alumni base of more than 230,000 (not including some alumni from antecedent institutions).
UTS gives students a catalog of more than 130 undergraduate and over 210 postgraduate courses to choose from. The programs cover a variety of disciplines that include business, education, architecture, communication, engineering, international studies, information technology, and more. Beyond the degree programs, the university has more than 250 exchange agreements. The exchange programs give students the opportunity to study at one of over 185 universities in 42 countries.
UTS is renowned for practice-oriented teaching programs, enduring partnerships with industry-leading professionals, and unwavering focus on high-impact innovation and research.
Its culturally diverse campus life, coupled with vibrant global exchange programs, helps prepare students for the modern workplaces. The university has also invested in world-class research centers that span a wide range of disciplines, including engineering, physical and biological sciences, nanotechnology, design, and sustainability.
One of its most accomplished research centers is the Center for Autonomous Systems—a renowned robot research group. The internationally acclaimed group specializes in robotics research with the goal of making a positive change in the industry, government, and the community. The center has so far received over $15 million in research funding and has one of the most-cited robotics publications in the past 15 years.