Kwangwoon University

Kwangwoon University

- Electronics and Electrical Engineering Ranking

Republic of Korea Established: 1934 Scholars: 2 Best Researchers 2022 Badge
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from OpenAlex and CrossRef by December 21st 2022.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Electronics and Electrical Engineering discipline and affiliated with Kwangwoon University. There are a total of 2 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Kwangwoon University is 84 with a mean value for the h-index of 42.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Kwangwoon University is 396 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 198.00.


Kwangwoon University

Kwangwoon University (KWU) is a private research university situated in Seoul, South Korea. It was established in 1934 as a comprehensive and coeducational academic institution. KWU has been a recognized and highly regarded academic institution in the fields of Engineering and Information Technology. It is one of the top 20 universities in Seoul in the field of Science and Engineering and belongs to the top 50 universities in Korea.

Kwangwoon University Key Statistics

KWU has eight colleges with 29 departments. It offers around 91 programs across its undergraduate, master’s, and doctorate programs. These academic units include the College of Electronics and Information Engineering, College of Software and Convergence, College of Engineering, College of Natural Sciences, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Public Policy and Law, College of Business, and Ingenium College.

It also has one general graduate school with six specialized graduate schools, namely, the School of Environmental Studies, School of Business Administration, School of Smart Convergence, School of Education, School of Legal Affairs in Construction, and the School of Counselling, Welfare, and Policy.

The university has more than 9,600 students, with 8,180 undergraduates and around 1,420 postgraduates. About 7% of the student population are international students. It houses more than 221 administrative staff and around 827 faculty staff with a student-faculty ratio of 1:11.

The other Kwangwoon University key statistics are the academic and non-academic facilities and amenities it provides to the students and staff like the library, housing, sports facilities, and financial aids and/or scholarships.

Kwangwoon University Research

The university’s top three research fields are materials science, chemistry, and computer science. Its researchers have published in publications like Scientific Reports, Number Theory, and the Russian Journal of Mathematical Physics. Researchers of Kwangwoon University had been invited to attend/present papers at prestigious conferences like the International Microwave Symposium, International Conference on Information Networking, and Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition.

The most cited research publication of Kwangwoon University is Biggs and Tang’s (1999) book. The book is entitled Teaching for Quality Learning at University: What the Student Does. This scholarly output received a total of 21,425 citations.

The second most cited scholarly output is another book by Biggs and Tang (1999). This scholarly output is on Teaching for Quality Learning at University. A total of 10,989 articles, books, and other publications cited this scholarly output.

The third most cited publication from Kwangwoon University is Etzkowitz and Leydesdorff’s (2000) “The dynamics of innovation: from national systems and "Mode" 2 to a triple helix of university-industry-government relations,” published in Research Policy. It has generated a total of 10,733 citations.

KWU’s other most cited publications include Kent et al.’s (2002) “The Human Genome Browser at UCSC” (Genome Research, 8,960 citations) and Laurillard’s (1993) book on Rethinking University Teaching: A Conversational Framework for the Effective Use of Learning Technologies (8,787 citations).

KWU has 10 major research areas like defense business, nanodevice, and electronics. It also has five research centers and facilities namely the Applied Plasma Medicine Center, Information Technology Research Center, University Research Center (Humanities and Social Sciences Field), University Research Center (Science Field), and Micro UAV Tactical Signal Processing Laboratory.
D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
1538 World 44 National
Jae Yeong Park

Jae Yeong Park

Kwangwoon University, South Korea
D-index 53 Citations 7,661 333
4506 World 159 National
Jeonghyun Kim

Jeonghyun Kim

Kwangwoon University, South Korea
D-index 31 Citations 8,124 63

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 D-Index >= 30 within the area of Electronics and Electrical Engineering. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.