University of Pitesti

University of Pitesti

- Electronics and Electrical Engineering Ranking

Romania Established: 1991 Scholars: 1 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 Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Electronics and Electrical Engineering discipline and affiliated with University of Pitesti. There are a total of 1 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Pitesti is 34 with a mean value for the h-index of 34.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Pitesti is 141 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 141.00.


University of Pitesti

University of Pitesti (Universitatea din Pitești or UPIT) is a public university located in Piteşti, Romania. It was established in 1991, tracing its origins to the founding of the first higher education institution in the city, the 3-year Pedagogical Institute, in 1962, which was followed by the opening of the Institute of Sub-Engineers in 1969. UPIT belongs to the top-ranked educational institutions in the country with contributions to the fields of computer science, engineering, and mathematics.

University of Pitesti Key Statistics

UPIT is composed of six faculties including the Faculty of Sciences, Physical Education, and Informatics, Faculty of Electronics, Communications, and Computers, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Social Sciences and Psychology, and the Faculty of Theology, Letters, History, and Arts. Some of the departments under the faculties are the Department of Motor Vehicles and Transport, the Department of Environmental Engineering and Applied Engineering Sciences, and the Department of Finance, Accounting, and Economics. The university offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs.

Other University of Pitesti key statistics include its over 9,000 students and more than 500 academic and administrative staff. The university’s campus offers facilities such as student hostels and canteens. It also has a university library that holds an extensive collection of books, manuscripts, Ph.D. theses, reference works, and electronic documents.

University of Pitesti Research

UPIT conducts research in various areas of concentration through its faculties. The Faculty of Sciences, Physical Education, and Informatics focuses on public health, social gerontology, and medical psycho-sociology, while the Faculty of Mechanics and Technology conducts scientific studies on eco-nanotechnologies and advanced materials.

The top fields of University of Pitesti research are computer science, engineering, and mathematics. Their researchers have attended and presented at conferences such as the International Conference on Electronics, Computers and Artificial Intelligence in 2017, International Spring Seminar on Electronics Technology in 2006, and the International Symposium on Design and Technology in Electronic Packaging in 2010.

The most cited article from the university is Diaconescu’s (2008) “The use of NARX neural networks to predict chaotic time series,” which was published in WSEAS Transactions on Computers archive with more than 410 citations to date. The second most cited publication is Bizon et al.’s (2015) “Efficient energy control strategies for a Standalone Renewable/Fuel Cell Hybrid Power Source,” featured in Energy Conversion and Management and has close to 160 citations. In addition, the third most cited work is György et al.’s (2005) “Anatase phase TiO2 thin films obtained by pulsed laser deposition for gas sensing applications,” which appeared in Applied Surface Science and has nearly 150 citations so far.

Meanwhile, research centers at UPIT include the Auto Engineering Research Center, Center for Calculation Methods and Programming Methodologies, Center for Applied Theological Studies, Research Center for Human Performance, and the Littera Research and Training Center for Education, Linguistics and Communication. It also houses the Electromet Research Center, Center for Biotechnological Research in Horticulture and Environmental Protection, Research Center for Promoting Excellence in Professional Training, Research Center for Natural Protection, the Center for Legal and Administrative Studies, and the Research Center for Intangible Cultural Heritage.
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.
2618 World 3 National D-index 34 Citations 3,017 141

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 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.