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 Engineering and Technology discipline and
affiliated with Royal Institute of Technology.
There are a total of 25 researchers included with 6 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in Royal Institute of Technology is 1,026 with a mean value for
the h-index of 41.04. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in Royal Institute of Technology is 4,446 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 177.84.
Royal Institute of Technology
Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) is a public research university in Stockholm, Sweden. Founded in 1827, KTH is the largest technical academic institution in Sweden recognized for its engineering programs. It is one of the highly regarded technical universities in Sweden, Europe, and internationally.
Royal Institute of Technology Key Statistics
KTH has five schools with more than 17 departments. It offers one undergraduate, 61 master’s, and one Ph.D. degree program. These academic units include the School of Architecture and the Built Environment, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, School of Engineering Sciences, School of Industrial Engineering and Management, and School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology, and Health.
The university has more than 13,500 students with over 1,700 Ph.D. students. About 21% of the student population are international students. It houses around 950 faculty with a student-faculty ratio of 14:1 and about 3,600 administrative and support staff.
Other Royal Institute of Technology key statistics include its full-service library that holds more than 150,000 printed books, journals, and other reference materials. It likewise provides access to 250,000 e-books, 100 databases, and 11,000 subscriptions to e-journals.
Royal Institute of Technology Research
KTH belongs to the top 25% world-leading and internationally excellent research universities in the United Kingdom. It has very high research activity and output with around £17.2 million in research grants annually. It maintains and strengthens national and international partnerships and collaborations with other universities in the United States, Canada, Australia, and Hong Kong. These include Yale University, the University of Toronto, the University of Melbourne, and the University of Hong Kong.
The university’s top three research fields are computer science, physics, and engineering. Its research has been published in publications like Science, The Astrophysical Journal, and Nature. Royal Institute of Technology research teams have been invited to attend/present papers at prestigious conferences like the Conference on Decision and Control, International Conference on Robotics and Automation, and Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition.
The most cited research publication of the Royal Institute of Technology is Mitola and Maguire’s (1999) "Cognitive radio: Making software radios more personal," published in IEEE Personal Communications. This scholarly output received a total of 11,600 citations.
The second most cited scholarly output is Rockstrom et al.’s (2009) “A safe operating space for humanity,” published in Nature. A total of 10,739 articles, books, and other publications cited this scholarly output.
The third most cited publication from the Royal Institute of Technology is Weibull's (1951) "A statistical distribution function of wide applicability," published in the Journal of Applied Mechanics. It has generated a total of 10,383 citations.
Its other most cited publications include Lindblad’s (1976) “On the generators of quantum dynamical semigroups” (Communications in Mathematical Physics, 7,766 citations) and Pronk et al.’s (2013) “GROMACS 4.5” (Bioinformatics, 7,407 citations).
KTH also has five national strategic research areas, namely e-science, IT and mobile communication, transport research, production engineering, and molecular bioscience. Likewise, it has over eight centers. These include the Centre for Traffic Research, the Centre for Building Efficiency, and the Centre for Transport Studies.
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.
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
Engineering and Technology. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can