Politecnico di Milano

Politecnico di Milano

- Engineering and Technology Ranking

Italy Established: 1863 Scholars: 26
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 Engineering and Technology discipline and affiliated with Politecnico di Milano. There are a total of 26 researchers included with 5 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Politecnico di Milano is 1,034 with a mean value for the h-index of 39.77. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Politecnico di Milano is 4,203 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 161.65.

Overview

Politecnico di Milano

Politecnico di Milano is a public technical university located in Milan, Italy. It was established in 1863 and is currently the largest state-supported technical university in Italy. The university's course offerings such as architecture and built environment, art and design, and engineering (civil and structural) are among the top ranks in their respective fields.

Politecnico di Milano Key Statistics

The university comprises four schools and 12 departments. These schools are the School of Architecture Urban Planning Construction Engineering, The School of Design, The School of Civil, Environmental and Land Management Engineering, and The School of Industrial and Information Engineering.

The university offers 27 undergraduate programs, 43 postgraduate programs, and 19 doctorate programs. In addition to these, the university is also offering programs in collaboration with other universities (one undergraduate and four postgraduate programs).

Politecnico di Milano has approximately 42,000 students, 65% of whom are undergraduate students. It has two main campuses located in Milan (Milano Leonardo and Milano Bovisa) and seven satellite campuses. These campuses employ approximately 2,600 academic and administrative staff.

Other Politecnico di Milano key statistics include its various institutional affiliations such as with the European University Association, Partnership of a European Group of Aeronautics and Space UniversitieS, and Network of European Regions Using Space Technologies. Moreover, the university has a library system composed of four central libraries. It also has department libraries that hold approximately 470,000 records. Furthermore, the university has its own publishing trademark named “Polipress” and its own free periodical called “Politecnico”. In addition, it produced the only Italian Nobel laureate for Chemistry, Giulio Natta, way back in 1963.

Politecnico di Milano Research

Nationally, the university ranks best in the field of engineering. Consequently, its top fields of research are computer science, materials science, and engineering.

Politecnico di Milano research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Nature Communications, and Physical Review Letters. Its researchers have presented their works in major scholarly conferences such as SMC: Systems, Man and Cybernetics, IGRASS: International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, and WWW: The Web Conference.

The most cited Politecnico di Milano research publication is Dorigo et al.'s (1996) "Ant system: Optimization by a colony of cooperating agents," which was published in the journal Systems, Man and Cybernetics with 15,891 citations. Second to this is the publication of Ferreti et al. (2001) on "Permanent scatterers in SAR interferometry," in the journal IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing with 4,723 citations. The third most cited article of the university is the work done by Koren et al. (1999) "Reconfigurable manufacturing systems," in the journal CIRP Annals with 2,606 citations.

Politecnico di Milano research figures also include about 230 research laboratories, four large infrastructure laboratories, 32 interdepartmental laboratories, and 54 instrumental laboratories housing the university equipment. It has 428 projects financed within Horizon 2020.

Under the H2020 program of the European Union/European Commission, Polytechnic University of Milan was awarded a total of €125.7 million. The university has also produced 2,084 patents so far.
World
National
Scholar
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.
Citations
Publications
73 World 1 National Alfio Quarteroni

Alfio Quarteroni

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 87 Citations 28,377 397
364 World 3 National Eliseo Ranzi

Eliseo Ranzi

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 67 Citations 14,309 197
638 World 13 National Tiziano Faravelli

Tiziano Faravelli

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 60 Citations 13,314 226
930 World 21 National Fabio Rocca

Fabio Rocca

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 56 Citations 21,120 210
962 World 22 National Gabriele Milani

Gabriele Milani

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 56 Citations 8,826 360
1602 World 37 National Alessio Frassoldati

Alessio Frassoldati

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 49 Citations 8,487 147
2738 World 73 National Giampaolo Manzolini

Giampaolo Manzolini

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 39 Citations 5,617 157
2869 World 77 National Alberto Cuoci

Alberto Cuoci

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 38 Citations 6,098 121
3119 World 87 National Andrea Castelletti

Andrea Castelletti

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 36 Citations 5,242 108
3426 World 102 National Gianpiero Groppi

Gianpiero Groppi

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 35 Citations 3,713 121
3458 World 104 National Sergio Bittanti

Sergio Bittanti

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 35 Citations 5,362 228
3632 World 110 National Ennio Macchi

Ennio Macchi

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 35 Citations 4,868 122
3724 World 114 National Alberto Guadagnini

Alberto Guadagnini

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 34 Citations 4,405 175
4464 World 149 National Paolo Chiesa

Paolo Chiesa

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 33 Citations 5,086 102
4985 World 162 National Alessandro Ferrero

Alessandro Ferrero

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 32 Citations 4,938 154
4986 World 163 National Giulio Maier

Giulio Maier

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 32 Citations 3,803 124
5144 World 170 National Stefano Campanari

Stefano Campanari

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 32 Citations 4,656 121
5163 World 176 National Matteo C. Romano

Matteo C. Romano

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 32 Citations 4,269 119
5173 World 179 National Sonia Leva

Sonia Leva

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 32 Citations 5,904 183
5775 World 191 National Luca Formaggia

Luca Formaggia

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 31 Citations 7,502 104
6060 World 197 National Piero Baraldi

Piero Baraldi

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 31 Citations 3,366 156
6070 World 206 National Stefano Consonni

Stefano Consonni

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 31 Citations 4,295 81
6080 World 216 National Lorenzo Fagiano

Lorenzo Fagiano

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 31 Citations 4,325 146
6764 World 237 National Anna Pandolfi

Anna Pandolfi

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 30 Citations 5,401 76
7071 World 258 National Roberto Nova

Roberto Nova

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 30 Citations 5,560 73
7072 World 259 National Raffaela Mirandola

Raffaela Mirandola

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 30 Citations 8,909 159
7274 World 244 National Edoardo Amaldi

Edoardo Amaldi

Politecnico di Milano, Italy
D-index 30 Citations 4,607 109

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.

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