Nazarbayev University

Nazarbayev University

- Genetics Ranking

Kazakhstan Established: 2010 Scholars: 1 Best Researchers 2023 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 Genetics discipline and affiliated with Nazarbayev University. There are a total of 1 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Nazarbayev University is 53 with a mean value for the h-index of 53.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Nazarbayev University is 110 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 110.00.


Nazarbayev University

Nazarbayev University (NU) is an autonomous research university in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. It was founded in 2010 through the efforts of Kazakhstan’s first president, Nursultan Nazarbayev. It became an autonomous university in 2011.

Nazarbayev University Key Statistics

The university comprises seven schools that offer undergraduate and postgraduate programs. These include the School of Engineering and Digital Sciences, School of Medicine, School of Mining and Geosciences, Graduate School of Education, Graduate School of Public Policy, and the Graduate School of Business.

NU offers a total of 20 undergraduate programs, 25 postgraduate programs, and 3 Ph.D. programs. Some of its top course offerings include B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering, B.A. in Political Science & International Relations, Master of Business Administration, Ph.D. in Psychology, and Doctor of Medicine. It also offers professional development programs.

Nazarbayev University's student population is approximately 5,444, composed of 3,399 undergraduates and 1,282 postgraduates. It has an international faculty and staff.

The other Nazarbayev University key statistics include its various strategic academic partnerships with universities in other countries. These include the University of Wisconsin-Madison (U.S.), University of Pennsylvania (U.S.), National University of Singapore (Singapore), and Cambridge University (U.K).

Nazarbayev University Research

NU has more than 2,500 research publications, over 1,100 international collaborating institutions, and 268 research and teaching laboratories. Its top fields of research are computer science, materials science, and physics.

Nazarbayev University research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like the Social Science Research Network, IEEE Access, and Physical Review D. Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as the International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Global Communications Conference, and Human-Robot Interaction.

The most cited Nazarbayev University research publication is by James and Dasarathy (2014). Entitled “Medical image fusion: A survey of the state of the art,” this article was published in Information Fusion and has been cited 721 times to date.

The university’s second most cited publication is Kalueff et al.’s (2013) “Towards a comprehensive catalog of zebrafish behavior 1.0 and beyond,” which was featured in Zebrafish and has received 627 citations.

In addition, the university’s third most cited publication is Wood et al.’s (2016) “Smoothing parameter and model selection for general smooth models.” This article was published in the Journal of the American Statistical Association and has been cited 483 times.

The other most-cited Nazarbayev University research publications include Powell’s (2012) “Determinants of the attempting and outcome of coups d'etat” (Journal of Conflict Resolution, 392 citations), Tanoue et al.’s (2019) “A defined commensal consortium elicits CD8 T cells and anti-cancer immunity” (Nature, 332 citations), and Karmin et al.’s (2015) “ A recent bottleneck of Y chromosome diversity coincides with a global change in culture” (Genome Research, 325 citations).

Some of Nazarbayev University’s research centers, institutes, and laboratories include the Institute of Batteries, National Laboratory Astana, Astana Business Campus, Center for Life Sciences, Center for Energy and Advanced Materials Science, and the Institute of Smart Systems and Artificial Intelligence.
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.
2965 World 1 National
Prim B. Singh

Prim B. Singh

Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan
D-index 53 Citations 10,319 110

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 >= 40 within the area of Genetics. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.