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 Materials Science discipline and
affiliated with TU Dresden.
There are a total of 22 researchers included with 7 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in TU Dresden is 1,659 with a mean value for
the h-index of 75.41. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in TU Dresden is 9,333 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 424.23.
TU Dresden is a public research university located in Dresden, Germany. It was established in 1828 as the Saxon Technical School. It underwent structural and name changes until it received its present name in 1961. One of the oldest and largest universities in Germany, TU Dresden is known for its strong research, first-rate programs, and distinguished university culture.
TU Dresden Key Statistics
The university has 13 faculties that are located on its main campus—South of Dresden’s city center. Some of these faculties include the Faculty of Mathematics, the Faculty of Computer Science, and the Faculty of Civil Engineering. Meanwhile, its Faculty of Medicine is located in the East of Dresden’s city center.
TU Dresden offers around 125 degree programs for undergraduates and postgraduates. It also offers study courses for young people and the elderly through its Junior Campus and Citizens’ University and Seniors’ Academy. Some of its top-ranked degree courses include social sciences and medicine, humanities, and natural and engineering sciences.
The university has a population of around 32,389 students, and approximately 15 percent of its student population is international. It employs 5,751 academic staff and 2,470 administrative staff.
Other TU Dresden key statistics include its university branch in Vietnam. It is also one of the 11 institutions in Germany that received the “University of Excellence” award. It is a member of TU9—an organization of the nine leading German Institutes of Technology.
TU Dresden Research
The university has been recognized as one of the top research institutions in Germany and Europe. Its research projects are attached to the values of business, culture, and society. It also takes advantage of biotechnology and microelectronics in the Dresden area.
TU Dresden’s top three research fields are biology, medicine, and physics. Its researchers have published in notable publications like the European Physical Journal C, Journal of High Energy Physics, and Nature. They have also been invited to attend top conferences, such as the Information Hiding, Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, and the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence.
The most cited article produced by TU Dresden research is Aad et al.’s (2012) “Observation of a new particle in the search for the Standard Model Higgs boson with the ATLAS detector at the LHC.” It received 19,704 citations and was published in Physics Letters B. The university’s second most cited research output is Baader et al.’s (2003) “The Description Logic Handbook: Theory, Implementation and Applications.” A total of 12,721 books, articles, and other publications cited this exceptional work. The third most cited article is Klionsky et al.’s (2021) “Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (4th edition).” This exemplary research received 7,925 citations and was published in Autophagy.
TU Dresden is also home to several research centers, including the Center for Advancing Electronics, the Center for Regenerative Therapies, and the Center for Research on Mechanics of Structures and Materials.
Some of its honorary doctorates include a lieutenant and general airship pioneer, a computer scientist and civil engineer who built the world’s first programmable computer, and a Nobel Prize laureate in Chemistry.
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.
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