Ningbo University of Technology

Ningbo University of Technology

- Materials Science Ranking

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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 Ningbo University of Technology. There are a total of 1 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Ningbo University of Technology is 47 with a mean value for the h-index of 47.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Ningbo University of Technology is 271 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 271.00.


Ningbo University of Technology

Ningbo University of Technology (NBUT) is a public research university located in Ningbo, Zhejiang, China. It was founded in 1947 as Ningbo College, received the National Exemplary Engineering College status in 1997, and became the present-day NBUT in 2004. It is one of the top provincial schools in Zhejiang, with notable programs in engineering and technology.

Ningbo University of Technology Key Statistics

The university comprises several schools and faculties. These include the School of Materials Science and Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering, School of Economics and Management, School of Electronic and Information Engineering, and the Faculty of Science.

Ningbo University of Technology's student population is approximately 8,000 undergraduates and postgraduates. It employs 700 academic and administrative staff, with 41 professors and 133 associate professors.

Other Ningbo University of Technology key statistics include its various campuses, composed of Hangzhou Bay Campus, Youngor Campus, Fenghua Campus, and Cuibai Campus. In addition, the university library holds a collection of over 1 million printed books as well as extensive digital resources.

Ningbo University of Technology Research

NBUT is a dynamic Chinese research institution. It has won numerous scientific projects, both at the provincial and national levels, as well as published over 250 research articles and has 12 approved patents. Its research projects are funded by various agencies, including the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Natural Science Foundation of Zhejiang Province, and the Natural Science Foundation of Ningbo.

The top fields of Ningbo University of Technology research are materials science, computer science, and engineering. Its research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like Applied Mechanics and Materials, Advanced Materials Research, and Ceramics International. It also publishes its own peer-reviewed journals, such as the Journal of Ningbo University of Technology

Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as the International Conference on Model Transformation, the Chinese Control Conference, and the International Conference on Information and Automation.

The most cited Ningbo University of Technology research publication is Xu’s (2011) “The fundamental institutions of China's reforms and development.” This journal article was published in the Journal of Economic Literature and has received 1,222 citations.

The university’s second most cited publication is Jones et al.'s (2011) “International entrepreneurship research (1989–2009): A domain ontology and thematic analysis,” which appeared in the Journal of Business Venturing and has been cited 811 times.

Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is Webb et al.'s (2013) “Ultrathin conformal devices for precise and continuous thermal characterization of human skin,” which was featured in Nature Materials and has received 792 citations to date.

In addition, NBUT has partnered with the Institute of Industrial Economics of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences to construct an international port and logistics research center, both for academic and industrial purposes. It has also forged a scientific and technological collaborative agreement with Zhenhai District.

Meanwhile, the university is home to several research centers and institutes. It also hosts external R&D and training units of private companies in its Knowledge Industrial Park, which primarily functions as a training ground for advanced manufacturing in the province.
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.
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Weiyou Yang

Weiyou Yang

Ningbo University of Technology, China
D-index 47 Citations 6,835 271

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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