Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology

- Materials Science Ranking

Republic of Korea Established: 2007 Scholars: 28
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Materials Science
South Korea
2022
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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 Materials Science discipline and affiliated with Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology. There are a total of 28 researchers included with 4 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology is 1,798 with a mean value for the h-index of 64.21. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology is 5,694 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 203.36.

Overview

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) is a public research university in Ulsan, Republic of Korea. It was founded in 2007 as the first Korean national institution of higher education that was incorporated. It also belongs to the four public South Korean universities established to focus on science and technology research. UNIST is regarded as one of the top science and technology institutions in the world.

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology Key Statistics

The university’s academic structure comprises 15 schools, three colleges, and two departments. These include undergraduate units like the Department of Department of Computer Science and Engineering and the School of Energy and Chemical Engineering as well as graduate units such as the Graduate School of Artificial Intelligence and the Graduate School of Technology & Innovation Management.

UNIST's student population is approximately 4,700, with over 2,622 undergraduates and 2,000 postgraduates. It employs around 463 academic staff and 884 administrative staff.

The other Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology key statistics include its various high-tech academic support facilities such as the Leadership Center, the UNIST Supercomputing Center, the Center for Teaching and Learning, and the university Library.

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology Research

UNIST is internationally recognized for its advanced multidisciplinary research, staff, and cutting-edge facilities, particularly in the fields of next-generation energy technologies and high tech materials. It has received $130 million in external research grants and allocates an average research grant of $217,000 per faculty researcher.

The top fields of Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology research are materials science, nanotechnology, and chemistry. Its research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like Advanced Materials, Nature Communications, and ACS Nano.

Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as BPM: Business Process Management, CVPR: Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, and ICML: International Conference on Machine Learning.

The most cited Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology research publication is Chhowalla et al.'s (2013) “The chemistry of two-dimensional layered transition metal dichalcogenide nanosheets.” This article was published in Nature Chemistry and has been cited 7,098 times.

The university’s second most cited publication is Yang et al.'s (2017) “Iodide management in formamidinium-lead-halide–based perovskite layers for efficient solar cells,” which was featured in Science and has received 4,238 citations to date.

Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is Bonaccorso et al.'s (2015) “Graphene, related two-dimensional crystals, and hybrid systems for energy conversion and storage,” which also appeared in Science and has received 2,640 citations.

UNIST is home to numerous institutional, national, and collaborative research units. It has several multidisciplinary institutes such as the Division of Urban and Environment Engineering and the Division of Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering as well as affiliated research centers like KOGIC: Korean Genomics Center at UNIST and the Hans Schöler Stem Cell Research Center.

In addition, it houses three nationally-funded Institute for Basic Science affiliated research labs, namely, the Center for Genomic Integrity, the Center for Soft and Living Matter, and the Center for Multidimensional Carbon Materials.

Further, the UNIST Central Research Facilities provides more than 200 sophisticated research equipment for both internal and external researchers. Its other centralized facilities include the Business Incubation Center and the Technology Commercialization Center.
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
28 World 1 National
Rodney S. Ruoff

Rodney S. Ruoff

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 169 Citations 233,661 563
349 World 5 National
Jaephil Cho

Jaephil Cho

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 105 Citations 37,615 287
697 World 13 National
Kwang S. Kim

Kwang S. Kim

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 87 Citations 51,337 315
744 World 15 National
Jae Sung Lee

Jae Sung Lee

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 86 Citations 24,379 281
1289 World 38 National
Feng Ding

Feng Ding

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 76 Citations 19,220 317
1563 World 46 National
Bartosz A. Grzybowski

Bartosz A. Grzybowski

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 72 Citations 26,314 233
1607 World 48 National
Jong-Beom Baek

Jong-Beom Baek

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 72 Citations 23,901 246
1631 World 49 National
Christopher W. Bielawski

Christopher W. Bielawski

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 71 Citations 33,502 231
2039 World 59 National
Jin Young Kim

Jin Young Kim

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 68 Citations 31,823 280
2433 World 74 National
Hu Young Jeong

Hu Young Jeong

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 65 Citations 15,464 224
2469 World 78 National
Wook Jo

Wook Jo

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 65 Citations 17,280 171
2747 World 93 National
Sang Hoon Joo

Sang Hoon Joo

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 63 Citations 24,176 171
3112 World 114 National
Sang Il Seok

Sang Il Seok

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 61 Citations 45,061 173
3681 World 134 National
Hyeon Suk Shin

Hyeon Suk Shin

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 58 Citations 19,610 141
3718 World 135 National
Nam-Soon Choi

Nam-Soon Choi

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 58 Citations 13,371 155
4745 World 174 National
Changduk Yang

Changduk Yang

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 54 Citations 11,824 213
4749 World 175 National
Tae Joo Shin

Tae Joo Shin

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 54 Citations 11,592 193
4949 World 186 National
Hyun-Wook Lee

Hyun-Wook Lee

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 53 Citations 18,712 100
5085 World 192 National
Zonghoon Lee

Zonghoon Lee

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 53 Citations 12,041 183
5350 World 210 National
Hyunhyub Ko

Hyunhyub Ko

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 52 Citations 11,283 124
5438 World 213 National
Noejung Park

Noejung Park

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 51 Citations 8,921 139
5859 World 240 National
Guntae Kim

Guntae Kim

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 50 Citations 7,145 144
6557 World 284 National
T.S.N. Sankara Narayanan

T.S.N. Sankara Narayanan

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 47 Citations 7,477 115
6796 World 297 National
Junsheng Yu

Junsheng Yu

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 46 Citations 8,022 344
8170 World 354 National
Dong-Hwa Seo

Dong-Hwa Seo

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 41 Citations 12,208 67
8279 World 360 National
Ji-Wook Jang

Ji-Wook Jang

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 41 Citations 6,022 70
8717 World 392 National
Jongnam Park

Jongnam Park

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 40 Citations 17,212 89
8866 World 400 National
Hyun-Kon Song

Hyun-Kon Song

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
D-index 40 Citations 7,709 125

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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