Saint Xavier University

Saint Xavier University

- Mathematics Ranking

United States Established: 1846 Scholars: 1 Best Researchers 2022 Badge
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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 Mathematics discipline and affiliated with Saint Xavier University. There are a total of 1 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Saint Xavier University is 101 with a mean value for the h-index of 101.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Saint Xavier University is 641 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 641.00.


Saint Xavier University

Saint Xavier University (SXU) is a private Catholic higher education institution located in Chicago, Illinois, United States. It was founded in 1846 by the Sisters of Mercy as Saint Francis Xavier Female Academy at the request of Bishop William Quarter. The oldest chartered college in the city of Chicago, SXU is ranked among the best educational institutions in Illinois with contributions in the fields of mathematics, physics, and psychology.

Saint Xavier University Key Statistics

The university is composed of three schools and colleges namely the College of Arts and Sciences, the Graham School of Management, and the School of Nursing and Health Sciences. It offers 60 undergraduate majors and 28 graduate majors.

SXU has 3,430 students and employs 366 academic staff. The university campus features facilities such as dormitories, environmentally friendly residence halls, health centers, recreation gyms, and a small Catholic chapel.

Other Saint Xavier University key statistics include the university library that houses 75,200 books, 6,600 e-books, and 7,500 CDs and DVDs. The university is affiliated with the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, the Council of Independent Colleges, and the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities.

Saint Xavier University Research

SXU is committed to excellence in teaching, learning, and scholarship. The Student-Faculty Collaborative Research Initiative provides teams of faculty and students the opportunity to address meaningful research questions while enhancing student engagement and learning.

The top fields of Saint Xavier University research are mathematics, nonlinear system, and soliton. Its research teams have published in notable scholarly journals like Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, and the Journal of Nursing Scholarship. They have likewise attended and presented at various conferences such as the Soft Computing conference in 2016, International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies in 2013, and the Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education in 2009.

Most cited articles from the university are Rubio et al.’s (2003) “Objectifying content validity: Conducting a content validity study in social work research” published in Social Work Research with more than 1,400 citations, Wazwaz’ (2000) “A new algorithm for calculating adomian polynomials for nonlinear operators” featured in Applied Mathematics and Computation which has over 760 citations, and Wazwaz et al.’s (2004) “A sine-cosine method for handling nonlinear wave equations” that appeared in Mathematical and Computer Modelling which has 750 citations to date.

Its other most-cited articles include two other Wazwaz articles, namely “A reliable modification of Adomian decomposition method” (1999, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 731 citations) and “The tanh method for traveling wave solutions of nonlinear equations (2004, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 631 citations), Wan et al.’s
(2004) “Distributed construction of connected dominating set in wireless ad hoc networks” (Mobile Networks and Applications, 1,407 citations), and Henderson et al.’s (2009) “LMX differentiation: A multilevel review and examination of its antecedents and outcomes” (Leadership Quarterly, 521 citations)

Some world-class laboratory facilities at SXU include a light microscope research center, animal facility, cadaver facility, Communication Sciences and Disorders Lab, and Speech Science Lab.

You can also learn more about the educational performance of Saint Xavier University in our ranking of US universities & colleges.

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.
27 World 21 National
Abdul-Majid Wazwaz

Abdul-Majid Wazwaz

Saint Xavier University, United States
D-index 101 Citations 36,321 641

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 >= 30 within the area of Mathematics. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.