Visva-Bharati University

Visva-Bharati University

- Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Ranking

India Established: 1921 Scholars: 1
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

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 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering discipline and affiliated with Visva-Bharati University. There are a total of 1 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Visva-Bharati University is 32 with a mean value for the h-index of 32.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Visva-Bharati University is 111 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 111.00.


Visva-Bharati University

Visva-Bharati University is a public research university in West Bengal, India. Founded by Rabindranath Tagore in 1921, it was given central university status in 1951 by the act of the Parliament. It is regarded as an Institution of National Importance and is among the few educational institutions of higher learning in the country recognized by the University Grants Commission.

Visva-Bharati University Key Statistics

The university’s educational structure comprises several schools and academic departments. These include the Santosh Pathsala, the Mrinalini Ananda Pathsala, the Patha Bhavana, and the Santosh Pathsala. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in diverse areas of study, including agriculture, modern history, philosophy, and computer science.

It has more than 6,400 students, including over 3,500 undergraduates and nearly 3,000 postgraduates. The university also employs over 300 academic and administrative staff members. Among its most notable alumni include the former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, political activist Malati Choudhury, and activist Mahasweta Devi.

Other Visva-Bharati University key statistics are its academic and administrative facilities that include the Ratan Palli and Purba Palli guest houses, a museum, an audiovisual and preservation unit, and a library system that holds special collections of Indian and Japanese printed books.

Visva-Bharati University Research

The university consistently ranks among the most research-intensive institutions in the nation. Its research fundings are primarily sourced through the grants and fellowships awarded by organizations such as the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, the Government of India, and the India Council of Medical Research.

Visva-Bharati University researchers have conducted extensive research work in numerous fields but they are known for their contributions in chemistry, physics, and biology. University research teams have also attended global research conferences and symposia such as SOCO: Soft Computing, CP: Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming, and C3IT: International Conference on Computer, Communication, Control, and Information Technology.

Its most cited research article is Begum et al.’s (2009) “Biogenic synthesis of Au and Ag nanoparticles using aqueous solutions of black tea leaf extracts,” which was published in Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces and has 594 citations. Likewise, its second most popular research work is Majumdar and Samanta's (2010) “Generalised fuzzy soft sets,” which was published in Computers & Mathematics with Applications and cited 551 times.

Moreover, its third most cited research work is Ray et al.’s (2012) “Enzyme-producing bacteria isolated from fish gut: A review.” Published in Aquaculture Nutrition, this article, which talks about the three main factors of digestion and the secondary factors of enzymatic activity of fish gut microbiota in nutrition, was cited 470 times by students and research professionals worldwide.

In addition, there are also several Visva-Bharati University research centers and institutes on campus. These include the Institute of Tagore Studies and Research, the Integrated Science Education and Research Center, and the Center for Research in Energy and Energy Conservation.

Its other research facilities are the Institute of Rural Reconstruction, the Indian Agricultural Research Institute, and the International Institute of Health Management and Research.
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.
1065 World 23 National Dulal Pal

Dulal Pal

Visva-Bharati University, India
D-index 32 Citations 3,406 111

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 Microsoft Academic Graph D-Index >= 30 within the area of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.