Medical University of Vienna

Medical University of Vienna

Medicine Ranking

Austria Established: 1365 Scholars: 40
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s h-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all top researchers from the Medicine discipline and affiliated with Medical University of Vienna. There are a total of 40 researchers included with 4 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in Medical University of Vienna is 3,640 with a mean value for the h-index of 91.00. The total sum of publications for top scientists in Medical University of Vienna is 17,541 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 438.53.

Overview

Medical University of Vienna

Medical University of Vienna (MedUni Vienna) is a public university located in Vienna, Austria. It was established in 1365, making it one of the oldest medical schools in the world. The university is also recognized as the largest medical organization in the country. Its known course offerings are medicine, life sciences, and dentistry.

Medical University of Vienna Key Statistics

The university comprises 31 university clinics and clinical institutes, and 12 medical-theoretical departments. Its departments include the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Department of Urology, and the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Surgery. It offers two undergraduate, two master’s, 16 Ph.D. programs in basic science research, and 10 doctorate programs in applied medical science fields. Its two undergraduate programs are offered in the fields of medicine and dentistry.

Medical University of Vienna's student population is approximately 8,000. It employs about 6,000 staff.

Other Medical University of Vienna key statistics include 30 university clinics and two clinical institutes. This is in addition to its two teaching departments and 84 accredited teaching hospitals. The university also has a museum called the Museum of Medical University. The museum manages around 1,200 wax models made by Clemente Susini and houses the medical-surgical academy.

Medical University of Vienna Research

The university is recognized as one of the top medical schools both in Europe and internationally. Its top fields of research are medicine, biology, and population.

Medical University of Vienna research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like Blood, The Lancet, and Nature. Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences, such as ISBI: International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, EMBC: International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, and WebSci: Web Science.

The most cited Medical University of Vienna research publication is Stupp et al.'s (2005) "Radiotherapy plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide for glioblastoma." This was published in The New England Journal of Medicine and has so far been cited 16,998 times.

The university’s second most cited publication is Aletaha et al.'s (2010) "2010 Rheumatoid arthritis classification criteria: an American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism collaborative initiative," which was featured in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases and has received 13,577 citations.

Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is Klionsky et al.'s (2012) "Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy," which was published in Autophagy, with 7,902 citations to date.

Other university’s research statistics include its recent research projects, such as tumor microenvironment as target and regulator of anticancer (metal) drug response, cellular mediators linking inflammation and thrombosis, and the RNAdeco: decorating RNA for a purpose.

The university has several research centers and institutes. These include the Center for Medical Statistics, Informatics and Intelligent Systems, the Center for Pathophysiology, Infectiology and Immunology, and the Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering.

Moreover, the university has several faculty and alumni who are Nobel laureates, including Julius Wagner-Jauregg (Physiology or Medicine, 1927), Róbert Bárány (Physiology or Medicine, 1914), and Richard Kuhn (Chemistry, 1938).
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
160 World 1 National Hans Lassmann

Hans Lassmann

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 173 Citations 97,416 650
244 World 2 National Josef S. Smolen

Josef S. Smolen

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 164 Citations 138,775 989
635 World 4 National Shahrokh F. Shariat

Shahrokh F. Shariat

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 141 Citations 76,532 1,645
940 World 5 National Peter Valent

Peter Valent

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 132 Citations 63,195 913
1988 World 6 National Rudolf Valenta

Rudolf Valenta

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 114 Citations 50,285 590
2015 World 8 National Kurt A. Jellinger

Kurt A. Jellinger

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 114 Citations 52,247 478
2583 World 10 National Michael Trauner

Michael Trauner

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 109 Citations 45,084 579
3000 World 12 National Walter Reinisch

Walter Reinisch

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 105 Citations 50,372 475
3262 World 14 National Siegfried Kasper

Siegfried Kasper

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 103 Citations 40,299 856
5022 World 19 National Michael Gnant

Michael Gnant

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 94 Citations 78,679 493
5132 World 20 National Herbert Budka

Herbert Budka

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 93 Citations 28,441 357
5485 World 23 National Gerald Maurer

Gerald Maurer

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 92 Citations 27,528 396
6228 World 27 National Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth

Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 89 Citations 31,149 497
6249 World 28 National Georg Stingl

Georg Stingl

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 89 Citations 26,034 283
6667 World 31 National Christoph C. Zielinski

Christoph C. Zielinski

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 88 Citations 27,829 506
6776 World 32 National Wolfgang Weninger

Wolfgang Weninger

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 87 Citations 28,689 317
6948 World 33 National Eva S. Schernhammer

Eva S. Schernhammer

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 87 Citations 29,601 327
7526 World 37 National Klaus Wolff

Klaus Wolff

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 85 Citations 28,110 296
7756 World 39 National Daniel Aletaha

Daniel Aletaha

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 85 Citations 51,623 254
8198 World 40 National Dontscho Kerjaschki

Dontscho Kerjaschki

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 83 Citations 25,389 170
8453 World 41 National Walter Klepetko

Walter Klepetko

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 83 Citations 35,753 544
8756 World 44 National Ingrid Pabinger

Ingrid Pabinger

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 82 Citations 23,676 377
9457 World 45 National Christian Hengstenberg

Christian Hengstenberg

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 80 Citations 33,488 290
9822 World 46 National Christoph J. Binder

Christoph J. Binder

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 80 Citations 25,458 237
9862 World 47 National Ernst Wolner

Ernst Wolner

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 80 Citations 19,518 492
9908 World 49 National Bernhard Moser

Bernhard Moser

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 79 Citations 33,945 190
10063 World 52 National Siegfried Trattnig

Siegfried Trattnig

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 79 Citations 18,920 465
10684 World 57 National Richard Pötter

Richard Pötter

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 78 Citations 22,924 345
10748 World 58 National Markus Peck-Radosavljevic

Markus Peck-Radosavljevic

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 78 Citations 19,793 362
10752 World 56 National Johannes Lammer

Johannes Lammer

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 78 Citations 21,718 269
11081 World 59 National Markus Raderer

Markus Raderer

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 77 Citations 21,089 387
11596 World 61 National Matthias Preusser

Matthias Preusser

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 76 Citations 21,026 409
11834 World 62 National Raimund Jakesz

Raimund Jakesz

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 76 Citations 32,944 312
12040 World 63 National Oswald Wagner

Oswald Wagner

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 75 Citations 18,217 267
13221 World 69 National Oliver Findl

Oliver Findl

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 73 Citations 13,889 217
13382 World 71 National Andreas Chott

Andreas Chott

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 73 Citations 15,750 186
13642 World 72 National Bruno Niederle

Bruno Niederle

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 73 Citations 17,303 261
13930 World 74 National Christine Mannhalter

Christine Mannhalter

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 72 Citations 15,003 288
14161 World 77 National Peter Ferenci

Peter Ferenci

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 72 Citations 24,164 390
14163 World 78 National Michael Weber

Michael Weber

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 72 Citations 17,272 394
14645 World 80 National Werner Waldhäusl

Werner Waldhäusl

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 71 Citations 15,798 276
15068 World 83 National Thomas H. Helbich

Thomas H. Helbich

Medical University of Vienna, Austria
H-index 71 Citations 13,571 300

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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