New York University

New York University

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United States Established: 1831 Scholars: 83
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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 Medicine discipline and affiliated with New York University. There are a total of 83 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 New York University is 7,588 with a mean value for the h-index of 91.42. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in New York University is 33,980 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 409.40.

Overview

New York University

New York University (NYU) is a private research university in New York City, New York. In 1831, it was chartered by the New York State Legislature and was founded in the same year. The university is the largest American private university by enrollment. With a highly selective admission, NYU receives the highest number of applications among all private U.S. universities.

New York University Key Statistics

The university comprises 10 undergraduate schools and 15 graduate schools. These academic units include the Tandon School of Engineering, Stern School of Business, Tisch School of Arts, Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, Rory Meyers School of Nursing, and the Grossman School of Medicine. Some of its top course offerings include law, public policy, applied math, occupational therapy, economics, political science, and medicine.

New York University's student population is approximately 51,848 students, composed of 26,733 undergraduates and 25,115 postgraduates. It employs 9,835 academic staff and 2,242 administrative staff. With its main campus in New York City, NYU has degree-granting campuses in Shanghai and Abu Dhabi as well as academic centers such as in Washington, D.C., Tel Aviv, Sydney, Prague, Paris, Madrid, London, Florence, Buenos Aires, and Berlin.

The other New York University key statistics include faculty and alumni that include 17 billionaires, two Federal Reserve Chairmen, 58 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 12 U.S. Senators, four mayors of New York City, five U.S. governors, one U.S. Supreme Court justice, and three heads of state.

New York University Research

NYU is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity." In 2017, it set a record-breaking research expenditure of over $0.9 billion, sourced from various government and private businesses, including the National Science Foundation, the Air Force Research Laboratory, the United States Army Research Laboratory, as well as Google, Microsoft, Boeing, and Twitter.

Its top fields of research are medicine, biology, and computer science. New York University research outputs have been published in major scholarly journals like Social Science Research Network, The Lancet, and Science. Its researchers have attended key international conferences such as the International Conference on Learning Representations, Neural Information Processing Systems, and the European Conference on Computer Vision.

The most cited New York University research publication is LeCun et al.’s (2015) “Deep learning.” This was published in Nature and has been cited 39,561 times to date. NYU’s second most cited publication is Mallat’s (1989) “A theory for multiresolution signal decomposition: The wavelet representation,” which was published in the IEEE Transaction on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence and has received 29,431 citations. In addition, the university’s third most cited publication is Arnett et al.’s (1988) “The American Rheumatism Association 1987 revised criteria for the classification of rheumatoid arthritis,” which was featured in Arthritis & Rheumatism and has been cited 24,374 times.

The university has several research centers and institutes, including the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, Center for Bioethics, and the Center for Cognitive Neurology. NYU has also produced 26 Pulitzer Prize winners, 38 Nobel Laureates, 31 MacArthur Fellows, 5 Fields Medalists, and 8 Turing Award winners.

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

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
264 World 173 National
Dan R. Littman

Dan R. Littman

New York University, United States
D-index 173 Citations 135,816 431
1396 World 832 National
Ann Marie Schmidt

Ann Marie Schmidt

New York University, United States
D-index 130 Citations 75,480 500
1488 World 878 National
Douglas Kondziolka

Douglas Kondziolka

New York University, United States
D-index 129 Citations 54,548 913
1652 World 976 National
Gareth J. Morgan

Gareth J. Morgan

New York University, United States
D-index 126 Citations 70,670 1,299
1858 World 1087 National
Harvey I. Pass

Harvey I. Pass

New York University, United States
D-index 123 Citations 58,961 750
1862 World 1090 National
Kwok-Kin Wong

Kwok-Kin Wong

New York University, United States
D-index 123 Citations 57,562 471
1880 World 1098 National
Menek Goldstein

Menek Goldstein

New York University, United States
D-index 123 Citations 52,019 577
1982 World 1156 National
Judith S. Hochman

Judith S. Hochman

New York University, United States
D-index 121 Citations 88,366 523
2372 World 1377 National
Orrin Devinsky

Orrin Devinsky

New York University, United States
D-index 117 Citations 53,499 785
2641 World 1527 National
Don C. Des Jarlais

Don C. Des Jarlais

New York University, United States
D-index 114 Citations 150,232 677
2752 World 1584 National
James S. Babb

James S. Babb

New York University, United States
D-index 114 Citations 42,993 566
2916 World 1675 National
Edward A. Fisher

Edward A. Fisher

New York University, United States
D-index 112 Citations 63,429 587
2982 World 1704 National
Donald F. Klein

Donald F. Klein

New York University, United States
D-index 112 Citations 44,442 554
3015 World 1722 National
Robert I. Grossman

Robert I. Grossman

New York University, United States
D-index 112 Citations 36,344 420
3117 World 1780 National
Raymond Niaura

Raymond Niaura

New York University, United States
D-index 111 Citations 41,417 463
3459 World 1962 National
Christopher L. Wolfgang

Christopher L. Wolfgang

New York University, United States
D-index 108 Citations 55,504 664
3645 World 2071 National
Jean Logan

Jean Logan

New York University, United States
D-index 107 Citations 48,491 257
4032 World 2285 National
David B. Abrams

David B. Abrams

New York University, United States
D-index 105 Citations 35,918 368
4056 World 2302 National
Frederick Naftolin

Frederick Naftolin

New York University, United States
D-index 105 Citations 32,938 492
4226 World 2387 National
Gerald Weissmann

Gerald Weissmann

New York University, United States
D-index 104 Citations 32,923 424
4318 World 2431 National
Joel S. Schuman

Joel S. Schuman

New York University, United States
D-index 103 Citations 41,822 844
4390 World 2481 National
Jill P. Buyon

Jill P. Buyon

New York University, United States
D-index 103 Citations 34,943 408
4831 World 2702 National
Jacqueline A. French

Jacqueline A. French

New York University, United States
D-index 100 Citations 55,893 403
5037 World 2808 National
Richard B. Hayes

Richard B. Hayes

New York University, United States
D-index 99 Citations 48,388 194
5180 World 2876 National
Donald C. Goff

Donald C. Goff

New York University, United States
D-index 99 Citations 33,312 338
5249 World 2914 National
Martha J. Radford

Martha J. Radford

New York University, United States
D-index 98 Citations 58,468 257
5292 World 2935 National
Faith E. Davies

Faith E. Davies

New York University Langone Medical Center, United States
D-index 98 Citations 42,761 572
5371 World 2980 National
Steven B. Abramson

Steven B. Abramson

New York University, United States
D-index 98 Citations 35,288 278
5718 World 3160 National
Jeffrey S. Weber

Jeffrey S. Weber

New York University, United States
D-index 96 Citations 76,314 444
5734 World 3166 National
Douglas A. Levine

Douglas A. Levine

New York University, United States
D-index 96 Citations 56,858 420
5748 World 3176 National
Steven H. Ferris

Steven H. Ferris

New York University, United States
D-index 96 Citations 52,298 341
5880 World 3245 National
Joseph D. Zuckerman

Joseph D. Zuckerman

New York University, United States
D-index 96 Citations 32,534 599
6207 World 3404 National
Ira J. Goldberg

Ira J. Goldberg

New York University, United States
D-index 95 Citations 28,466 352
6824 World 3699 National
Robert A. Montgomery

Robert A. Montgomery

New York University, United States
D-index 93 Citations 25,813 368
7010 World 3785 National
Thomas Wisniewski

Thomas Wisniewski

New York University, United States
D-index 92 Citations 31,421 451
7123 World 3845 National
Ruben Kuzniecky

Ruben Kuzniecky

Hofstra University, United States
D-index 92 Citations 25,743 315
7481 World 4046 National
Barry Reisberg

Barry Reisberg

New York University, United States
D-index 90 Citations 46,196 300
7498 World 4055 National
Ira M. Jacobson

Ira M. Jacobson

New York University, United States
D-index 90 Citations 41,919 494
7588 World 4096 National
Jan Vilcek

Jan Vilcek

New York University, United States
D-index 90 Citations 33,161 296
7953 World 4283 National
Anne Zeleniuch-Jacquotte

Anne Zeleniuch-Jacquotte

New York University, United States
D-index 89 Citations 31,344 301
8135 World 4371 National
Robert R. Clancy

Robert R. Clancy

New York University, United States
D-index 89 Citations 23,897 310
8377 World 4492 National
William N. Rom

William N. Rom

New York University, United States
D-index 88 Citations 28,195 355
8415 World 4505 National
Bruce N. Cronstein

Bruce N. Cronstein

New York University, United States
D-index 88 Citations 27,078 307
8523 World 4554 National
K. Bailey Freund

K. Bailey Freund

New York University, United States
D-index 88 Citations 23,242 536
8530 World 4555 National
Kenneth J. Koval

Kenneth J. Koval

New York University, United States
D-index 88 Citations 22,986 258
8621 World 4601 National
David Zagzag

David Zagzag

New York University, United States
D-index 87 Citations 36,641 329
9094 World 4838 National
William L. Carroll

William L. Carroll

New York University, United States
D-index 86 Citations 30,395 453
9330 World 4951 National
Alfred W. Kopf

Alfred W. Kopf

New York University, United States
D-index 86 Citations 22,363 284
9864 World 5222 National
Andrea B. Troxel

Andrea B. Troxel

New York University, United States
D-index 84 Citations 32,403 368
10005 World 5281 National
Harry T. Chugani

Harry T. Chugani

New York University, United States
D-index 84 Citations 26,211 405
10288 World 5411 National
David P. Naidich

David P. Naidich

New York University, United States
D-index 83 Citations 35,011 274
10374 World 5452 National
Francisco J. Esteva

Francisco J. Esteva

New York University, United States
D-index 83 Citations 28,038 297
10380 World 5456 National
Roy E. Shore

Roy E. Shore

New York University, United States
D-index 83 Citations 27,749 255
10405 World 5469 National
Sripal Bangalore

Sripal Bangalore

New York University, United States
D-index 83 Citations 26,894 647
10901 World 5732 National
Robert J. Schneider

Robert J. Schneider

New York University, United States
D-index 82 Citations 24,929 391
11417 World 5976 National
Jan Bakker

Jan Bakker

New York University, United States
D-index 81 Citations 22,919 482
11828 World 6184 National
Howard Abikoff

Howard Abikoff

New York University, United States
D-index 80 Citations 24,736 127
12398 World 6472 National
Laura J. Balcer

Laura J. Balcer

New York University, United States
D-index 79 Citations 22,219 397
12402 World 6475 National
Henry Rusinek

Henry Rusinek

New York University, United States
D-index 79 Citations 22,187 280
12628 World 6576 National
Kathryn J. Moore

Kathryn J. Moore

New York University Langone Medical Center, United States
D-index 78 Citations 36,057 211
12967 World 6753 National
Rebecca A. Betensky

Rebecca A. Betensky

New York University, United States
D-index 78 Citations 20,107 280
13495 World 7003 National
Herbert Lepor

Herbert Lepor

New York University, United States
D-index 77 Citations 19,509 483
13780 World 7146 National
Diane M. Simeone

Diane M. Simeone

New York University Langone Medical Center, United States
D-index 76 Citations 26,460 370
13904 World 7210 National
Ruth S. Nussenzweig

Ruth S. Nussenzweig

New York University, United States
D-index 76 Citations 22,205 199
13947 World 7234 National
Rachel G. Klein

Rachel G. Klein

New York University, United States
D-index 76 Citations 21,247 149
14285 World 7393 National
Patrick E. Shrout

Patrick E. Shrout

New York University, United States
D-index 75 Citations 34,162 180
14370 World 7426 National
Franco M. Muggia

Franco M. Muggia

New York University, United States
D-index 75 Citations 24,591 437
14564 World 7508 National
Jan Volavka

Jan Volavka

New York University, United States
D-index 75 Citations 19,651 282
14592 World 7519 National
Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch

Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch

New York University, United States
D-index 75 Citations 19,249 406
15208 World 7793 National
Kenneth A. Egol

Kenneth A. Egol

New York University, United States
D-index 74 Citations 18,596 520
15262 World 7816 National
Feza H. Remzi

Feza H. Remzi

New York University Langone Medical Center, United States
D-index 74 Citations 17,986 268
15400 World 7877 National
Roy G. Geronemus

Roy G. Geronemus

New York University, United States
D-index 74 Citations 15,570 287
15465 World 7907 National
Mathew R. Williams

Mathew R. Williams

New York University, United States
D-index 73 Citations 35,907 257
15664 World 8016 National
Jonathan Melamed

Jonathan Melamed

New York University, United States
D-index 73 Citations 20,886 291
15861 World 8098 National
Samir S. Taneja

Samir S. Taneja

New York University, United States
D-index 73 Citations 17,644 781
15972 World 8144 National
David S. Goldfarb

David S. Goldfarb

New York University, United States
D-index 73 Citations 16,164 328
16081 World 8190 National
Witold Rużyłło

Witold Rużyłło

New York University, United States
D-index 72 Citations 41,455 504
16245 World 8283 National
Margareta Nordin

Margareta Nordin

New York University, United States
D-index 72 Citations 21,230 249
16571 World 8431 National
Robert S. Hoffman

Robert S. Hoffman

New York University, United States
D-index 72 Citations 15,502 582
16779 World 8541 National
Arieh Y. Shalev

Arieh Y. Shalev

New York University, United States
D-index 71 Citations 22,466 183
16874 World 8597 National
Alec J. Megibow

Alec J. Megibow

New York University, United States
D-index 71 Citations 19,645 247
17124 World 8718 National
Joseph G. McCarthy

Joseph G. McCarthy

New York University, United States
D-index 71 Citations 16,175 287
17438 World 8877 National
Michael Weitzman

Michael Weitzman

New York University, United States
D-index 70 Citations 21,571 236
17451 World 8884 National
Paolo Toniolo

Paolo Toniolo

New York University, United States
D-index 70 Citations 20,894 174
17781 World 9049 National
Frederick J. Kummer

Frederick J. Kummer

New York University, United States
D-index 70 Citations 13,859 199

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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