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 University of Brescia.
There are a total of 7 researchers included.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in University of Brescia is 620 with a mean value for
the h-index of 88.57. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in University of Brescia is 3,873 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 553.29.
University of Brescia
University of Brescia or Università degli Studi di Brescia in Italian is a public research university located in Brescia, Italy. It was officially established in 1982 after a gestation of nearly two decades that began in the 1960s with the first attempts to bring university courses to Brescia. The university is acknowledged as one of the best educational institutions in the country with contributions in the fields of medicine, biology, and chemistry.
University of Brescia Key Statistics
The university is composed of one faculty namely the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and eight departments including the Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture, Territory, Environment and Mathematics, Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Radiological Sciences and Public Health, and the Department of Economics and Management. There are 36 bachelor’s degree courses, 21 single-cycle master’s courses and master’s degree programs, and 10 Ph.D. courses on offer.
University of Brescia has approximately 14,000 students and employs 500 administrative staff. The university has sites all over Brescia and they offer facilities such as residences and housing, canteen, and sports center. Other University of Brescia key statistics include the university libraries that hold 588,000 documents including monographs, periodicals, and print journals as well as electronic journals, books, and theses.
University of Brescia Research
The university is recognized for its significant research output locally and internationally. Its top fields of research are medicine, biology, and immunology.
University of Brescia research teams have attended and presented at various conferences such as the Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference in 2006, The Web Conference in 2002, and the ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communication conference in 2007.
The most cited publications from the university are Fried et al.’s (2002) “Peginterferon alfa-2a plus ribavirin for chronic hepatitis C virus infection.” published in The New England Journal of Medicine with 8,400 citations, Klionsky et al.’s (2012) “Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy” featured in Autophagy and has more than 7,900 citations, and Miyakis et al.’s (2006) “International consensus statement on an update of the classification criteria for definite antiphospholipid syndrome (APS)” that appeared in the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis which has over 6,700 citations to date.
Research centers at University of Brescia include the Center for Research and Technological Innovation in Traumatology, Hand Surgery, and Orthopedics, Interdepartmental Research Center for International Research in Mechanobiology, Study and Research Center of Applied Seismology and Structural Dynamics, Study Center for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Endocrine Neoplasms and Thyroid Diseases, and the Center for the Study of Immunodeficiencies.
The university has participated in international projects such as 2D4D - Disruptive Digitalization for Decarbonization, ACTAN - Automatic Control of Anesthesia, and AIPlan4EU - Bringing AI Planning to the European AI On-Demand Platform, which are Horizon 2020 projects. It also collaborates in other European projects like BULLET - Benchmarking Upper Limbs Loads on Exoskeleton Test Beds, DEASPHOR - Design of a Product for Substitution of Phosphate Rocks, and E-DETECT-TB - Early Detection and Integrated Management of Tuberculosis in Europe.
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.
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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