University of Rome Tor Vergata

University of Rome Tor Vergata

- Neuroscience Ranking

Italy Established: 1982 Scholars: 20
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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 Neuroscience discipline and affiliated with University of Rome Tor Vergata. There are a total of 20 researchers included with 4 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Rome Tor Vergata is 1,075 with a mean value for the h-index of 53.75. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Rome Tor Vergata is 3,436 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 171.80.

Overview

The University of Rome Tor Vergata is a public research university located in Rome, Italy. Founded in 1982, it is one of the few universities in Italy that are campus-based. Its campus is home to University Hospital Tor Vergata, one of the advanced hospitals in Italy, and the Italian Space Agency. It is also the first Italian university to have an English-only degree.

The university’s mission is to be able to make contributions to people’s education and training as well as to scientific research and innovation that will help spur sustainable development in the country, in the European region, and the world. Meanwhile, its vision is to be a leader in research, education, and development for it to be recognized as one of the best universities in Europe by 2025.

The university offers around 50 bachelor’s degrees and 50 master’s degrees. On the other hand, they also offer over 200 specialization courses and 30 Ph.D. courses. The university houses a total of 19 departments organized into six schools: Law, Economics, Humanities, Engineering, Medicine & Surgery, and Mathematical, Physical, and Natural Sciences.

The University of Rome Tor Vergata was established in 1982 with the aim of giving students access to high-quality education that will prepare them to face the challenges of the 21st century. In 1987, the Centre for Economic and International Studies was put up, adding an internationally recognized economic research center within the campus. The university is also closely situated within major research institutions, such as the Italian Space Agency whose main headquarters was inaugurated in Tor Vergata in 2012.

Notable alumni from the University of Rome Tor Vergata include actor Giulio Berruti who has appeared in The Lizzie McGuire Movie and Monte Carlo; composer and pianist Piero Niro; and writer Alessandro Piperno.

The University of Rome Tor Vergata is considered one of the leading public universities in Italy, landing in top 10 spots in academic rankings. It has been recognized as belonging to the top 200 to 600 universities in the world, gaining top scores for its math and physics subjects. In addition, it has been cited as one of the top 150 young universities in the world that has been established in the last 50 years.

The university has been involved in interesting research, including creating a 3D reconstruction of Renaissance painter Raphael’s face, developing a statistical model that will identify signs of life in distant planets, and mapping children’s immune response to a life-threatening inflammatory syndrome linked to COVID-19.
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
228 World 3 National
Giorgio Bernardi

Giorgio Bernardi

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 104 Citations 32,280 377
295 World 6 National
Carlo Caltagirone

Carlo Caltagirone

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 97 Citations 31,659 584
452 World 13 National
Diego Centonze

Diego Centonze

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 87 Citations 21,128 292
938 World 32 National
Francesco Lacquaniti

Francesco Lacquaniti

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 68 Citations 17,315 179
1015 World 35 National
Nicola B. Mercuri

Nicola B. Mercuri

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 67 Citations 16,237 337
1440 World 54 National
Antonio Pisani

Antonio Pisani

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 60 Citations 7,402 134
1447 World 55 National
Barbara Picconi

Barbara Picconi

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 60 Citations 11,822 115
1891 World 79 National
Paolo Mazzone

Paolo Mazzone

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 55 Citations 12,103 103
2131 World 91 National
Paolo Stanzione

Paolo Stanzione

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 52 Citations 6,627 119
2335 World 100 National
Paolo Curatolo

Paolo Curatolo

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 50 Citations 6,663 183
2398 World 105 National
Maria Grazia Marciani

Maria Grazia Marciani

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 50 Citations 6,797 153
2437 World 106 National
Alessandro Stefani

Alessandro Stefani

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 49 Citations 8,055 146
3431 World 157 National
Giuseppe Sancesario

Giuseppe Sancesario

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 39 Citations 5,416 88
3510 World 162 National
Nicola Toschi

Nicola Toschi

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 39 Citations 6,601 157
3922 World 182 National
Robert Nisticò

Robert Nisticò

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 36 Citations 4,073 110
4358 World 209 National
Antonella Peppe

Antonella Peppe

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 34 Citations 4,081 71
4546 World 219 National
Mariangela Pierantozzi

Mariangela Pierantozzi

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 33 Citations 3,540 91
4866 World 236 National
Livia Brusa

Livia Brusa

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 32 Citations 3,338 56
4910 World 239 National
Paola Bonsi

Paola Bonsi

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 32 Citations 4,316 65
5298 World 266 National
Alessandro Martorana

Alessandro Martorana

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
D-index 31 Citations 3,516 76

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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