New Mexico State University

New Mexico State University

- Physics Ranking

United States Established: 1888 Scholars: 9
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 Physics discipline and affiliated with New Mexico State University. There are a total of 9 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 New Mexico State University is 922 with a mean value for the h-index of 102.44. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in New Mexico State University is 1,965 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 218.33.


New Mexico State University, also known as NM State or simply NMSU, is a public research institute of higher education located in Las Cruces, New Mexico. It is the oldest public institution in the state, having been founded in 1888. Additionally, it is one of the two flagship universities in the region, along with the University of New Mexico. Since its establishment, it has evolved into an elite institution with more than 20,000 enrollees each year.

Its main campus occupies about 360 hectares in Las Cruces City, surrounded by greenhouses and desert landscape. Besides being the university's academic center, it is also home to administrative departments, NMSU Golf Course, the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, and other properties. The Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine at New Mexico State University is also located within the campus, which serves as a learning center for medical students.

Furthermore, NMSU has several campuses and centers located in various parts of the country. These include Grants, Alamogordo, Carlsbad, and Doña Ana. These are home to various community colleges and learning centers that offer two-year programs, professional courses, and other lifelong learning opportunities.

The university offers degree programs to both undergraduate and graduate students. Several associate degrees are also available in some major and pre-professional programs. Students can choose to study specific programs offered by the university’s College of Arts and Sciences; College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences; College of Education; College of Business; College of Health and Social Services; College of Engineering; Honors College; and Graduate School.

NMSU is also a top research institute and ranked by the National Science Foundation as a university with high research and development activities. It operates numerous research programs across a wide variety of interest areas. It is noted for being home to the state’s NASA Space Grant Program. The Department of Astronomy manages the Apache Point Observatory and the Sunspot Solar Observatory. It has also partnered with Reaction Engines Unlimited to develop various aerospace technologies.

Moreover, students enjoy a wide variety of activities outside their academic load. They can join any of the hundreds of student organizations, fraternities, sororities, and other formations to explore their hobbies and interests. The university is home to many athletic, recreational, and cultural events. Community members also have access to various facilities and services within the campus, such as housing, dining halls, health and wellness facilities, and student support services.
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.
375 World 213 National Jon A. Holtzman

Jon A. Holtzman

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 131 Citations 94,527 349
389 World 219 National Dmitry Bizyaev

Dmitry Bizyaev

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 130 Citations 98,587 452
703 World 378 National Kaike Pan

Kaike Pan

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 111 Citations 79,579 267
982 World 515 National Anatoly Klypin

Anatoly Klypin

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 103 Citations 49,358 227
1232 World 654 National Daniel Oravetz

Daniel Oravetz

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 96 Citations 63,869 161
1278 World 664 National Daniel C. Long

Daniel C. Long

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 95 Citations 96,252 128
1563 World 799 National Viktor Malanushenko

Viktor Malanushenko

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 90 Citations 66,708 139
1660 World 867 National Jonathan Brinkmann

Jonathan Brinkmann

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 88 Citations 34,317 125
2400 World 1218 National Audrey Simmons

Audrey Simmons

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 78 Citations 38,919 117
2611 World 1318 National Howard Brewington

Howard Brewington

New Mexico State University, United States
D-index 76 Citations 49,934 100

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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