Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh Muslim University

- Plant Science and Agronomy Ranking

India Established: 1875 Scholars: 6
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 Plant Science and Agronomy discipline and affiliated with Aligarh Muslim University. There are a total of 6 researchers included with 2 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Aligarh Muslim University is 244 with a mean value for the h-index of 40.67. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Aligarh Muslim University is 661 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 110.17.


Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) is a public university in Aligarh, India. Established in 1875 by Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, it was formerly known as the Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College. It took its current name following the approval of the Aligarh Muslim University Act in 1920. AMU is also regarded as an institution of national importance under the seventh schedule of the Constitution of India.

Aligarh Muslim University Key Statistics

AMU’s educational structure is organized into several academic faculties. These include the Faculty of Agricultural Science, the Faculty of Management Studies and Research, the Faculty of Engineering & Technology, and the Faculty of Life Sciences. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in diverse areas of study, including engineering, social sciences, medicine, and arts.

It has a student population of more than 37,000 undergraduates and postgraduates. The university also employs over 7,000 administrative and academic staff members across its 467.6-hectare campus. The AMU campus houses extensive facilities such as 19 student residence halls, the Willingdon Pavilion, and the Moinuddin Ahmad Art Gallery.

Other Aligarh Muslim University key statistics and facilities include the Cultural Education Centre, the Musa Dakri Museum, the Kennedy Auditorium, and the Siddons Debating Union Hall. It also maintains a comprehensive library network that includes the Maulana Azad Library, the Engineering College Library, and the Ajmal Khan Tibbiya College Library.

Aligarh Muslim University Research

AMU is an active research institution. It is funded through grants and fellowships awarded by public and private organizations such as the University Grants Commission, the Ministry of Education, and the National Research Foundation.

The top three Aligarh Muslim University research fields are chemistry, physics, and nuclear physics. Researchers from the university have also attended global research conferences and symposiums such as WebSci: Web Science, TTE: IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification, CICN: International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Networks.

Its most cited research work is Tayyab et al.’s (1991) “Size exclusion chromatography and size exclusion HPLC of proteins,” which was published in Biochemical Education and has 6,296 citations to date. AMU’s second most popular research output is Aamodt et al.’s (2008) “The ALICE experiment at the CERN LHC,” which was published in the Journal of Instrumentation and has been cited 4,660 times so far.

Meanwhile, its third most popular research work is Ahemad and Kibret's (2014) “Mechanisms and applications of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria: Current perspective.” This article, which talks about the current perspective of the mechanisms and applications of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria, was published in the Journal of King Saud University – Science and has been cited 2,013 times by students and research professionals throughout its publication.

In addition, there are also several interactive Aligarh Muslim University research centers, units, and institutes on its premises. These include the Centre for Cardiology & Cardiovascular Research, the Centre of Continuing and Adult Education and Extension, the Centre for Integrated Green and Renewable Energy, and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Biomedical and Human Factors Engineering.

Its other research centers include the Centre for Promotion of Sciences, the Centre for Promotion of Educational and Cultural Advancement of Muslims of India, the Interdisciplinary Brain Research Centre, and the Centre of Advanced Research in Electrified Transportation.
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.
509 World 10 National Shamsul Hayat

Shamsul Hayat

Aligarh Muslim University, India
D-index 53 Citations 12,821 133
524 World 11 National Nafees A. Khan

Nafees A. Khan

Aligarh Muslim University, India
D-index 52 Citations 10,153 150
1139 World 27 National Aqil Ahmad

Aqil Ahmad

Aligarh Muslim University, India
D-index 37 Citations 8,306 82
1173 World 28 National Mohammad Saghir Khan

Mohammad Saghir Khan

Aligarh Muslim University, India
D-index 36 Citations 6,583 67
1226 World 31 National Mohammad Anis

Mohammad Anis

Aligarh Muslim University, India
D-index 36 Citations 4,499 165
1888 World 47 National Almas Zaidi

Almas Zaidi

Aligarh Muslim University, India
D-index 30 Citations 6,191 64

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.

We list only scientists having Microsoft Academic Graph D-Index >= 30 within the area of Plant Science and Agronomy. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.