New York University Shanghai

New York University Shanghai

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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 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Psychology discipline and affiliated with New York University Shanghai. There are a total of 3 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in New York University Shanghai is 155 with a mean value for the h-index of 51.67. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in New York University Shanghai is 627 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 209.00.


New York University Shanghai

New York University Shanghai (NYU Shanghai) is a satellite campus of New York University located in Lujiazui, Shanghai, China. It was established in 2012 by New York University and East China Normal University, supported by the district of Pudong and the City of Shanghai. It is the very first American-Chinese research university in China and the third campus of NYU.

New York University Shanghai Key Statistics

The university comprises three academic units, namely, Arts and Sciences, Business, and Engineering and Computer Science. It offers a total of 19 undergraduate majors, five master’s programs, and 10 Ph.D. programs, including several programs. Its top course offerings include arts and sciences, business and finance, engineering, as well as data and computer science.

NYU Shanghai graduates grant degrees conferred by NYU in the U.S. and Chinese degrees that the Chinese government recognizes.

New York University Shanghai's student population is approximately 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students, where around 50% are from China, while the other half are from the U.S. and from 70 other countries. It has a student-faculty ratio of 8:1.

NYU Shanghai has two campuses, one in Pudong (main) and in Qiantan. It also has three dormitories, one in Aidongcun, while the other two are in Jinqiao.

The other New York University Shanghai key statistics include its other academic programs, namely, the Deep Artificial Intelligence Learning (DAIL) Lab, World Languages Program, NYU Shanghai Performing and Visual Arts, and the Program on Creativity + Innovation. It also has 22 partnerships with NYU schools, centers, and academic departments.

New York University Shanghai Research

NYU Shanghai’s top fields of research are computer science, physics, and psychology. New York University Shanghai research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like arXiv: Probability, Cell, Nature, and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, International Conference on Software Engineering, and the Symposium on the Theory of Computing.

The most cited New York University Shanghai research publication is Okbay et al.’s (2016) “Genome-wide association study identifies 74 loci associated with educational attainment.” This research output was published in Nature and has been cited 990 times to date.

The university’s second most cited publication is Lee et al.’s (2018) “Gene discovery and polygenic prediction from a genome-wide association study of educational attainment in 1.1 million individuals.” This article was featured in Nature Genetics and has received 867 citations.

Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is Rao et al.’s (2017) “Cohesin loss eliminates all loop domains,” which was published in Cell and has been cited 844 times so far.

This NYU campus houses 10 research centers and institutes in partnership with the East China Normal University (ECNU). Some of these include the Center for Applied Social and Economic Research, NYU-ECNU Institute of Brain and Cognitive Science, Center for Business Education and Research, NYU-ECNU Center for Computational Chemistry, Center for Global Asia, NYU-ECNU Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Center for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, and the Center for Society, Health, and Medicine.
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.
1879 World 8 National
Zhong-Lin Lu

Zhong-Lin Lu

New York University Shanghai, China
D-index 62 Citations 12,809 203
3377 World 22 National
Pekka Santtila

Pekka Santtila

New York University Shanghai, China
D-index 50 Citations 6,570 190
4269 World 31 National
Brian J. Hall

Brian J. Hall

New York University Shanghai, China
D-index 43 Citations 9,251 234

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 D-Index >= 30 within the area of Psychology. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.