University of Cape Town

University of Cape Town

- Social Sciences and Humanities Ranking

South Africa Established: 1829 Scholars: 10
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 Social Sciences and Humanities discipline and affiliated with University of Cape Town. There are a total of 10 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Cape Town is 397 with a mean value for the h-index of 39.70. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Cape Town is 1,454 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 145.40.

Overview

The metrics for h-index, citations, awards, and publications collected in this ranking were last updated on Dec 6th, 2021.

This ranking includes all top scientists affiliated with University of Cape Town. There are a total of 10 scholars featured with 1 featured in the ranking of leading scientists. A prominent scholar is one with a h-index >= 30 in the area of Social Sciences and Humanities.

The total sum for the H-index values for all top researchers in University of Cape Town in 2021 is 397 with a mean value for the h-index of 39.70.

The total number of all publications by leading researchers in University of Cape Town in 2021 is 1,454 with a mean value for publications per scientist of 145.40.

The total number of citations by top scientists at University of Cape Town in 2021 is 97,814 with a mean value for citations per researchers of 9,781.40.

University of Cape Town is presently ranked as no. 129 in our Social Sciences and Humanities university ranking. It also ranks 2 in the university ranking for South Africa.

Researchers from University of Cape Town have received a total of 4 awards and recognitions.

Please take into consideration that the research institution or university for a researcher is based on the affiliation data featured on a variety of sources, including their personal website, Google Scholar profile, MAG profile, and LinkedIn.

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
30 World 1 National Lucy Gilson

Lucy Gilson

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 97 Citations 43,485 352
2410 World 19 National Solomon R. Benatar

Solomon R. Benatar

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 38 Citations 5,950 161
2915 World 21 National Robert Morrell

Robert Morrell

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 36 Citations 7,750 84
3188 World 22 National Leslie London

Leslie London

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 34 Citations 4,036 175
3600 World 28 National Susan Parnell

Susan Parnell

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 33 Citations 6,947 111
3679 World 30 National Colin Tredoux

Colin Tredoux

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 33 Citations 5,257 83
4137 World 33 National Mike Morris

Mike Morris

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 32 Citations 5,917 101
4138 World 34 National Harald Winkler

Harald Winkler

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 32 Citations 7,282 119
4538 World 38 National Nicoli Nattrass

Nicoli Nattrass

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 31 Citations 6,176 137
4690 World 37 National Murray Leibbrandt

Murray Leibbrandt

University of Cape Town, South Africa
D-index 31 Citations 5,014 131

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 Social Sciences and Humanities. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.