Florida Atlantic UniversityUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1964

Mission: Florida Atlantic University is a public research university with multiple campuses along the southeast Florida coast serving a uniquely diverse community. It promotes academic and personal development, discovery, and lifelong learning. FAU fulfills its mission through excellence and innovation in teaching, outstanding research and creative activities, public engagement and distinctive scientific and cultural alliances, all within an environment that fosters inclusiveness.

Vision: Florida Atlantic University aspires to be recognized as a university of first choice for excellent and accessible undergraduate and graduate education, distinguished for the quality of its programs across multiple campuses, emulated for its collaborations with regional partners, and internationally acclaimed for its contributions to creativity and research.

History:

34th
Overall percentile
43rd
Research percentile
37th
Innovation percentile
12th
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

 
AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +620th306th550th289th
Arts and Humanities +504th237th460th213th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 694th402nd630th379th
Business, Management and Accounting 323rd97th254th83rd
Chemistry 755th372nd672nd338th
Computer Science 426th158th322nd146th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +461st223rd392nd208th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 401st136th319th117th
Energy 627th252nd517th228th
Engineering +464th214th369th199th
Environmental Science 485th231st394th215th
Mathematics 482nd208th394th193rd
Medicine +726th412th657th384th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 669th347th591st324th
Physics and Astronomy 475th205th387th190th
Psychology 418th211th390th188th
Social Sciences +535th192nd450th174th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

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