Old Dominion UniversityUniversity

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Foundation: 1930

Mission: Old Dominion University, located in the City of Norfolk in the metropolitan Hampton Roads region of coastal Virginia, is a dynamic public research institution that serves its students and enriches the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world through rigorous academic programs, strategic partnerships, and active civic engagement.

Vision: Old Dominion University will be recognized nationally and internationally as a forward-focused public doctoral research university with a collaborative and innovative approach to education and research that spurs economic growth, focuses on student success, engages civic and community constituents, and utilizes its strong relationships with a variety of state and national partners to provide solutions for real world problems.

History: odu.edu

Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
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 +2916th446th1740th391st
Arts and Humanities +1195th311th963rd278th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1893rd503rd1398th456th
Business, Management and Accounting 367th93rd269th77th
Chemistry 2952nd474th1796th420th
Computer Science 813th203rd556th177th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1926th328th1174th289th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1042nd200th707th172nd
Energy 2614th303rd1373rd262nd
Engineering +1393rd282nd915th251st
Environmental Science 2785th433rd1606th384th
Mathematics 817th174th543rd156th
Medicine +2765th615th1952nd541st
Physics and Astronomy 1491st316th1030th288th
Psychology 748th283rd656th247th
Social Sciences +484th150th385th129th

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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