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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 area

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 508th209th445th192nd
Arts and Humanities 278th113th246th101st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 376th187th317th179th
Business, Management and Accounting 111th34th88th32nd
Chemistry 256th123rd194th118th
Computer Science 178th53rd112th50th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 358th134th290th123rd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 212th67th169th59th
Energy 308th86th206th80th
Engineering 200th74th125th70th
Environmental Science 338th116th254th108th
Mathematics 230th73rd161st69th
Medicine 503rd264th454th248th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 266th130th208th125th
Physics and Astronomy 221st92nd163rd90th
Psychology 193rd105th181st96th
Social Sciences 264th94th220th84th

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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