Texas Tech UniversityUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1923

Mission: As a public research university, Texas Tech advances knowledge through innovative and creative teaching, research and scholarship. The university is dedicated to student success by preparing learners to be ethical leaders for a diverse and globally competitive workforce. The university is committed to enhancing the cultural and economic development of the state, nation and world.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.ttu.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 +1590th306th1088th270th
Arts and Humanities +703rd209th589th187th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1834th485th1361st439th
Business, Management and Accounting 355th78th249th63rd
Chemistry 2231st438th1486th391st
Computer Science 1134th287th774th250th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +567th128th348th116th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 578th106th375th87th
Energy 1136th224th656th198th
Engineering +1203rd285th794th252nd
Environmental Science 1368th265th800th238th
Mathematics 1424th298th918th258th
Medicine +2977th624th2087th542nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1808th406th1240th368th
Physics and Astronomy 1087th269th747th243rd
Psychology 372nd163rd330th142nd
Social Sciences +461st141st351st122nd
Veterinary 683rd135th434th120th

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.

Where is the institution located?

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