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Foundation: 1942

Mission: VTT helps customers and society to grow and renew through applied research.

Vision: A brighter future is created through science-based innovations.



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 Companies 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

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-28NORDIC COUNTRIESOECDFinland
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 171st61st60th9th138th2nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 307th112th103rd13th253rd2nd
Business, Management and Accounting 363rd162nd160th30th290th10th
Chemistry 456th213th205th21st382nd4th
Computer Science 447th206th202nd25th350th6th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 400th237th235th39th332nd9th
Energy 360th141st141st19th250th4th
Engineering 468th244th240th29th371st9th
Environmental Science 253rd104th100th16th174th3rd
Mathematics 474th254th255th31st376th6th
Medicine 406th170th160th20th360th3rd
Physics and Astronomy 475th251st247th29th404th6th
Social Sciences 562nd282nd283rd38th483rd8th

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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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