Instituto Tecnologico de AeronauticaUniversity


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Foundation: 1950

Mission: To provide the education and training necessary for higher education professionals in the specializations of interest to the Aerospace field in general and the Aeronautics Command in particular; Maintain activities of undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate and extension courses; To promote, through education, teaching and research, the progress of sciences and technologies related to aerospace activities

Vision: Maintain nationally and expand internationally the recognition of ITA as a reference of excellence in teaching, research and extension in the aerospace scientific-technological area.



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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

AreaWorldLatin AmericaBRIICSIBEROAMERICABrazil
Chemistry 784th107th444th219th62nd
Computer Science 756th127th363rd199th61st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 568th114th296th184th56th
Energy 710th129th428th209th58th
Engineering 617th68th290th140th35th
Environmental Science 711th158th441st248th80th
Mathematics 736th130th363rd205th54th
Physics and Astronomy 703rd77th309th163rd32nd

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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