Korea Basic Science InstituteGovernment

South Korea

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Foundation: 1988

Mission: Conducting R&D on research facilities & equipment and analytical S&T, and joint research and support for promoting basic science

Vision: World-class open research platform creating the advance in science and technology and people's happiness

History: www.kbsi.re.kr


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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 Government 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

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionOECDSouth Korea
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 590th228th525th46th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 605th192nd531st36th
Chemistry 530th274th451st38th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 613th356th543rd46th
Energy 359th184th249th30th
Engineering 481st228th384th33rd
Environmental Science 436th218th349th31st
Medicine 467th116th419th19th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 649th248th554th43rd
Physics and Astronomy 444th148th375th17th

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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