Georgia Institute of Technology *University

United States

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Foundation: 1885

Mission: Technological change is fundamental to the advancement of the human condition. The Georgia Tech community—students, staff, faculty, and alumni—will realize our motto of “Progress and Service” through effectiveness and innovation in teaching and learning, our research advances, and entrepreneurship in all sectors of society. We will be leaders in improving the human condition in Georgia, the United States, and around the globe.

Vision: Georgia Tech will define the technological research university of the 21st century. As a result, we will be leaders in influencing major technological, social, and policy decisions that address critical global challenges. “What does Georgia Tech think?” will be a common question in research, business, the media, and government.

History: www.gatech.edu

Subordinate organizations:

  • Georgia Tech Lorraine
2nd
Overall percentile
3rd
Research percentile
4th
Innovation percentile
3rd
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 +332nd134th269th130th
Arts and Humanities +246th99th219th90th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 288th146th244th140th
Business, Management and Accounting 102nd31st76th28th
Chemistry 180th86th129th80th
Computer Science 34th10th14th10th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +197th64th134th58th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 209th66th154th58th
Energy 63rd14th27th14th
Engineering +39th10th12th10th
Environmental Science 122nd38th68th37th
Mathematics 93rd23rd47th23rd
Medicine +378th192nd321st178th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 305th147th237th143rd
Physics and Astronomy 132nd50th84th50th
Psychology 211th117th200th105th
Social Sciences +173rd67th144th60th

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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