State University of New York, Stony Brook *University

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Foundation: 1957

Mission: The University has a five-part mission: to provide comprehensive undergraduate, graduate, and professional education of the highest quality; to carry out research and intellectual endeavors of the highest international standards that advance knowledge and have immediate or long-range practical significance; to provide leadership for economic growth, technology, and culture for neighboring communities and the wider geographic region; to provide state-of-the-art innovative health care, while serving as a resource to a regional healthcare network and to the traditionally underserved; to fulfill these objectives while celebrating diversity and positioning the University in the global community.

Vision: Stony Brook University`s unwavering commitment to excellence in research, education and discovery will make us one of the top public research universities in the world.


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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 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 +1358th263rd890th235th
Arts and Humanities +411th139th357th124th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 705th253rd527th240th
Business, Management and Accounting 965th217th679th188th
Chemistry 818th228th533rd213th
Computer Science 328th90th205th80th
Dentistry 210th53rd149th48th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +866th174th561st160th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1005th191st683rd164th
Energy 636th119th339th110th
Engineering +500th120th307th111th
Environmental Science 1352nd247th811th224th
Mathematics 590th125th379th114th
Medicine +696th227th509th207th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 996th298th703rd281st
Physics and Astronomy 600th181st413th171st
Psychology 200th104th183rd90th
Social Sciences +497th154th397th132nd

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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