University of Alabama, TuscaloosaUniversity

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Foundation: 1831

Mission: The University of Alabama will advance the intellectual and social condition of the people of the state, the nation and the world through the creation, translation and dissemination of knowledge with an emphasis on quality programs in the areas of teaching, research and service.

Vision: The University of Alabama will be known as the university of choice for the best and brightest students in Alabama, and all students who seek exceptional educational opportunities. The University of Alabama will be a student-centered research university and an academic community united in its commitment to enhance the quality of life for all Alabamians and the citizens of the nation and the world.

History: www.ua.edu

27th
Overall percentile
29th
Research percentile
46th
Innovation percentile
8th
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 +1509th294th999th258th
Arts and Humanities +622nd199th532nd177th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2093rd536th1554th487th
Business, Management and Accounting 360th92nd266th76th
Chemistry 2213th416th1435th372nd
Computer Science 1062nd246th741st215th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +757th159th482nd146th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 766th152nd526th131st
Energy 1344th223rd767th195th
Engineering +896th205th583rd184th
Environmental Science 1738th310th1056th277th
Mathematics 1152nd228th758th202nd
Medicine +3202nd669th2221st586th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 909th281st636th265th
Physics and Astronomy 1486th315th1027th287th
Psychology 330th149th299th130th
Social Sciences +338th111th275th98th

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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