University of Alabama, TuscaloosaUniversity

United States

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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

23rd

Overall percentile

24th

Research percentile

37th

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 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

 
AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 653rd295th585th267th
Arts and Humanities 410th180th373rd163rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 707th389th630th365th
Business, Management and Accounting 268th81st213th70th
Chemistry 515th264th436th249th
Computer Science 453rd178th356th161st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 344th126th276th116th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 413th134th343rd118th
Energy 389th123rd278th112th
Engineering 367th148th274th140th
Environmental Science 510th229th422nd213th
Mathematics 415th152nd320th143rd
Medicine 727th440th677th410th
Physics and Astronomy 447th194th377th184th
Psychology 356th180th336th161st
Social Sciences 356th130th304th112th

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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