University of California, MercedUniversity

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Foundation: 2002

Mission: The mission of the University of California, Merced is embodied in its pride in being the first American research university of the 21st century.

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Overall percentile
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 +1803rd333rd1182nd294th
Arts and Humanities 644th206th549th184th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1907th506th1410th459th
Business, Management and Accounting 1177th252nd813th221st
Chemistry 1969th392nd1277th355th
Computer Science 222nd63rd128th59th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1084th207th688th190th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1199th211th789th182nd
Energy 1335th221st762nd194th
Engineering +1022nd226th667th203rd
Environmental Science 1568th277th951st251st
Mathematics 391st86th237th78th
Medicine +2707th602nd1914th529th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1300th349th912th327th
Physics and Astronomy 2211th385th1412th342nd
Psychology 680th258th600th226th
Social Sciences +841st225th663rd199th

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.

Where is the institution located?

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