University of California, MercedUniversity

United States

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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 +546th259th476th244th
Arts and Humanities 413th184th375th168th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 648th368th584th349th
Chemistry 615th318th535th293rd
Computer Science 251st79th169th73rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +440th207th371st193rd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 453rd156th367th134th
Energy 461st183rd354th171st
Engineering +482nd225th386th210th
Environmental Science 515th256th424th240th
Mathematics 354th124th267th116th
Medicine +731st417th662nd388th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 705th370th626th344th
Physics and Astronomy 653rd309th563rd282nd
Psychology 439th223rd409th199th
Social Sciences +577th218th492nd199th

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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