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 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 464th187th403rd172nd
Arts and Humanities 401st175th365th158th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 608th325th534th305th
Business, Management and Accounting 559th179th447th153rd
Chemistry 475th245th399th231st
Computer Science 293rd95th206th87th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 430th186th362nd169th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 513th178th427th159th
Energy 442nd159th331st145th
Engineering 489th210th392nd195th
Environmental Science 498th219th410th203rd
Mathematics 317th101st230th96th
Medicine 668th383rd618th353rd
Physics and Astronomy 640th300th566th278th
Psychology 408th207th384th186th
Social Sciences 437th156th369th135th

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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