University of California, RiversideUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1954

Mission: The University of California, Riverside will transform the lives of the diverse people of California, the nation, and the world through the discovery, communication, translation, application, and preservation of knowledge – thereby enriching the state’s economic, social, cultural, and environmental future.

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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 219th93rd181st86th
Arts and Humanities 297th124th265th112th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 452nd229th386th218th
Business, Management and Accounting 630th203rd509th176th
Chemistry 304th153rd238th147th
Computer Science 229th70th153rd63rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 275th95th210th86th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 445th145th370th128th
Energy 228th57th141st51st
Engineering 216th82nd139th78th
Environmental Science 285th90th204th85th
Mathematics 359th123rd265th116th
Medicine 514th270th465th253rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 566th277th474th259th
Physics and Astronomy 247th108th188th105th
Psychology 278th145th263rd130th
Social Sciences 301st106th253rd95th

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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