University of California, Santa CruzUniversity

United States

United States in SCImago Media Rankings

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Foundation: 1965

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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 +720th169th475th155th
Arts and Humanities +322nd114th286th101st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 462nd189th346th178th
Business, Management and Accounting 1014th227th708th198th
Chemistry 602nd182nd397th172nd
Computer Science 564th140th371st123rd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +134th30th68th29th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 853rd167th583rd142nd
Energy 758th143rd421st130th
Engineering +445th108th268th100th
Environmental Science 674th116th375th107th
Mathematics 738th163rd492nd148th
Medicine +1206th328th868th296th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1117th321st788th302nd
Physics and Astronomy 573rd172nd395th162nd
Psychology 684th259th604th227th
Social Sciences +554th166th441st142nd

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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