University of California, Santa CruzUniversity

United States

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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 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 299th121st255th113th
Arts and Humanities 214th92nd189th84th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 298th148th244th143rd
Business, Management and Accounting 579th185th464th158th
Chemistry 258th125th196th120th
Computer Science 385th141st292nd129th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 94th31st61st31st
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 405th129th335th113th
Energy 182nd38th100th35th
Engineering 277th102nd190th97th
Environmental Science 287th91st206th86th
Mathematics 381st134th287th126th
Medicine 448th230th400th215th
Physics and Astronomy 243rd105th184th102nd
Psychology 359th183rd339th163rd
Social Sciences 289th100th242nd89th

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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