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Foundation: 1947

Mission: The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace. Our rich history and our vision guide our Airmen as we pursue our mission with excellence and integrity to become leaders, innovators and warriors.

Vision: The U.S. Air Force is the world’s preeminent force in air, space and cyberspace. We maintain that distinction by maintaining our objective of global vigilance, reach and power and remaining true to our vision statement: The World’s Greatest Air Force—Powered by Airmen, Fueled by Innovation. Through shared values, key capabilities and upholding our Airman’s Creed, we continue to achieve our mission and aim high in all we do.

History: www.airforce.com

26th
Overall percentile
41st
Research percentile
22nd
Innovation percentile
13th
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 Government 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
Arts and Humanities 631st335th585th309th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 656th373rd592nd354th
Business, Management and Accounting 547th178th439th155th
Chemistry 554th284th474th262nd
Computer Science 447th167th340th155th
Dentistry 307th85th240th78th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +400th173rd331st160th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 682nd262nd579th235th
Energy 467th186th359th172nd
Engineering +318th122nd225th117th
Environmental Science 577th300th486th281st
Mathematics 445th179th357th167th
Medicine +737th423rd668th392nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 821st415th738th385th
Physics and Astronomy 376th150th291st141st
Psychology 554th287th519th260th
Social Sciences +668th268th576th243rd

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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