Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries BarcelonaGovernment


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Foundation: 1985

Mission: To contribute to the modernisation, competitiveness and sustainable development of the agricultural, food and aquaculture sectors, the supply of healthy, quality food to consumers and, in general, to the improvement of the well-being of the population.

Vision: To become a scientific reference, an engine of innovation and technology transfer. We want to be the strategic ally of the agri-food sector.


Subordinate organizations:

  • Centre de Recerca Agrigenomica
  • Centre de Recerca en Economia i Desenvolupament Agroalimentari
  • Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal
  • Estacion Experimental de Lleida
  • Estacion Experimental Fundacion Mas Badia
  • Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries Amposta
  • Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries Cabrils
  • Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries LLeida
  • Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries Mas de Bover
  • Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries Monells
  • Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries Sant Carles de la Rapita
  • Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries Torre Marimon
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 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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-27IBEROAMERICAOECDSpain
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +407th135th110th33rd285th23rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1347th477th385th94th1005th77th
Chemistry 694th215th166th44th476th40th
Engineering +      
Environmental Science 1908th604th510th158th1118th108th
Medicine +1720th613th516th137th1239th101st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1467th479th417th121st1019th79th
Social Sciences 2087th698th608th206th1404th99th
Veterinary 116th37th29th18th74th8th

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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  • Health
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