Universidade Federal de Sao CarlosUniversity


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Foundation: 1968

Mission: Produce and make accessible knowledge

Vision: Information not localized

History: www2.ufscar.br


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

AreaWorldLatin AmericaBRIICSIBEROAMERICABrazil
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 545th36th147th108th18th
Arts and Humanities 531st65th118th115th30th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 818th50th292nd190th25th
Business, Management and Accounting 398th7th75th34th5th
Chemistry 652nd30th318th137th17th
Computer Science 592nd26th202nd84th14th
Dentistry 363rd41st64th56th35th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 556th107th284th176th50th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 649th61st230th117th30th
Energy 594th58th321st131st28th
Engineering 478th11th165th67th5th
Environmental Science 522nd37th261st112th15th
Mathematics 567th24th201st81st10th
Medicine 737th74th270th176th42nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 803rd82nd323rd178th47th
Physics and Astronomy 584th26th199th96th7th
Psychology 717th60th126th129th29th
Social Sciences 586th32nd124th80th17th

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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