Four DHU disciplines listed in ESI Top 1%

Publisher:陶琦Release time:2019-06-14Browse the number:10

According to the data (January 1, 2009 - February 28, 2019) of Essential Science Indicators (ESI) released by Clarivate Analytics (formerly the Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters) on May 9, the discipline of Computer Science of Donghua University (DHU) entered top 1% of ESI for the first time. Currently, 4 disciplines of DHU all together are listed in top 1% of ESI, with other 3 disciplines being Engineering, Chemistry and Materials Science.

No.

Listed discipline

Number of papers

Total citations

Citations/paper

Highly-cited papers

Top Papers

1

MATERIALS SCIENCE

Materials

3220

42076

13.07

30

30

2

CHEMISTRY

Chemistry

2795

40909

14.64

40

40

3

ENGINEERING

Engineering

1118

13320

11.91

36

36

4

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Computer

340

3313

9.74

9

9


ALL FIELDS

22 disciplines

9576

122112

12.75

151

151

(DHU disciplines listed in top 1% of ESI)


As is shown in the table, in terms of Computer Science, the number of papers that have been included in ESI has been 340, the total number of citations is 3,313, the number of citations per paper averages 9.74, and the number of highly-cited papers is 9. DHU ranks 62nd among the mainland China universities with disciplines listed in top 1% of ESI.

ESI, short for Essential Science Indicators, is an important indicator used to evaluate the international academic level and influence of universities and research institutions, and is also a world recognized reference for judging the development level of the disciplines. At present, the database of ESI is classified based on 22 disciplines, involving tens of thousands or even hundreds of thousands of research units around the world.