50 names from Istanbul Technical University ( ITU ) entered the list of the world’s most influential scientists, prepared by Stanford University , in the “annual impact” category .
ITUAccording to a statement from Stanford University, science The latest list of the world’s most influential scientists, which is carried out annually by its people, has been published by Elsevier, a Netherlands-based publishing company specializing in scientific, technical and medical content.
The ranking was listed in two categories as “career-long impact” and “annual impact”. In the creation of the list; International criteria such as the number of qualified publications, the effect of the journal in which the publications are located, the number of patents, the number of citations, the h-index, the hm-index, the number of articles, the number of cited articles and the effect of the journal in which they were published were used.
In the list where the publications of 2020 are listed according to these criteria, a total of 190 thousand 63 scientists were evaluated in the “annual impact” category. While 1150 scientists from Turkey were included in the list of the world’s most influential scientists, 50 names from ITU were included. ITU took the first place in the number of scientists included in the list in Turkey.
In the list of the most influential scientists in the world, 4 academics from ITU were in the top 100 and 19 in the top 500.
52 scientists from ITU were included in the list among 186,177 people who were evaluated in the “career-long impact” category, in which the career analysis is made and the most influential scientists in the world are ranked according to the citation effect of the last 500 years of publications.
In this category, in which 828 scientists from Turkey are ranked according to the citation effect of the last 5 years’ publications, ITU also came first in Turkey with the number of 52 scientists included in the list. In the category of “career-long impact”, 4 scientists in the top 100, 6 in the top 200, and 14 in the top 500 took place.