University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras: Rankings

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The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 431st in the United States and 1649th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 12 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 3,815 publications and 96,169 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 8 notable alumni.

RankRanking
#1649 of 14,160In the World
#479 of 2,624In North America
#431 of 2,523In the United States
#2 of 52In Puerto Rico
#1 of 12In San Juan
#566 of 1,006For Computational Chemistry
#654 of 1,397For Atomic and Molecular physics
#655 of 1,951For Ecology
#2109 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#2167 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 9 other topics

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Chemistry

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 271st for Chemistry in the United States and 1597th in the World with 863 publications made and 25,042 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#271 of 744In the United States
#310 of 805In North America
#1597 of 4,409In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990149
1991168
1992114
1993174
199484
19951111
19961911
199796
19981716
199984
2000145
20011114
20021351
20032143
20041527
20052478
20061931
20072585
20082941
200934175
201039143
20111339
201235119
201323122
201451192
201554422
201630361
201731300
201830150
201932398
20203487
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Computational Chemistry137158566
Pharmacy187211868
Organic Chemistry177202935
Nanotechnology2032291018
Inorganic Chemistry1782091134
Biochemistry2733041298
Chemical Engineering1832141323
Materials Science2763161862

Biology

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 289th for Biology in the United States and 1476th in the World with 853 publications made and 31,398 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Botany, Zoology, Oncology and Cancer research.

RankRanking
#289 of 904In the United States
#326 of 970In North America
#1476 of 4,578In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199054
199194
199253
1993914
1994516
1995712
199655
1997311
1998735
199932
20001122
20011264
20021178
2003929
20041758
20051676
20061447
20072773
20083088
200929104
20102789
201121156
201230263
201342158
201452235
201560676
201652329
201748231
201839162
201945267
202070129
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Forestry126157656
Evolutionary Biology220250693
Zoology213250799
Botany156187950
Nanotechnology2032291018
Genetics2813151271
Biochemistry2733041298
Molecular Biology2753081351
Oncology and Cancer research3173491648

Physics

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 265th for Physics in the United States and 1497th in the World with 653 publications made and 21,374 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Nanotechnology, Quantum and Particle physics, Condensed Matter Physics.

RankRanking
#265 of 746In the United States
#303 of 807In North America
#1497 of 4,160In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901345
19911210
199263
1993153
1994107
1995104
19962015
199782
199862
199982
2000159
20011010
2002109
200366
200498
2005810
20061817
200798
20081678
200924100
201034172
2011925
20122678
201321131
201450176
201542364
201630378
201726160
201835327
201930382
20203091
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Atomic and Molecular physics163188654
Quantum and Particle physics170199828
Condensed Matter Physics167191880
Nanotechnology2032291018
Materials Science2763161862

Environmental Science

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 271st for Environmental Science in the United States and 1350th in the World with 538 publications made and 18,235 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Forestry.

RankRanking
#271 of 789In the United States
#321 of 857In North America
#1350 of 4,129In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990110
199143
199223
199322
199427
199500
199620
199711
1998120
199922
200024
2001515
2002943
2003420
2004649
2005958
20061989
20071639
20081550
20092138
20102680
201123131
20123484
20132780
20143683
201551279
201637217
201735387
201835130
201932145
20202589
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Ecology188223655
Forestry126157656
Geography and Cartography227266991

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 560th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1763rd in the World with 520 publications made and 7,824 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, History, Gender Studies.

RankRanking
#560 of 1,311In the United States
#615 of 1,393In North America
#1763 of 5,152In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990210
199145
199238
199339
199455
199510
199662
199791
199820
199933
200071
200149
200235
20031235
20041552
20052033
20062730
20072314
20082638
20092018
20101935
20112049
20122422
2013209
20142529
20153327
20162945
20173648
20183038
20191738
20202739
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Genealogy284319766
History370406817
Anthropology376415872
Gender Studies399441949
Demography3513931424
Sociology6026621651
Political Science5606171736

Medicine

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 457th for Medicine in the United States and 1902nd in the World with 492 publications made and 9,701 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacy, Oncology and Cancer research, Gerontology.

RankRanking
#457 of 1,086In the United States
#500 of 1,156In North America
#1902 of 4,839In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199063
1991118
199231
199341
199496
199554
199624
199751
199858
199968
2000811
2001715
200246
200342
2004827
20051248
20061219
2007926
20081032
20091833
201085
20111769
20121919
20131326
20142751
20152650
201632207
20172546
20183146
20192747
20203334
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Pharmacy187211868
Gerontology3193571006
Oncology and Cancer research3173491648

Engineering

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 341st for Engineering in the United States and 2215th in the World with 449 publications made and 14,486 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#341 of 781In the United States
#386 of 846In North America
#2215 of 4,716In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199123
199220
199371
199420
199520
1996138
199750
199852
199952
200094
200143
200268
2003516
200446
2005512
2006825
20071359
20081313
20091993
20102181
201197
20122584
201313133
201441147
201540385
201627368
201721139
201826347
201930393
20202790
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Nanotechnology2032291018
Chemical Engineering1832141323
Materials Science2763161862

Psychology

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 601st for Psychology in the United States and 1670th in the World with 191 publications made and 8,003 citations received. Main research topic: Sexology.

RankRanking
#601 of 1,033In the United States
#655 of 1,099In North America
#1670 of 3,753In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199125
199200
199310
199414
1995236
1996210
199710
199810
199910
200020
2001418
2002138
200352
2004410
20051173
2006513
200732
2008821
20091194
2010925
201182
20129156
2013621
201486
201583
20161816
20171267
2018149
201992
2020115
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Sexology414457968

Art & Design

The University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras ranked 690th for Art & Design in the United States and 2386th in the World with 70 publications made and 149 citations received. Main research topic: Performing arts.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#690 of 731In the United States
#753 of 796In North America
#2386 of 2,801In the World

University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
200110
200210
200300
200430
200540
200630
200761
200890
200931
201020
201140
201260
201320
201410
201560
2016311
2017612
201830
201910
202030
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Performing arts294334833

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Economics5225712010
Mathematics5496022425
Computer Science6176772927
Business8188833376