Ranking for Computer Science & Electronics in Goethe University, Frankfurt
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Website : http://www.goethe-university-frankfurt.de
|Established : 1914|
The ranking is based on h-index, citations and number of DBLP documents gathered by May 16th 2020
This ranking lists all leading computer scientists affiliated with Goethe University, Frankfurt. There is a total of 2 scientists included with 0 of them also being features in the world ranking. The total sum for the H-index values for leading scientists in Goethe University, Frankfurt is 112 with a mean value for the h-index of 56.00. The total sum for the DBLP publications for leading scientists in Goethe University, Frankfurt is 178 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 89.00.
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Facts About Goethe University, Frankfurt
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, or Goethe University Frankfurt in English, is a leading research university in Germany. It was founded in 1914 as a citizens’ university. This means that it was financed by wealthy citizens of the city. Although it was initially christened Königliche Universität zu Frankfurt am Main, or Royal University at Frankfurt am Main, the institution was renamed in 1932 after one of the most famous personalities who hailed from the city, poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.
The university has 16 schools. Among these are Law, Protestant Theology, Roman Catholic Theology, Philosophy and History, Linguistics, Cultures, and Arts, Biological Sciences, Medicine, and Social Sciences. The latter has a long tradition at the institution because of the Institute for Social Research that was established in 1924.
Goethe University Frankfurt’s other faculties have their own institutes as well. For example, the faculty of Linguistics, Cultures and Arts has four institutes, such as the Institute for the Study of Islamic Culture and Religion. Meanwhile, the faculty of Biological Sciences has three and one of those is the Institute for Cell Biology and Neuroscience.
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main’s activities in research have earned its faculty members and researchers accolades from the German government. The institution has had four successful Excellence Clusters that were awarded by the German Excellence Strategy initiative. These were the research into the Cardio-Pulmonary System, the Formation of Normative Orders, and Dynamics of Macromolecular Complexes. The Cardio-Pulmonary Institute has also been recognized as a Cluster of Excellence.
The institution also has research training groups by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft or the German Research Foundation. Among these are Theology as Science, Complex Scenarios of Light-Control, and Nominal Modifications. Apart from that, the university is a part of the Marie Curie Innovative Training Networks, which provides funding for the training of researchers.
The vigorous research activities in the university have led to many of its faculty and alumni winning the Nobel Prize. A couple of these are Otto Stern who had 82 nominations for the Nobel Prize and who finally won a prize for Physics and Richard Selten who won the Nobel Prize for Economics and is recognized as the father of experimental economics. Goethe University Frankfurt is also affiliated with a handful of winners of the illustrious Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize. One of those is Jürgen Habermas who received the accolade for his work in philosophy and sociology. Another winner of the prize who is connected to the university is Theodor Geisel who was awarded the honor for his research in theoretical physics.Read Less...