- High impact publications
Bharathiar University was awarded the Most Prestigious Clarivate Analytics India Research Excellence – Citation Awards 2019, powered by Web of Science in the category “State University” in their 7th edition for citations, high quality, and high impact publications. As per the SCOPUS database, Bharathiar University has 11169 publications with 162623 citations and an ‘h’ index of 145 as of December 2022. Publication from the University during 2017–2022 stands at 5741 in the SCOPUS database with 50777 citations and an ‘h’ index of 75. The publications in the Web of Science Indexed journals stand at 3403 with a total citation of 39957 and an ‘h’ index of 69 for 2017–2022. The University was able to maintain its research outputs even during the COVID pandemic. In addition to publications in journals, fraternities of the University have also published 427 Books/Book chapters during 2017–2022. (Read More...)
Innovative research has resulted in the filing and granting of a large number of patents. Nearly 35 patents have been filed from the University since 2017 of which 13 have already been granted in Biotechnology, Electronics, Medical Physics, Microbial Biotechnology, Pharmacology, Solar Cells, and Textiles.