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Northwestern University

Evanston, United States

Northwestern University (NU) is a private research university in Evanston, Illinois. Chartered in 1851, Northwestern was established to serve the Northwest Territory and is ranked among the top universities in the world.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
481,926
Prior Five Years
60,157
Total Citations
Lifetime
9,276,174
Prior Five Years
753,986
Total Scholars
Lifetime
49,431
Prior Five Years
14,833

Academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
29
Prior Five Years
30
National Overall (All Fields)

United States

Lifetime
24
Prior Five Years
15
Institutional Rankings

Fields, Disciplines and Specialties

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Publications and Citation History

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Scholars based on Fields

Publications based on Top 20 Disciplines

Scholars based on Top 20 Disciplines

Highly Ranked Scholars™

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Highly Cited Publications

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