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Stanford University

Stanford, United States

Stanford University, officially Leland Stanford Junior University, is a private research university in Stanford, California. Stanford was founded in 1885 by Leland and Jane Stanford in memory of their only child, Leland Stanford Jr., who had died of typhoid fever at age 15 the previous year. It is also one of the top fundraising institutions in the country, becoming the first school to raise more than one billion dollars in a year.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
709,304
Prior Five Years
151,620
Total Citations
Lifetime
20,406,949
Prior Five Years
1,629,552
Total Scholars
Lifetime
88,660
Prior Five Years
26,095

Academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
2
Prior Five Years
2
National Overall (All Fields)

United States

Lifetime
2
Prior Five Years
2
Institutional Rankings

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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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Field
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Top Scholars by Institution

Highly Cited Publications

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