UBC research impact on computer science highest in Canada

March 4, 2009

Sciencewatch.com has chosen the University of British Columbia as having the highest impact research-wise on the field of computer science. The website's ranking is based on an analysis on the average citations per paper among Canadian universities that published 50 or more papers in computer science and engineering journals between 2003 and 2007. In that time, UBC published 137 papers. Rounding out the Top 5 universities are uToronto, UWO, McGill, and Carleton. Sciencewatch.com