The Academic Ranking
of World Universities for 2013 again graded the Technion in the field of computer science
in the 18th place in the world for the second time in a row. The ranking,
performed by the Institute of Higher Education of Shanghai Jiao Tong University,
is based on several excellency factors such as number of faculty and alumni
winning Turing award, number of highly cited researchers, number of published
papers, and percentage of papers published in top journals.
Dean Prof. Eli Biham gives an
on the issue on Channel 10, Monday, August 19 2013
(Approx. min 35).