Covenant Reaffirms Global Dominance in the Field of Reinforced Concrete; Concretes; Simulated Concrete
Covenant University has reaffirmed her status as the best institution in the field of Reinforced Concrete; Concretes; Simulated Concrete by emerging No. 1 in the list of the top 5 institutions in the world, by scholarly output, according to Elsevier’s SciVal, the quick and easy access to the research performance of 8500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide.
Covenant was ranked 1st based on her 46 scholarly outputs, 515 views count, field-weighted citation impact of 4.41, and 438 citation count, with the overall research performance globally being 989 scholarly outputs, 14, 173 views count, field-weighted impact of 0.79, and 3, 102 citation count.
Results of the computations spanning the period between 2013 and 2018 saw Hohai University placing 2nd on this topic with 41 scholarly outputs, 353 views count, field-weighted citation impact of 0.51, and 116 citation count. Delft University of Technology, Tshwane University of Technology, and Politecnico di Milano placed 3rd, 4th, and 5th respectively.
Remarkably too, the two top authors in the world in the field of Reinforced Concrete; Concretes; Simulated Concrete are from Covenant University. Professor Joshua Okeniyi of the Department of Mechanical Engineering was ranked No. 1 among the top 5 authors worldwide, courtesy of his 46 scholarly outputs, 515 views count, field-weighted citation impact of 4.41, and 438 citation count. Professor Okeniyi’s research interests include Numerical Designs and Engineering Systems - Corrosion Engineering - Energy and Sustainable Environment Engineering.
Professor Cleophas Loto, also of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, placed 2nd with 29 scholarly outputs, 361 views count, field-weighted citation impact of 4.11, and 369 citation count. Metallic Corrosion Reactions Phenomena, Electrodeposition and Electroless Coating of Metals, Structure/ Property Relationships, and Heat Treatment Phenomena are some of his research interests.