Best Minds of Uzbekistan Named
In honor of the International Day of Science, the Agency for Science and Technology and the international company Clarivate Analytics (USA) identified the best in the science of Uzbekistan. The main indicators taken into account were publication activity and citation based on the international database of Web of Science.
Web of Science is the standard of quality in an academic environment. The goal of each scientist is to publish in journals that have an impact factor of this company. Moreover, the higher the impact factor, the more prestigious the magazine is, since this directly affects the article’s citation in the future.
The Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic is denominated as the “The best scientific institution”, the National University of Uzbekistan is denominated as the “The Best Higher Educational Institution”, the journals such as “Chemistry of Natural Compounds” and “Heliotechnics” are denominated as the “Best Scientific Journal”.
Dilshod Tulaganov (Turin Polytechnic University in Tashkent) became the winner in the nomination “Leader of science of the first degree”. For his contribution to world science he was awarded a cash prize of 30 million sums.
Bahrom Omirov (Romanovsky Institute of Mathematics) and Bobomurod Ahmedov (Astronomical Institute named after Ulugbek) are the winners in the category “Leader of science of the II degree”. For the popularization of science, they received cash bonuses of 20 million sums.
The winners in the nomination for “Leader of science of the third degree” in the humanities became Rauf Salakhodzhaev, in the technical sciences Khusniddin Olimov (Physics-Technical Institute of the “Physics-Sun” NGO) and in the field of natural sciences Bahodir Tashkhodjaev (Institute of Plant Chemicals named after Yunusov). They were awarded cash prizes of 10 million sums.
Umida Kamilova, deputy director of the Republican Center for Therapy and Medical Rehabilitation, was recognized as the “best female researcher”.
Ahmadjon Abdujabbarov was denominated as “The best young scientist” (Astronomical Institute of the Academy of Sciences). The Union of Youth of Uzbekistan presented him a preferential mortgage house for young families.
The deputy director of the youth innovation center “Uzbek-Japanese” Zuhra Kadyrova, and in the Ministry of Health - the head of the department of the Institute of Immunology Tatyana Hegai became the most active researcher in the system of the Ministry of Higher and Secondary Special Education.