80% of Top 10 Nigerian Authors in Computer Science from Covenant!
Covenant has produced majority of the leading authors in Computer Science research in Nigeria, according to Elsevier’s SciVal report.
The University, which led other institutions in Nigeria with a wide margin, has shown clear leadership in Computer Science by producing 80% of the top 10 authors in the research area. The result was based on the assessment of the top 500 authors by the number of publications in Nigeria from 2013 to 2018. The report revealed that the top three authors in Covenant, hence in Nigeria, were Professors Sanjay Misra and AAA. Atayero, and Dr. Adewole Adewunmi, and they had combined 187 citations for their publications.
Covenant produced 496 scholarly publications within five years, followed by the Federal University of Technology, Minna with 162 publications, and Federal University of Technology, Akure with 141 publications.