Research Results

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The research results reached by Rīga Stradiņš University can be characterised by reviewing the number of successfully defended doctoral thesis, patents and publications for a particular year.

Successfully defended doctoral thesis at RSU

From 2011 to 2015, an average of up to 30 doctoral theses are successfully defended on a yearly basis.

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Source: RSU Scientific Activity Public Review (2006–2015) / Doctoral Thesis section

Development of intellectual property at RSU

From 2006 to 2015, a total of 70 patents were registered and maintained at the national and international levels. In the last few years, an average of 10 new patent applications are submitted annually.

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Source: RSU Scientific Activity Public Review (2008–2015)

Each year, RSU registers new product brands and their expansions, and organizes the registration of sample designs at the national and international levels.

Number of publications from RSU

Throughout the year, RSU employees publish an average of more than 1000 articles (see the diagram below). About 20 % of the published articles are included in such databases as SCOPUS, PUBMED, ISI WEB OF KNOWLEDGE, VERSITA, etc.

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Source: RSU Scientific Activity Public Review (2006–2015)

Number of professors at RSU

The number of professors leading scientific activities at RSU from 2006 to 2015 is shown in the diagram below.

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Source: RSU Scientific Activity Public Review (2006–2015)