University of Chicago

The University of Chicago is a private research university with a strong focus on the sciences. In 2008 it spent $423.7million on scientfific research.

Chicago staff and students have been involved in leading scientific research including the physics that led to the world first man-made, self-sustained nuclear reaction.  The University is also home to the largest university press in the USA.

Total staff score
10 points
# Scientist Country Public Score Academic Score Overall Score
Peter Freund
Prof. Peter Freund
Physicist (Theoretical Physicist)
United States 1 9 10