Since 2011, Taiyuan University of Technology (TYUT) has won a second prize of National Technology Invention and a second prize of National Science and Technology Progress. One first prize for Natural Science of Ministry of Education, one first prize for Technological Invention of Ministry of Education, three second prizes, two second prizes for scientific and technological progress of Ministry of Education; One first prize for Natural Science of Shanxi Province, four first prizes for Technological Invention of Shanxi Province, and four first prizes for Scientific and Technological Progress of Shanxi Province.
In 2018, TYUT published 1572 SCI papers, including 198 papers in the first district and 474 papers in the second district. 1580 papers were included in EI and 42 were included in CPCI-S*.
In March 2019, Clarivate Analytics updated the database of ESI (Essential Science Indicators). Record times of papers of TYUT ranks the 1040th in the world and the 102th among Chinese universities. Citation times of papers of TYUT ranks the 1863th in the world and the 123th among Chinese universities. 3 disciplines enter the top 1% of ESI, i.e. engineering, material science, and chemistry. There were 68 highly cited papers and 4 hot papers.
* The retrieval date is March. 27th, 2019; Basis of journal divisions: Journal Division Table of National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2018
From January 1st, 2011 to April 1st, 2019, TYUT has been authorized 9 international patents, 2273 Chinese invention patents, 182 utility model patents and 5 appearance patents. Among them, TYUT is authorized 1 American patent, 435 Chinese invention patents, 54 utility model patents and 1 appearance patent in 2018.