16 November 2017

Two Lancaster Environment Centre researchers have been listed in the 2017 Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researchers list of scientists who have had significant global impact.

The highly cited list, published every year, identifies scientists whose research leads the world in their field of study.

According to Clarivate Analytics, scientists and scholars publish more than 2 million papers in journals each year. Researchers who have made their way onto the most cited list have produced research which has stood out and won peer approval, leading other academics to cite the research in their own work.

Ranking in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in Web of Science, Highly Cited Researchers are leading the way in solving the world’s biggest challenges. At the Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University,  these challenges include: preserving the world’s coral reefs and working to prevent world hunger.

The Lancaster Environment Centre highly cited researchers are: