9 researchers from the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg made it on the Highly Cited Researchers list, published by Clarivate Analytics. The 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list represents some of the world’s most influential minds as determined by a citation analysis of Web of Science data. Three of them, Patrik Schmuki, Aldo R. Boccaccini and Christoph J. Brabec come from the department of material science. For Christoph J. Brabec this represents the 6th consecutive year of being awarded highly cited researcher.
This list contains the world’s most influential researchers across 21 scientific disciplines. The 2018 list includes 6000 researchers list recognizing world-class researchers selected for their exceptional research performance, demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science. The methodology used to produce the 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list is available on the website of Clarivate Analytics.