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Ondřej Novák and Karin Ljung (Photo: Carolin Rebernig)

On 19th of November 2019, Clarivate Statistics published its annual list of Highly Cited Researchers. This list is based on a citation analysis of the Web of Science databases and identifies highly cited scientific publications. This year two UPSC researcher are on the list – Karin Ljung and Ondřej Novák. Both are listed as authors of highly cited papers that rank among the top one percent in the field of “Plant & Animal Science” during their year of publication.

Since 2002, the list of the world´s most highly cited scientific authors have been presented. Karin Ljung has been on the list for the sixth year in a row, for Ondřej Novák it’s the second time. In total the 2019 list comprises about 6000 Highly Cited Researchers from almost 60 Nations in 21 different categories.

The Clarivate Analytics list of Highly Cited Researchers 2019:


Detailed information about the analysis method Clarivate Analytics is applying can be found here: