I am delighted to see so many colleagues from the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine at King’s featuring on the Highly Cited Researcher List 2023. It is a wonderful achievement for these individuals to be in the top 1% of cited researchers, and recognises the importance of their contributions and global impact of their research.Professor Ajay Shah, Executive Dean, Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine
15 November 2023
FoLSM researchers featured in 2023 Highly Cited Researcher List
Academics from the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine have been named on the annual Highly Cited Researcher 2023 list from Clarivate
The Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine is proud that our academics have been recognised amongst the most cited researchers in the world in the 2023 Highly Cited Researcher List from Clarivate.
Clarivate recognise a Highly Cited Researcher as an individual who has demonstrated significant and broad influence in their field(s) of research, contributing disproportionately to extending the frontiers of knowledge and gaining for society innovations that make the world healthier, more sustainable and more secure.
The Highly Cited Researcher List is determined each year, identifying researchers who have authored multiple Highly Cited Papers™ which rank in the top 1% by citations for their field(s) and publication year. Of the world’s population of scientists and social scientists, Highly Cited Researchers are 1 in 1,000.
Researchers from faculties across King’s College London have appeared on this year’s list, the researchers from the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine includes:
Professor Ajay Shah – British Heart Foundation Professor of Cardiology
Dr Jordana Bell – Reader in Epigenomics
Professor Tim Spector – Professor of Genetic Epidemiology
Dr Cristina Menni – Lecturer, Twin Research & Genetic Epidemiology
Professor Claire Steves – Professor of Ageing Health
Dr Mohamed Alhnan – Senior Lecturer in Pharmaceutical Medicine
Dr Jacques-Donald Tournier – Reader in Biomedical Engineering
Dr Marc Modat – Reader in Computational imaging
Professor Sebastien Ourselin FREng FMedSci – Professor of Healthcare Engineering
Professor Mauro Giacca - Professor of Cardiovascular Sciences
The Highly Cited Researchers list identifies and celebrates exceptional individual researchers at King’s College London whose significant and broad influence in their fields translates to impact in their research community and innovations that make the world healthier, more sustainable and more secure. Their contributions resonate far beyond their individual achievements, strengthening the foundation of excellence and innovation in research.David Pendlebury, Head of Research Analysis at the Institute for Scientific Information at Clarivate
Find out more on the King’s researchers recognised as Highly Cited from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN).
The full Highly Cited Researchers 2023 list, analysis and evaluation and selection policy are available here.