15 scientists from UMCS (Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin), 9 from the Medical University, 7 from the Lublin University of Technology and 4 experts from the University of Life Sciences in Lublin have been included in the prestigious ranking of the most influential people of science in the world.
The TOP 2% list includes the names of scientists from around the world whose publications are most often quoted by other authors. The list includes nearly 160,000 scientists, and 726 of them work in Polish research centers.
Among the scientists from UMCS, 5th position in the world in the field of "geography" and 1st in the field of "physical geography" is taken by Mr. Jean Poesen from the Institute of Earth Sciences and Spatial Management UMCS.
Moreover, the UMCS list includes:
- Mr. Wiesław I. Gruszecki (257th position in the "biophysics" field),
- Ms Dorota Kołodyńska (586th position in the "chemical engineering" field),
- Mr. Patryk Oleszczuk (269th position in the "environmental science" field),
- Mr. Jaco Vangronsveld (455th position in the "environmental science" field),
- Mr. Zbigniew Hubicki (726th position in the "chemical engineering" field).
The list includes also the names of other distinguished scientists:
Mr. Emil Chibowski, Mr. Andrzej Dąbrowski, Mr. Mieczysław Korolczuk, Mr. Stefan Sokołowski, Mr. Roman Leboda, Mr. Jerzy Dudek, Mr. Zbigniew Krupa, Mr. Krzysztof Woliński and Ms. Agnieszka Nosal-Wiercińska.
List of scienists from the Medical University of Lublin:
- Mr. Jerzy Bełtowski
- Mr. Waldemar Turski
- Mr. Jarogniew Łuszczki
- Ms. Grażyna Biała
- Ms. Jolanta Szymańska
- Mr. Edward Soczewiński
- Ms. Monika Waksmundzka-Hajnos
- Mr. Tomasz Tuzimski
List of scienists from Lublin University of Technology:
- Mr. Marek Kosmulski
- Mr. Keshra Sangwal
- Mr. Zbigniew Pater
- Mr. Tomasz Sadowski
- Mr. Grzegorz Golewski
- Mr. Waldemar Wójcik
- Mr. Tomasz Kołtunowicz
List of scienists from the University of Life Sciences:
- Ms. Urszula Gawlik-Dziki
- Ms. Marta Kankofer
- Ms. Joanna Matysiak
- Mr. Jacek Gawroński
The TOP 2% ranking is developed by analysts from Stanford University, Elsevier Publishing House and SciTech Strategies.