Highly Cited Researchers
Clarivate Analytics lists 13 iDiv members/scientists in its 2018 selection of “Highly Cited Researchers”. According to Clarivate Analytics, these scientists have demonstrated significant influence through publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last ten years.
Two iDiv scientists based at the iDiv core centre can be found on the list:
Prof W. Stanley Harpole (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, iDiv, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg) leads the research group Physiological Diversity. Harpole’s research focuses on understanding interactive effects of multiple global change drivers.
Dr Marten Winter (iDiv) coordinates iDiv’s synthesis centre sDiv. He is a wildlife ecologist with a focus on Invasion Ecology/Macroecology and a contributing author for the assessment reports of the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES).
Another eleven iDiv members based outside the iDiv core centre are on the list (in alphabetical order):
Prof Ian T. Baldwin (Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, iDiv)
Prof Jonathan Gershenzon (Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, iDiv)
Prof Helmut Hillebrand (University of Oldenburg, Helmholtz-Instituts für Funktionelle Marine Biodiversität, iDiv)
Dr Jens Kattge (Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, iDiv)
Prof Ingolf Kühn (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, iDiv)
Dr Steffen Neumann (Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, iDiv)
Prof Robert Paxton (Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, iDiv)
Prof Markus Reichstein (Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, iDiv)
Prof Matthias Rilling (Freie Universität Berlin, iDiv)
Prof Josef Settele (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, iDiv)
Prof Peter F. Stadler (Leipzig University, iDiv)
In total, 6,000 researchers from different fields of science and social science have been selected.