Liverpool academics named in global list of influential researchers

Seven academics from the University of Liverpool have been named in a prestigious annual list of ‘highly cited’ researchers.

The Highly Cited Researchers 2022 list, from Clarivate, recognises 7,725 researchers from 69 countries who have demonstrated significant influence in their chosen field or fields through the publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last decade.

Their names are drawn from the highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science™ citation index.

The Liverpool researchers featured on this year’s list are:

David Pendlebury, Head of Research Analysis at the Institute for Scientific Information at Clarivate said: “Research fuels the race for knowledge and it is important that nations and institutions celebrate the individuals who drive the wheel of innovation. The Highly Cited Researchers list identifies and celebrates exceptional individual researchers at the University of Liverpool who are having a significant impact on the research community as evidenced by the rate at which their work is being cited by their peers. These individuals are helping to transform human ingenuity into our world’s greatest breakthroughs – and it is an honour to celebrate their achievements.”

Visit the full 2022 Highly Cited Researchers list.