December 2018 RWTH Aachen Scientists Among World's Most Cited Researchers


Also this year Professor Joost van Dongen and Professor Björn Usadel have been included in the "2018 Highly Cited Researchers" list.

In the field of the siences and social sciences, citations indicate how important and relevant papers are and are also often seen as an indicator of the quality of the work. The more a text is being cited, the more it and the author themselves become visible and are perceived as influential. "Publishing papers is at the core of researchers' scientific work and we are very happy that RWTH features so prominently among the list of outstanding scientific minds ," Ulrich Rüdiger, Rector of RWTH Aachen, stated. "Their excellent research contributions greatly add to RWTH's very good reputation nationwide and across the globe."

In addition to the two professors of the ABBt four other professors of the RWTH Aachern University have been admitted. For further information see the homepage of the RWTH Aachen University.