KU Leuven

KU Leuven

- Business and Management Ranking

Belgium Established: 1425 Scholars: 9
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Business and Management discipline and affiliated with KU Leuven. There are a total of 9 researchers included with 5 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in KU Leuven is 349 with a mean value for the h-index of 38.78. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in KU Leuven is 1,124 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 124.89.


The data for h-index, citations, awards, and publications presented in this ranking were last updated on Dec 6th, 2021.

This ranking features all prominent researchers affiliated with KU Leuven. There are a total of 9 scholars listed with 5 featured in the ranking of top researchers. A top scholar is one with a h-index >= 30 in the discipline of Business and Management.

The total sum for the H-index values for all top scholars in KU Leuven in 2021 is 349 with a mean value for the h-index of 38.78.

The total number of all publications by prominent researchers in KU Leuven in 2021 is 1,124 with a mean value for publications per scholar of 124.89.

The total number of citations by leading scientists at KU Leuven in 2021 is 102,764 with a mean value for citations per researchers of 11,418.22.

KU Leuven is presently ranked as no. 32 in our Business and Management university ranking. It also ranks 1 in the university ranking for Belgium.

Researchers from KU Leuven have received a total of 2 awards and recognitions.

Please take into consideration that the research institution or university for a scientist is based on the affiliation details shown on a wide range of sources, such as their personal website, Google Scholar profile, MAG profile, and LinkedIn.

D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
259 World 3 National Christopher Pollitt

Christopher Pollitt

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 56 Citations 20,308 135
417 World 4 National Reinhilde Veugelers

Reinhilde Veugelers

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 48 Citations 20,698 165
455 World 6 National Willy Herroelen

Willy Herroelen

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 47 Citations 11,044 86
583 World 7 National Rene Belderbos

Rene Belderbos

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 43 Citations 11,246 116
746 World 9 National Erik Demeulemeester

Erik Demeulemeester

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 38 Citations 8,454 88
779 World 11 National Dirk Czarnitzki

Dirk Czarnitzki

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 37 Citations 6,803 98
1083 World 12 National Liliane Pintelon

Liliane Pintelon

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 33 Citations 5,435 88
1137 World 14 National Steven Van de Walle

Steven Van de Walle

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 32 Citations 6,133 158
1215 World 15 National Geert Bouckaert

Geert Bouckaert

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 31 Citations 14,356 163
1227 World 16 National Bart Van Looy

Bart Van Looy

KU Leuven, Belgium
D-index 31 Citations 9,331 113

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

We list only scientists having Microsoft Academic Graph D-Index >= 30 within the area of Business and Management. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.