Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from
OpenAlex and CrossRef by December 21st 2022.
This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Ecology and Evolution discipline and
affiliated with University of Exeter.
There are a total of 35 researchers included with 10 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in University of Exeter is 2,002 with a mean value for
the h-index of 57.20. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in University of Exeter is 5,879 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 167.97.
The University of Exeter is a public research university based in Devon, South West England. With four main campuses—in St. Luke’s, Streatham, Penryn, and Truro—the university attracts over 22,000 students from different countries worldwide. It offers a broad range of undergraduate, master's, and PhD programs, as well as a number of top-level teacher training programs.The university is also a member of Russell Group, a prestigious association of public research institutions in the United Kingdom.
With roots going back to the Exeter School of Art in 1855, the institution was originally established to celebrate the educational and scientific work of Prince Albert. For over a century, the university underwent a period of significant expansion, until finally achieving full university status in 1955. During its golden years, the student population at the university rapidly grew, from 3,400 to 5,200 students by the end of the 1980s. Due to its notable teaching quality and academic excellence, University of Exeter soon earned the reputation of being one of the best alternatives to Oxford.
The university is organized into six colleges: the Business School, College of Engineering, Mathematics, and Physical Sciences, College of Humanities, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, College of Medicine and Health, and College of Social Sciences and International Studies. With a competitive admission policy, the University of Exeter is internationally recognized for being one of the world's best higher education institutions.
As a research-intensive university, it is involved in various research projects in a wide range of study areas. Its research strengths and key themes include genomics, ecology, translational medicine, climate change, and conservation biology. The university is also known for its rigorous research activities into the study of extrasolar planets. It houses several international astronomical facilities, such as the Gemini Observatory, the Spitzer Space Telescope, and the VLT Survey Telescope.
By combining teaching excellence and world-class research, the University of Exeter continues to be among the top choices for students wishing to study abroad. It draws a large body of students from different parts of the world, making it one of the most competitive universities in the U.K. It is also the first university in the country to require an A grade as part of its entry requirement for some undergraduate courses.
The University of Exeter also serves as home to a number of student societies. With over 220 affiliated student organizations, the university offers a vibrant student experience and an inclusive learning community. Under its Education Strategy 2019–2025, the University of Exeter is strongly committed to the promotion of inclusivity, well-being, and accessibility through its research and academic programs.
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.
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 D-Index >= 30 within the area of
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