University of the Aegean

University of the Aegean

- Environmental Sciences Ranking

Greece Established: 1984 Scholars: 3 Best Researchers 2022 Badge
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

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 Environmental Sciences discipline and affiliated with University of the Aegean. There are a total of 3 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of the Aegean is 108 with a mean value for the h-index of 36.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of the Aegean is 217 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 72.33.


The University of the Aegaean is a multi-campus higher education institution based in Greece. Like all universities in Greece, it is a public institution and is spread across six campuses throughout the Aegean archipelago. It offers a multitude of undergraduate and graduate programs, serving over 10,000 students. It is also an active member of the European Universities Association and has a strong international academic and research profile.

Founded in 1984, the University of the Aegean was established with the aim to introduce new interdisciplinary areas essential to the needs of the contemporary world. Some of these subject areas include cultural informatics, communication systems, mediterranean studies, and education design. Meanwhile, its postgraduate programs are aimed at the international level, with subjects covering biodiversity, European integration, and environmental policy and management.

The University of the Aegaean is currently divided into six schools: School of Social Sciences, School of the Environment, School of Business, School of Engineering, School of Sciences, and School of Humanities. Overall, it offers 17 undergraduate (BA or BSc) degree courses and 28 postgraduate (MSc or MA) programs. As a public institution, most of its educational and research activities are funded by the government of Greece.

The university also boasts of strong partnerships with several national, international, and European organizations. It serves as an important social and economic parameter in the Region of the South Aegean and the Region of the North with its passionate commitment to innovation strategies for human capital development, technology transfer, entrepreneurship, and career development. It is also affiliated with numerous research institutions, such as the the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, the Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest, the Research and Training Institute of the East Aegean, and the Aegean Institute of the Law of the Sea and Maritime Law.

Moreover, the university is home to various student communities, including a number of academic, athletic, and cultural groups. Most of the students' activities, which are organized by cultural groups and student associations, are dedicated to the invigoration of the local insular societies. These programs enable students to learn more about local societies, their limitations, their particularities, as well as the appreciation of different insular landscapes.

Internationally, the University of the Aegean is known for its high-quality research and education. As part of the Erasmus+ program, the university actively supports the exchange of knowledge and ideas through its European and international mobility programs. These allow students of the university to gain intercultural experiences and trade knowledge, perceptions, and practices within a diverse and inclusive learning community.
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.
3606 World 20 National
Athanasios S. Stasinakis

Athanasios S. Stasinakis

University of the Aegean, Greece
D-index 42 Citations 7,021 80
5426 World 33 National
Themistokles D. Lekkas

Themistokles D. Lekkas

University of the Aegean, Greece
D-index 36 Citations 4,775 67
7899 World 49 National
Nikolaos M. Fyllas

Nikolaos M. Fyllas

University of the Aegean, Greece
D-index 30 Citations 8,106 70

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 Environmental Sciences. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.