KU Leuven

KU Leuven

Medicine Ranking

Belgium Established: 1425 Scholars: 70
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

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

This ranking lists all top researchers from the Medicine discipline and affiliated with KU Leuven. There are a total of 70 researchers included with 7 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in KU Leuven is 6,401 with a mean value for the h-index of 91.44. The total sum of publications for top scientists in KU Leuven is 29,129 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 416.13.

Overview

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

This ranking includes all leading scientists affiliated with KU Leuven. There are a total of 70 researchers included with 7 featured in the ranking of top researchers. A top scientist is one with a h-index >= 70 in the field of Medicine.

The total sum for the H-index values for all top scientists in KU Leuven in 2021 is 6,401 with a mean value for the h-index of 91.44.

The total number of all publications by leading scholars in KU Leuven in 2021 is 29,129 with a mean value for publications per scientist of 416.13.

The total number of citations by prominent researchers at KU Leuven in 2021 is 2,735,576 with a mean value for citations per researchers of 39,079.66.

KU Leuven is currently ranked as no. 35 in our Medicine university ranking. It is also ranked 1 in the university ranking for Belgium.

Researchers from KU Leuven have received a total of 15 awards and recognitions.

Please note that the research affiliation or university for a scientist is based on the affiliation data displayed on a variety of sources, such as their personal website, Google Scholar profile, MAG profile, and LinkedIn.

World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
169 World 2 National Peter Carmeliet

Peter Carmeliet

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 172 Citations 142,100 692
448 World 3 National Paul Rutgeerts

Paul Rutgeerts

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 149 Citations 84,350 1,016
480 World 4 National Severine Vermeire

Severine Vermeire

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 147 Citations 88,664 953
575 World 5 National Jan A. Staessen

Jan A. Staessen

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 143 Citations 117,475 1,174
742 World 6 National Desire Collen

Desire Collen

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 137 Citations 72,661 495
797 World 7 National Roger Bouillon

Roger Bouillon

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 136 Citations 79,875 604
879 World 8 National Eric Van Cutsem

Eric Van Cutsem

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 134 Citations 104,631 619
1160 World 10 National Jan Tack

Jan Tack

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 127 Citations 62,402 1,041
1366 World 14 National Robert Fagard

Robert Fagard

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 123 Citations 149,981 717
1503 World 16 National Steven Boonen

Steven Boonen

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 121 Citations 44,727 456
1646 World 17 National Frans Van de Werf

Frans Van de Werf

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 119 Citations 80,545 675
2302 World 20 National Chantal Mathieu

Chantal Mathieu

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 111 Citations 50,888 622
2383 World 22 National Erik De Clercq

Erik De Clercq

Rega Institute for Medical Research, Belgium
H-index 110 Citations 48,549 668
2551 World 23 National Marc Quirynen

Marc Quirynen

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 109 Citations 38,626 337
2659 World 25 National Ignace Vergote

Ignace Vergote

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 108 Citations 41,429 856
3253 World 30 National Greet Van den Berghe

Greet Van den Berghe

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 103 Citations 71,802 445
3426 World 31 National Tania Roskams

Tania Roskams

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 102 Citations 36,399 398
3446 World 33 National Marc Decramer

Marc Decramer

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 102 Citations 43,553 431
4239 World 40 National Diether Lambrechts

Diether Lambrechts

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 97 Citations 39,972 419
4777 World 45 National Lutgarde Thijs

Lutgarde Thijs

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 95 Citations 50,982 424
5177 World 53 National Dirk Vanderschueren

Dirk Vanderschueren

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 93 Citations 42,435 339
5247 World 54 National Gert Van Assche

Gert Van Assche

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 93 Citations 44,605 345
5312 World 55 National Catherine M. Verfaillie

Catherine M. Verfaillie

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 92 Citations 41,231 355
5360 World 56 National Koen Demyttenaere

Koen Demyttenaere

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 92 Citations 42,137 307
5669 World 59 National Alfred Bernard

Alfred Bernard

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 91 Citations 22,595 331
5784 World 61 National Johan Vansteenkiste

Johan Vansteenkiste

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 91 Citations 56,551 441
6089 World 64 National E. Van Cutsem

E. Van Cutsem

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 90 Citations 33,992 483
6100 World 63 National Yves Vanrenterghem

Yves Vanrenterghem

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 90 Citations 27,687 367
6270 World 65 National Jan Deprest

Jan Deprest

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 89 Citations 29,108 856
6832 World 70 National Johan Neyts

Johan Neyts

Rega Institute for Medical Research, Belgium
H-index 87 Citations 26,192 532
6859 World 71 National Robert Lauwerys

Robert Lauwerys

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 87 Citations 21,715 314
6934 World 72 National Frans M.J. Debruyne

Frans M.J. Debruyne

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 87 Citations 28,160 564
7374 World 76 National Frederik Nevens

Frederik Nevens

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 86 Citations 26,480 495
7560 World 78 National Davy Vancampfort

Davy Vancampfort

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 85 Citations 24,529 368
8298 World 82 National Jean-Claude Henquin

Jean-Claude Henquin

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 83 Citations 22,749 293
8352 World 83 National Pieter Evenepoel

Pieter Evenepoel

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 83 Citations 18,666 281
8360 World 84 National Gregor Verhoef

Gregor Verhoef

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 83 Citations 35,565 337
8397 World 85 National Thierry Troosters

Thierry Troosters

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 83 Citations 37,814 276
8564 World 88 National Dominique Schols

Dominique Schols

Rega Institute for Medical Research, Belgium
H-index 82 Citations 25,336 297
8952 World 94 National Hendrik Van Poppel

Hendrik Van Poppel

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 82 Citations 25,792 323
9595 World 100 National Frank Buntinx

Frank Buntinx

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 80 Citations 22,933 406
9659 World 101 National Dirk Timmerman

Dirk Timmerman

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 80 Citations 22,127 306
9690 World 103 National Lieve Moons

Lieve Moons

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 80 Citations 36,912 234
9751 World 104 National Dirk Kuypers

Dirk Kuypers

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 80 Citations 19,542 335
9955 World 107 National Frans Schuit

Frans Schuit

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 79 Citations 19,571 162
10008 World 108 National Ignace Naert

Ignace Naert

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 79 Citations 19,882 212
10560 World 113 National Patrick Neven

Patrick Neven

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 78 Citations 22,082 494
10562 World 112 National Stephane Heymans

Stephane Heymans

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 78 Citations 23,980 262
10688 World 114 National Ronny Bruffaerts

Ronny Bruffaerts

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 78 Citations 35,937 242
11267 World 117 National Guy E. Boeckxstaens

Guy E. Boeckxstaens

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 77 Citations 21,614 340
11642 World 118 National Francis de Zegher

Francis de Zegher

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 76 Citations 16,013 228
11929 World 121 National Anne-Mieke Vandamme

Anne-Mieke Vandamme

Rega Institute for Medical Research, Belgium
H-index 75 Citations 19,073 375
12352 World 130 National Karin Haustermans

Karin Haustermans

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 75 Citations 23,662 318
12380 World 129 National Peter Hellings

Peter Hellings

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 75 Citations 27,817 280
12587 World 132 National Jan Ceuppens

Jan Ceuppens

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 74 Citations 17,704 294
12614 World 133 National Marc Gewillig

Marc Gewillig

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 74 Citations 19,181 377
12656 World 134 National Sabine Tejpar

Sabine Tejpar

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 74 Citations 33,836 233
13325 World 136 National Alice Nieuwboer

Alice Nieuwboer

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 73 Citations 16,482 210
13589 World 138 National Johan Maertens

Johan Maertens

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 73 Citations 26,018 332
13682 World 139 National Steven Joniau

Steven Joniau

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 73 Citations 27,712 411
13786 World 142 National Marc Van Ranst

Marc Van Ranst

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 72 Citations 19,106 313
13887 World 144 National Thomas D'Hooghe

Thomas D'Hooghe

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 72 Citations 17,879 319
13888 World 143 National Kristin Verbeke

Kristin Verbeke

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 72 Citations 19,130 194
13910 World 145 National Guy Marchal

Guy Marchal

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 72 Citations 16,124 339
13991 World 146 National Luca Gianaroli

Luca Gianaroli

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 72 Citations 18,781 161
14438 World 151 National Frank Luyten

Frank Luyten

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 71 Citations 19,532 228
14592 World 155 National Luc Mortelmans

Luc Mortelmans

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 71 Citations 19,188 223
14633 World 157 National Anne Hagemeijer

Anne Hagemeijer

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 71 Citations 16,337 154
15381 World 167 National Jan Cools

Jan Cools

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 70 Citations 24,210 194
15406 World 168 National Robert Vlietinck

Robert Vlietinck

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 70 Citations 16,136 203
15416 World 169 National Peter Vandenberghe

Peter Vandenberghe

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 70 Citations 21,509 250
15965 World 175 National Marc Boogaerts

Marc Boogaerts

KU Leuven, Belgium
H-index 70 Citations 22,018 235

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 H-Index >= 70 within the area of Medicine. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.