Lund University

Lund University

Medicine Ranking

Sweden Established: 1666 Scholars: 48
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 Lund University. There are a total of 48 researchers included with 2 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in Lund University is 4,406 with a mean value for the h-index of 91.79. The total sum of publications for top scientists in Lund University is 19,250 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 401.04.

Overview

Lund University is one of Sweden’s oldest universities, with a history that can be traced as far back as the Middle Ages. The university is known for housing world-class facilities. One of them is the MAX IV Laboratory, which is the largest electron accelerator laboratory in Sweden used for synchrotron radiation research. The laboratory is also one of Lund University’s most ambitious projects, but with the help of organizations that provided funding, MAX IV Laboratory was successfully completed and inaugurated in 2016. Some of the organizations that provided fund assistance for MAX IV Laboratory are the Swedish Research Council, Region Skåne, VINNOVA, and the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation. Aside from MAX IV, Lund University has over 30 research centers and institutes whose works are recognized internationally.

The university also takes pride in being one the universities with the most extensive list of programs offered, which include data analytics, language and linguistics, biotechnology, engineering, and more. Lund University also offers more than 700 stand-alone courses, such as computational astrophysics, molecular microbiology, global economy, economics and innovation, lexical semantics, and others.

Lund University’s academic programs are divided among schools and faculties that are spread across four campuses. Its main campus is located in the city of Lund, a bustling college town where the majority of faculties are located. Two other campuses are situated in the cities of Helsingborg and Malmö, and the last one can be found in the small municipality of Ljungbyhed.

Looking back at its history, the idea behind the establishment of an academy was brought to Charles X Gustav by Lund’s bishop. Lund University started as a small academy that was inaugurated by King Charles X Gustav in 1668 with the name Regia Academia Carolina. The academy originally covered four areas of discipline—theology, medicine, law, and philosophy—and the students, all of whom were male, graduated with qualifications to either be a pastor or a civil servant. The academy did not accept female students for another 200 years.

The 20th century was a significant turning point in the university’s history. It was during this era that rapid expansion began. This was the time when the university started fully embracing technological advancement and incorporating the latest innovations into the university’s research activities and programs. And in the beginning of the 21st century, Lund University reinforces its commitment to research and development as it continues to pursue its mission to be a world-renowned institution that can contribute to positive changes in the world.
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
122 World 3 National Anders Björklund

Anders Björklund

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 180 Citations 93,882 547
337 World 7 National Leif Groop

Leif Groop

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 155 Citations 123,903 827
1183 World 22 National Paul W. Franks

Paul W. Franks

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 126 Citations 60,080 587
1195 World 23 National Bo K. Siesjö

Bo K. Siesjö

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 126 Citations 56,409 420
1448 World 27 National Frank Sundler

Frank Sundler

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 122 Citations 48,546 591
1540 World 30 National Olle Lindvall

Olle Lindvall

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 120 Citations 54,476 308
1728 World 36 National Lars Edvinsson

Lars Edvinsson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 118 Citations 55,744 963
1788 World 40 National Göran Berglund

Göran Berglund

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 117 Citations 50,121 419
1847 World 42 National Bo Ahrén

Bo Ahrén

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 116 Citations 51,228 757
2170 World 48 National Peter M. Nilsson

Peter M. Nilsson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 112 Citations 92,576 687
2966 World 59 National Håkan Olsson

Håkan Olsson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 105 Citations 48,974 473
3225 World 65 National Olle Melander

Olle Melander

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 103 Citations 57,653 614
3255 World 67 National Åke Lernmark

Åke Lernmark

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 103 Citations 40,909 666
3312 World 68 National Rolf Håkanson

Rolf Håkanson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 103 Citations 36,149 486
3501 World 71 National Åke Borg

Åke Borg

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 101 Citations 45,251 325
3675 World 73 National Felix Mitelman

Felix Mitelman

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 100 Citations 32,828 437
3816 World 78 National Jan Sundquist

Jan Sundquist

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 100 Citations 39,542 1,141
4207 World 87 National Bo Norrving

Bo Norrving

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 98 Citations 100,673 362
4291 World 92 National Oskar Hansson

Oskar Hansson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 97 Citations 31,686 423
4379 World 93 National Aleksander Giwercman

Aleksander Giwercman

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 97 Citations 42,636 369
5034 World 103 National Jonas Manjer

Jonas Manjer

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 94 Citations 27,830 346
5059 World 107 National Claes B. Wollheim

Claes B. Wollheim

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 93 Citations 27,081 249
5254 World 112 National Bo Hedblad

Bo Hedblad

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 93 Citations 35,817 327
5478 World 120 National Lennart Minthon

Lennart Minthon

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 92 Citations 29,985 291
5831 World 122 National Bengt Källén

Bengt Källén

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 91 Citations 24,434 302
6443 World 132 National Magnus Karlsson

Magnus Karlsson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 88 Citations 26,343 434
6665 World 136 National Göran Lundborg

Göran Lundborg

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 88 Citations 23,851 243
7210 World 144 National Jan Nilsson

Jan Nilsson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 86 Citations 37,000 361
7334 World 150 National Gunnar Engström

Gunnar Engström

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 86 Citations 24,400 431
8080 World 159 National Kristina Sundquist

Kristina Sundquist

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 84 Citations 28,215 973
8090 World 161 National Gunnar Sturfelt

Gunnar Sturfelt

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 84 Citations 29,612 240
8549 World 169 National Nils Mandahl

Nils Mandahl

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 82 Citations 19,250 292
8981 World 178 National Fredrik Mertens

Fredrik Mertens

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 81 Citations 31,389 263
9307 World 185 National Roland Andersson

Roland Andersson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 81 Citations 23,457 513
9689 World 193 National Anders Bjartell

Anders Bjartell

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 80 Citations 18,455 318
9828 World 196 National Tore Saxne

Tore Saxne

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 80 Citations 21,462 223
9972 World 200 National Marju Orho-Melander

Marju Orho-Melander

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 79 Citations 30,499 266
9993 World 202 National Staffan Skerfving

Staffan Skerfving

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 79 Citations 17,441 218
10827 World 215 National Jan Apelqvist

Jan Apelqvist

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 78 Citations 21,575 164
11035 World 224 National Ingalill Rahm Hallberg

Ingalill Rahm Hallberg

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 77 Citations 15,611 249
11203 World 226 National Niklas Mattsson

Niklas Mattsson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 77 Citations 19,478 243
12002 World 240 National Tadeusz Wieloch

Tadeusz Wieloch

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 75 Citations 19,051 187
12167 World 244 National Elisabet Wirfält

Elisabet Wirfält

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 75 Citations 15,999 156
12418 World 248 National Martin Englund

Martin Englund

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 75 Citations 21,676 374
12601 World 255 National David Erlinge

David Erlinge

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 74 Citations 21,903 371
12821 World 258 National Leif Bjermer

Leif Bjermer

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 74 Citations 17,962 374
13240 World 270 National Anders Rydholm

Anders Rydholm

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 73 Citations 12,795 201
13299 World 271 National Inga Marie Nilsson

Inga Marie Nilsson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 73 Citations 17,144 306
13763 World 281 National Stefan Karlsson

Stefan Karlsson

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 72 Citations 20,837 176
14085 World 296 National Vineta Fellman

Vineta Fellman

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 72 Citations 13,438 202
14094 World 297 National Erik Berntorp

Erik Berntorp

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 72 Citations 18,166 350
15299 World 323 National Anders Grubb

Anders Grubb

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 70 Citations 18,696 199
15660 World 333 National Ingmar Rosén

Ingmar Rosén

Lund University, Sweden
H-index 70 Citations 16,669 228

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.