Ghent University

Ghent University

Microbiology Ranking

Belgium Established: 1817 Scholars: 17
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 Microbiology discipline and affiliated with Ghent University. There are a total of 17 researchers included with 9 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in Ghent University is 1,131 with a mean value for the h-index of 66.53. The total sum of publications for top scientists in Ghent University is 4,010 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 235.88.


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

This ranking lists all leading researchers affiliated with Ghent University. There are a total of 17 researchers featured with 9 featured in the ranking of leading scholars. A top scientist is one with a h-index >= 40 in the area of Microbiology.

The total sum for the H-index values for all leading scholars in Ghent University in 2021 is 2,262 with a mean value for the h-index of 133.06.

The total number of all publications by prominent scholars in Ghent University in 2021 is 4,010 with a mean value for publications per scholar of 235.88.

The total number of citations by top scientists at Ghent University in 2021 is 269,066 with a mean value for citations per scientists of 15,827.41.

Ghent University is at the moment ranked as no. 19 in our Microbiology university ranking. It is also ranked 2 in the university ranking for Belgium.

Please take into consideration that the research affiliation or university for a researcher is based on the affiliation information available on a variety of sources, such as their personal website, Google Scholar profile, MAG profile, and LinkedIn.

48 World 1 National Peter Vandamme

Peter Vandamme

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 111 Citations 40,660 454
104 World 4 National Freddy Haesebrouck

Freddy Haesebrouck

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 97 Citations 35,010 707
122 World 5 National Jean Swings

Jean Swings

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 95 Citations 27,503 257
288 World 7 National Tom Coenye

Tom Coenye

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 82 Citations 23,492 250
479 World 10 National Richard Ducatelle

Richard Ducatelle

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 73 Citations 18,394 324
651 World 13 National Mario Vaneechoutte

Mario Vaneechoutte

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 69 Citations 14,995 205
703 World 15 National Frank Pasmans

Frank Pasmans

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 68 Citations 14,768 275
800 World 16 National Luc Devriese

Luc Devriese

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 66 Citations 12,772 222
890 World 19 National Marc Heyndrickx

Marc Heyndrickx

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 64 Citations 11,252 210
959 World 21 National Patrick Butaye

Patrick Butaye

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 63 Citations 12,608 201
1040 World 24 National Marc Vancanneyt

Marc Vancanneyt

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 61 Citations 13,758 148
1167 World 28 National Mieke Uyttendaele

Mieke Uyttendaele

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 59 Citations 10,117 180
1183 World 29 National Karel Kersters

Karel Kersters

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 59 Citations 12,997 95
1386 World 33 National Peter Bossier

Peter Bossier

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 57 Citations 10,368 191
1477 World 34 National Paul De Vos

Paul De Vos

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 56 Citations 9,575 150
1588 World 37 National Bart Hoste

Bart Hoste

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 55 Citations 11,891 84
1651 World 39 National Johan Debevere

Johan Debevere

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 54 Citations 10,137 107
2123 World 48 National Hans J. Nelis

Hans J. Nelis

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 50 Citations 7,730 113
2413 World 52 National Filip Van Immerseel

Filip Van Immerseel

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 48 Citations 8,062 110
2458 World 54 National An Martel

An Martel

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 47 Citations 6,830 142
3331 World 66 National Philip Meuleman

Philip Meuleman

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 41 Citations 6,308 96
3420 World 70 National Jean Plum

Jean Plum

Ghent University, Belgium
H-index 40 Citations 5,366 110

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 >= 40 within the area of Microbiology. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.