LASIGE researchers at Stanford University’s list world’s top 2% scientists

Date: 08/11/2021

We are extremely pleased to announce that Vasco T. Vasconcelos, LASIGE’s integrated researcher, has been featured on the list of the top 2% career, in his research area: Reliable Software Systems.

We are also very pleased to congratulate Alysson Bessani and Cátia Pesquita, LASIGE’s integrated researchers, for being recognized as top scientists, in the 2020 year, in their research areas: Networking & Telecommunications; Health and Biomedical Informatics, Data and Systems Intelligence, respectively.

This list, of the top 2% (for career and single year (2020)) of the world’s most-cited scientists, is compiled by the prestigious Stanford University, California, USA.

This database includes the top 2 percent of scientists of the world from different fields on the basis of standardized citation indications and was created by experts at Stanford University, led by Dr. John Ioannidis. It includes information on the number of citations, H-Index, co-authorship, a composite indicator, and it is also based on data from Scopus that ranks journals and gives a citation index. The results were recently published in Elsevier BV.