Udupi, Oct 20: Manipal Academy of Higher Education is proud to announce the most recent achievement of its researchers being recognized in the top 2 percentile rank of scientists worldwide. In a recent study by researcher from Stanford University, Prof. John P. A. Lonannidis listed a total of thirteen researchers from the Manipal Academy of Higher Education based on their publications indexed in Scopus.
The scientists who have been recognised in the top 2 percentile are, Dr Bhaskaran Unnikrishnan and Dr. Prasanna Mithra from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Dr Chiranjay Mukhopadhyay from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Dr Shashidhar Acharya from Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Dr.Sharma Chandra P. and Dr. Srinivas Mutalik from Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr Raja Selvaraj, Dr Raghavendra U, Dr Tanweer Ali and Dr Shiva Kumar from Manipal Institute of Technology, as well as Dr. Deepak Mathur Adjunct Professor of Manipal Acadmey of Higher Education.
Further to this achievement, Lt. Gen. (Dr.) M. D. Venkatesh, Vice-Chancellor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, said, “Being recognised in the top 2 percentile rank of scientists worldwide is an extraordinary achievement indeed. Our heartiest congratulations to all the researchers who have been featured in this list. We at MAHE have always strived to create a vibrant atmosphere for research and developmental activities and nurtured interdisciplinary research culture”.
The exhaustive list includes the top 2 percentile scientists of the world from different fields on the basis of standardized citation indicators like number of citations, H -Index, co-authorship and a composite indicators. This version (4) is based on the Sept 1, 2022 snapshot from Scopus, updated to end of citation year 2021. Career-long data are updated to end-of-2021 and single recent year data pertain to citations received during calendar year 2021. The complete details of these researchers can be obtained from the following link https://elsevier.digitalcommonsdata.com/datasets/btchxktzyw/4