In 2001 Thomson Reuters (now “Clarivate Analytics”) started this exclusive list based on the highest number of top publications. The citation analysis identifies influential researchers as determined by their peers around the globe.
Highly Cited Researchers represent 0,1% of the global research population, based on citations in Web of Science in their respective science domain.
Nico Boon, affiliated with the water pipeline of CAPTURE, studies microbial communities in natural and industrial ecosystems. In our current bio-economy, microbial processes are prefered to chemical or physical processes, for example in water treatment and in the production of drinking water.
Controlling these complex microbial processes in a sustainable way is an important challenge for engineers and scientists.