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Belgium Scientist and University Rankings 2023

AD Scientific Index - World Scientist Rankings - 2023 H INDEX i10 INDEX CITATION
University Country Region World Name Country University Subject Total Last 5 year Last 5 year/total Total Last 5 year Last 5 year/total Total Last 5 year Last 5 year/total
1 1 44 136
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Natural Sciences / Physics

particle physics | fundamental interactions | particle detectors | statistical data analysis | high-performance computing |

220 180 0.818 1031 1021 0.990 229755 147863 0.644
1 2 58 177
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp Natural Sciences / Physics

Particle physics |

214 157 0.734 965 960 0.995 205010 114923 0.561
1 3 82 228
Belgium Free University of Brussels Free University of Brussels Natural Sciences / Physics

particle physics |

207 157 0.758 806 798 0.990 179290 110260 0.615
1 4 215 529
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Agriculture & Forestry / Plant Science

Plant Biotechnology/Molecular Genetics/Science Outreach |

182 68 0.374 319 316 0.991 114279 20135 0.176
2 5 225 552
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Natural Sciences / Physics

particle physics |

180 141 0.783 687 684 0.996 174623 103303 0.592
2 6 307 758
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Agriculture & Forestry / Plant Science

Planten biologie |

168 84 0.500 379 373 0.984 95226 28486 0.299
1 7 355 945
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven

Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology |

158 94 0.595 495 492 0.994 233274 103780 0.445
2 8 363 959
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp Natural Sciences / Physics

Physics of particles and fields | general relativity |

158 130 0.823 731 727 0.995 106091 69344 0.654
3 9 427 1141
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Natural Sciences / Molecular Biology & Genetics

cell biology |

151 98 0.649 328 326 0.994 98816 47081 0.476
2 10 553 1553
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven gewoonenonderzoeksdirecteur

Presenilin | gamma-secretase | regulated intramembrane proteolyis | Alzheimer's Disease | microRNA |

140 88 0.629 298 296 0.993 68698 28670 0.417

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1 11 559 1579
Belgium Université de Liège Université de Liège SANTEPUBLIQUEUNIVERSITEDELIEGE

VIEILLISSEMENT MUSCULOSQUELETTIQUE |

139 92 0.662 469 464 0.989 90846 38295 0.422
3 12 589 1655
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Natural Sciences / Geography

geography | geomorphology | soil erosion | soil | soil conservation |

138 85 0.616 464 464 1.000 65163 30639 0.470
4 13 646 1858
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Buitengewoonhoogleraar

134 96 0.716 492 482 0.980 84426 44564 0.528
5 14 714 2065
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University BioinformaticsandGenomeBiology

Bioinformatics | Genome biology | Polyploidy | Gene and genome duplications | Systems biology |

131 85 0.649 305 303 0.993 84634 34590 0.409
6 15 725 2093
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

chemistry |

131 66 0.504 375 370 0.987 68542 21046 0.307
4 16 801 2333
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven

life sciences | ion channels | channelopathies | cardiovascular research | TRP channels |

128 66 0.516 253 250 0.988 57086 16302 0.286
7 17 821 2412
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University GewoonGent

127 84 0.661 558 557 0.998 58385 32207 0.552
8 18 843 2488
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Medical and Health Sciences / Immunology

Immunology | Pulmonary Medicine |

126 91 0.722 329 323 0.982 54119 30148 0.557
5 19 872 2570
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Medical and Health Sciences / Dentistry

tandheelkunde | dentistry |

125 80 0.640 329 325 0.988 60883 25523 0.419
9 20 921 2704
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Medical and Health Sciences / Microbiology

Microbiology |

123 64 0.520 418 414 0.990 62753 22746 0.362
10 21 953 2807
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University eminHospital

kidney disease | cardiovascular disease | transplantation |

122 75 0.615 392 389 0.992 61578 25550 0.415
11 22 1080 3243
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University MicrobialEcologyandCMET)

microbiology | environmental biotechnology | microbial ecology | wastewater treatment | environmental microbiology |

118 90 0.763 404 403 0.998 49376 27538 0.558
3 23 1094 3283
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Natural Sciences / Molecular Biology & Genetics

Obesity/Diabetes | gut microbiota | endocannabinoids | Akkermansia muciniphila | Dysosmobacter welbionis |

117 97 0.829 269 264 0.981 70662 47149 0.667
3 24 1115 3338
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp ToxicologicalPharmaceuticalSciences

mass spectrometry | human exposure | emerging pollutants | human biomonitoring | metabolomics |

117 76 0.650 525 514 0.979 50174 27084 0.540
12 25 1143 3429
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University

116 98 0.845 286 279 0.976 59280 37140 0.627
6 26 1179 3546
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Natural Sciences / Mathematics

Numerical Linear Algebra | System Theory | Control Theory | Datamining | Bioinformatics |

115 63 0.548 291 289 0.993 69018 22541 0.327
4 27 1180 3557
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp Engineering & Technology / Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

nano materials | electron microscopy | materials characterisation |

115 73 0.635 478 470 0.983 62778 22834 0.364
13 28 1232 3727
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Gent

microbiologie |

114 59 0.518 275 270 0.982 52727 14740 0.280
14 29 1235 3732
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Medical and Health Sciences / Microbiology

microbiologie |

114 60 0.526 418 270 0.646 52338 14446 0.276
7 30 1300 3952
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Social Sciences / Psychology

Chronic pain | experimental health psychology | fear conditioning | pain-related fear | cognitive-behavioral management |

112 74 0.661 282 281 0.996 60013 27164 0.453
1 31 1304 3958
Belgium Université de Mons (Université de Mons-Hainaut) Université de Mons (Université de Mons-Hainaut) Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

Materials sciences & Engineering | Macromolecular Engineering | Polymer processing | (Nano)Composite | Bioplastics |

112 69 0.616 490 481 0.982 58942 23032 0.391
8 32 1317 3996
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Natural Sciences / Molecular Biology & Genetics

single-cell |

112 89 0.795 364 362 0.995 53228 31996 0.601
4 33 1344 4081
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Engineering & Technology / Environmental Science & Engineering

Environmental sciences | Geography | Land change science | Land system science |

111 79 0.712 214 209 0.977 85408 41896 0.491
5 34 1398 4264
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp Natural Sciences / Physics

Nanophysics | Condensed Matter Physics |

110 64 0.582 560 553 0.988 60464 23626 0.391
9 35 1472 4497
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven ChairmanLFoRCe

cereal science and technology |

109 71 0.651 437 430 0.984 44985 21216 0.472
15 36 1521 4660
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Medical and Health Sciences / Health Sciences

Health Psychology | Chronic Illnesses | Pain | evidence-based | Attention |

108 67 0.620 317 315 0.994 47642 19706 0.414
16 37 1661 5068
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Agriculture & Forestry / Agricultural Economics

Agricultural economics | Consumer behaviour | Food marketing | Food science & technology |

106 84 0.792 258 258 1.000 43058 24686 0.573
2 38 1780 5399
Belgium Université de Mons (Université de Mons-Hainaut) Université de Mons (Université de Mons-Hainaut)

104 65 0.625 307 302 0.984 42667 17444 0.409
17 39 1784 5414
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University

Parenting | motivation | adolescence | perfectionism | identity development |

104 84 0.808 238 235 0.987 41075 25642 0.624
18 40 1825 5539
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Medical and Health Sciences / Veterinary Sciences

103 63 0.612 516 506 0.981 46626 20900 0.448

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10 41 1853 5615
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Engineering & Technology / Earth Sciences

geography | geomorphology | soil erosion | soil carbon | biogeochemical cycles |

103 62 0.602 250 250 1.000 37411 15148 0.405
6 42 1965 5974
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp

Global ecosystem functioning |

101 81 0.802 257 256 0.996 52074 30287 0.582
19 43 1979 6017
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Natural Sciences / Physics

Photonics |

101 63 0.624 258 256 0.992 43511 16965 0.390
20 44 2082 6356
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Hoogleraar

drug delivery |

100 68 0.680 294 291 0.990 34610 16822 0.486
11 45 2087 6371
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven KU

single molecule detection | super-resolution fluorescence microscopy | integrated fluorescence microscopy/scanning electron microc |

100 63 0.630 306 304 0.993 32407 15833 0.489
12 46 2158 6634
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Medical and Health Sciences / Neuroscience

Neurosciences |

99 43 0.434 153 152 0.993 31163 6771 0.217
13 47 2165 6655
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven RegaMicrobiome…

metagenomics | human microbiome | gut microbiota | synthetic ecology | microbiome |

98 86 0.878 190 187 0.984 83854 60204 0.718
14 48 2188 6717
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Medical and Health Sciences / Psychiatry

Psychose | momentary assessment | stress |

98 71 0.724 281 272 0.968 47224 27951 0.592
15 49 2200 6753
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

rare earths | ionic liquids | hydrometallurgy | solvometallurgy | solvent extraction |

98 70 0.714 364 359 0.986 42203 23131 0.548
21 50 2215 6796
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Social Sciences / Psychology

experimental psychology |

98 64 0.653 283 281 0.993 38488 17514 0.455
16 51 2235 6861
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven

98 31 0.316 123 122 0.992 34161 4851 0.142
5 52 2262 6924
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Natural Sciences / Physics

Physics |

97 70 0.722 175 148 0.846 92146 55685 0.604
2 53 2269 6939
Belgium Free University of Brussels Free University of Brussels Natural Sciences / Physics

Astroteilchenphysik | Kosmologie | AGN und Radiogalaxien |

97 71 0.732 183 177 0.967 71291 49299 0.692
22 54 2323 7086
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

atmosferische chemie |

97 50 0.515 169 166 0.982 35896 11422 0.318
17 55 2373 7243
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Natural Sciences / Molecular Biology & Genetics

stem cell biology |

96 43 0.448 168 165 0.982 44798 8018 0.179

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18 56 2387 7293
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Social Sciences / Psychology

Job Insecurity | temporary work | work stress | work engagement | bullying at work |

96 77 0.802 246 245 0.996 38487 22739 0.591
19 57 2402 7332
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven

96 63 0.656 366 361 0.986 36401 19150 0.526
20 58 2411 7363
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven

96 85 0.885 315 310 0.984 34181 28722 0.840
21 59 2418 7386
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Engineering & Technology / Food Science and Engineering

food science and technology | food science | food engineering | food technology |

96 60 0.625 335 334 0.997 32995 14566 0.441
6 60 2427 7415
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Medical and Health Sciences / Immunology

Immunology | Cytokines | Cancer | Inflammation |

96 51 0.531 154 151 0.981 31564 9388 0.297
23 61 2431 7426
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Gent

ontwikkelingsstoornissen |

96 62 0.646 231 229 0.991 30758 14183 0.461
7 62 2437 7441
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain

96 40 0.417 153 153 1.000 28081 6168 0.220
24 63 2448 7466
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Natural Sciences / Molecular Biology & Genetics

cancer | non-coding RNA | qPCR | liquid biopsy |

95 62 0.653 226 224 0.991 71026 34417 0.485
22 64 2609 7974
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

catalysis | biomass conversion | heterogeneous catalysis | zeolites | methane activation |

94 72 0.766 251 248 0.988 33002 20254 0.614
25 65 2642 8042
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Natural Sciences / Molecular Biology & Genetics

Proteomics | Protease biology | Protein modifications |

94 69 0.734 265 261 0.985 29254 14876 0.509
23 66 2696 8211
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven

93 54 0.581 334 330 0.988 39392 16967 0.431
26 67 2726 8287
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Social Sciences / Psychology

psycholinguistics | bilingualism | cognitive psychology | laterality | numerical cognition |

93 64 0.688 166 165 0.994 33775 19881 0.589
7 68 2812 8561
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp Natural Sciences / Biological Science

global change | ecology | bio-energy |

92 47 0.511 219 216 0.986 37894 11308 0.298
8 69 2875 8748
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Ecophysiology | Ecotoxicology | Ecological Risk Assessment | Aquatic Toxicology | Environmental Pollution |

92 53 0.576 327 325 0.994 28638 12086 0.422
8 70 2891 8787
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Engineering & Technology / Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Nanotechnology | Microbiology | Biophysics | Atomic force microscopy | AFM |

92 56 0.609 207 208 1.005 25404 11036 0.434
9 71 2920 8884
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp

91 68 0.747 279 276 0.989 40362 24470 0.606
27 72 2942 8952
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Ecotoxicology | Aquatic toxicology | Ecological risk assessment | Aquatic ecology | Marine biology |

91 50 0.549 262 259 0.989 35425 16998 0.480
9 73 2999 9128
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain émérite

Industrial and environmental toxicology |

91 23 0.253 78 78 1.000 26998 2765 0.102
10 74 3025 9235
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Economics & Econometrics / Economics

économie | géographie | recherche opérationnelle |

90 46 0.511 148 147 0.993 44095 10287 0.233
10 75 3077 9394
Belgium University of Antwerp University of Antwerp Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

plasma chemistry | CO2 conversion | plasma catalysis | plasma medicine | modeling |

90 72 0.800 372 366 0.984 31790 20048 0.631
24 76 3096 9440
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven emecologynature&urbangreenmanagement

nature & urban green management | green roofs | plant ecology | urban ecology | historical ecology |

90 49 0.544 240 237 0.988 29745 11838 0.398
2 77 3118 9508
Belgium Université de Liège Université de Liège Natural Sciences / Physics

Astronomy - astrobiology - exoplanetology |

90 65 0.722 280 273 0.975 27310 16446 0.602
28 78 3187 9719
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Engineering & Technology / Chemical Engineering

chemical kinetics | catalysis | chemical engineering | modeling |

89 58 0.652 460 451 0.980 33725 18077 0.536
3 79 3230 9819
Belgium Free University of Brussels Free University of Brussels gewoonhoogleraar

89 63 0.708 225 224 0.996 28673 17221 0.601
25 80 3257 9900
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Medical and Health Sciences / Dentistry

prosthodontics | implants | bone | loading |

89 48 0.539 143 142 0.993 24426 8199 0.336
26 81 3279 9972
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Engineering & Technology / Computer Science

AI | Machine Learning | Systems and Control | Complex Networks | Deep Learning |

88 55 0.625 237 234 0.987 48933 18719 0.383
29 82 3288 9998
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University

microbial fuel cells | wastewater treatment | bioelectrochemical system | microbial electrocatalysis |

88 78 0.886 217 216 0.995 42454 22981 0.541
30 83 3297 10011
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University GroupleaVIB

Lignin biosynthesis and structure | tree biotechnology |

88 60 0.682 159 158 0.994 40380 17332 0.429
27 84 3342 10154
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven

88 49 0.557 142 141 0.993 30480 9328 0.306
31 85 3371 10221
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University

Physical activity | sedentary behavior | health promotion |

88 65 0.739 294 291 0.990 27845 18938 0.680
28 86 3397 10283
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Medical and Health Sciences / Endocrinology and Metabolism

endocrinologie | vergelijkende biologie | diabetes |

88 50 0.568 139 138 0.993 25212 8566 0.340
1 87 3428 10415
Belgium Hasselt University Hasselt University Hasselt&

87 51 0.586 262 260 0.992 38820 14890 0.384
1 88 3435 10440
Belgium Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences Natural Sciences / Biological Science

biology | zoology | herpetology |

87 57 0.655 329 321 0.976 35727 16085 0.450
32 89 3438 10448
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University

microbiology |

87 59 0.678 255 249 0.976 35133 18074 0.514
29 90 3446 10470
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Computational biology | virology | evolution | phylogenetics |

87 67 0.770 229 225 0.983 33586 21989 0.655

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33 91 3458 10510
Belgium Ghent University Ghent University Natural Sciences / Physics

Quantum Physics | Entanglement | Many-Body Physics | Quantum Computation | Tensor Networks |

87 70 0.805 179 176 0.983 31394 16975 0.541
30 92 3461 10530
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Natural Sciences / Biological Science

evolutionary ecology | eco-evolutionary dynamics | metacommunity ecology | biodiversity | aquatic ecology |

87 60 0.690 247 243 0.984 30709 16346 0.532
31 93 3471 10557
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven motorcontrolandmotorneuroscienceMovementControland…

motor control | motor learning | motor neuroscience | movement science |

87 55 0.632 259 258 0.996 29672 13028 0.439
11 94 3488 10596
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain Natural Sciences / Physics

ab initio simulations & quantum transport in carbon-based nanostructures |

87 47 0.540 153 151 0.987 28624 9374 0.327
32 95 3594 10976
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Agriculture & Forestry / Forestry

forest ecology | forest management | silviculture | sustainability | bioenergy |

86 60 0.698 277 272 0.982 31015 15907 0.513
12 96 3624 11070
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain

Maladies cardiovasculaires |

86 47 0.547 161 160 0.994 27139 9645 0.355
33 97 3626 11074
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven KUElectricalEngineeringMICAS

86 34 0.395 139 137 0.986 27034 4804 0.178
34 98 3657 11165
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Engineering & Technology / Food Science and Engineering

food technology |

86 56 0.651 251 250 0.996 23780 11304 0.475
35 99 3675 11230
Belgium Catholic University of Leuven Catholic University of Leuven Engineering & Technology / Electrical & Electronic Engineering

mathematical engineering | signal processing | system theory | circuit theory | cryptography |

85 41 0.482 93 93 1.000 55956 16260 0.291
13 100 3741 11423
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain Université Catholique de Louvain

Drug delivery | nanomedicines |

85 61 0.718 194 191 0.985 30216 15865 0.525