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Rhodes University Scientist 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 32 48 13079
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

Photophysics |

81 40 0.494 630 423 0.671 30131 12803 0.425
2 58 80 20863
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Engineering

71 49 0.690 281 214 0.762 18252 9316 0.510
3 94 127 33696
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Fisheries

Marine ecology |

61 35 0.574 238 175 0.735 12891 5027 0.390
4 211 317 65083
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Earth Sciences

48 27 0.563 144 78 0.542 9414 3706 0.394
5 233 356 70449
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Food Science and Engineering

Ecology | plankton food webs |

47 26 0.553 143 73 0.510 6673 2507 0.376
6 297 466 83267
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Fisheries

fisheries | ocean governance |

44 24 0.545 110 71 0.645 5617 2717 0.484
7 307 479 84817
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

43 29 0.674 127 106 0.835 8592 4633 0.539
8 312 488 86349
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Human Ecology and Marine Conservation |

43 29 0.674 71 61 0.859 6734 3107 0.461
9 321 500 87151
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Entomology & Pesticides

Biological Control |

43 31 0.721 150 109 0.727 6141 3406 0.555
10 395 661 104793
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Mathematics

Gravitational Waves | Black Holes |

39 22 0.564 55 41 0.745 17713 13049 0.737

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11 412 688 108908
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Zoology | Forensic Biology | Biodiversity |

39 29 0.744 113 69 0.611 5219 2354 0.451
12 415 693 109588
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Plant Science

Conservation | Plant-herbivore interaction | wild herbivore nutrition |

39 24 0.615 68 48 0.706 4872 2051 0.421
13 435 729 114196
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Petroleum Engineering

Igneous petrology | Geochemistry |

38 22 0.579 60 38 0.633 5493 1547 0.282
14 519 898 129254
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Medical and Health Sciences / Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Smart Materials | Drug Delivery | Natural Products | Nanomaterials |

36 28 0.778 111 93 0.838 4512 2904 0.644
15 560 975 137152
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Social Work

Quality of life | well-being |

35 18 0.514 92 36 0.391 4268 1356 0.318
16 603 1063 143810
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Medical and Health Sciences / Biochemistry

Xylanases | Synergism | Feeds | Kelp | Bioactives |

34 24 0.706 74 58 0.784 4617 2815 0.610
17 612 1092 146774
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Fisheries

Ichthyology | ecology |

34 19 0.559 98 45 0.459 3709 1353 0.365
18 668 1203 157195
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Fisheries

cephalopods | all aspects | fish and fisheries |

33 16 0.485 64 28 0.438 3086 970 0.314
19 676 1231 159606
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Metagenomics | Plant-Microbe Interaction | Bioenergy | Bioremediation |

32 31 0.969 62 61 0.984 5545 3783 0.682
20 722 1320 167087
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

ecology | ecotoxicology | transdisciplinarity | resilience |

32 21 0.656 69 45 0.652 2909 1376 0.473
21 776 1437 176540
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Psychology

Feminist Psychology | Critical Health Psychology | critical studies in sexualities and reproduction |

31 25 0.806 67 55 0.821 3070 1760 0.573
22 821 1558 185452
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Environmental Science & Engineering

Environmental Education | Social Learning | Transformative Learning | Critical theory |

30 21 0.700 79 49 0.620 3272 1944 0.594
23 844 1621 188834
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Plant Science

Plant Ecophysiology | Climate Change | Grass Ecology and Evolution |

30 20 0.667 46 37 0.804 2644 1561 0.590
24 889 1736 196238
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Medical and Health Sciences / Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Formulation | product development | quality control | pharmaceutical analysis | drug delivery |

29 20 0.690 65 40 0.615 3267 1398 0.428
25 902 1776 198773
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Earth Sciences

Geobiology | Palaeobiology | Archean Earth | Astrobiology |

29 21 0.724 47 36 0.766 2846 1214 0.427
26 1091 2274 228289
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Mathematics

General Relativity |

27 10 0.370 46 11 0.239 2182 515 0.236
27 1152 2435 238770
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Aquatic Ecology | Global Change Biology | Food Webs |

26 25 0.962 66 62 0.939 2567 2411 0.939
28 1157 2453 239812
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

26 23 0.885 56 49 0.875 2452 1717 0.700
29 1167 2490 241966
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

plant cell biology |

26 12 0.462 45 18 0.400 2232 652 0.292
30 1168 2495 242301
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Education / Education

26 19 0.731 52 36 0.692 2201 1175 0.534
31 1177 2516 243239
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Economics & Econometrics / Economics

Environmental economics | Cultural economics | non-market valuation | teaching and learning |

26 20 0.769 46 36 0.783 2107 1214 0.576
32 1186 2547 244275
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Medical and Health Sciences / Biochemistry

Plant science | Biochemistry | Biotechnology | Environment |

26 15 0.577 52 21 0.404 1988 606 0.305
33 1191 2561 244845
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

Bioinformatics | Biotechnology | Computational Chemistry | Drug Design | Structural Biology |

26 26 1.000 45 44 0.978 1913 1780 0.930
34 1267 2789 258822
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Freshwater invertebrates | Trichoptera | Diptera (Simuliidae) | Ephemeroptera | Megaloptera |

25 14 0.560 46 17 0.370 2046 709 0.347
35 1328 2984 271054
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University History, Philosophy, Theology / History

Geochemistry | Ore Deposits | Earth History |

24 19 0.792 39 29 0.744 2353 1303 0.554
36 1330 2988 271331
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Botany | Pollination | Orchidaceae | Ecology | Evolution |

24 16 0.667 34 27 0.794 2324 1026 0.441
37 1346 3040 274660
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Structural Bioinformatics | Comparative Genomics | Protein Structure | Bioinformatics Education |

24 21 0.875 52 45 0.865 2040 1716 0.841
38 1348 3058 275541
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Fisheries

Fish |

24 20 0.833 58 40 0.690 1975 1377 0.697
39 1380 3164 280443
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Higher Education Studies

higher education | academic literacy | postgraduate studies | supervision |

24 18 0.750 42 38 0.905 1558 1133 0.727
40 1386 3187 281258
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

24 18 0.750 41 29 0.707 1368 797 0.583

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41 1403 3243 286116
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Physics

Radio Astronomy |

23 17 0.739 38 22 0.579 2732 1458 0.534
42 1405 3247 286210
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Agricultural Biotechnology

biotechnology | diagnostics | sensors | microbial fuel cells | electrochemistry |

23 16 0.696 40 22 0.550 2714 1038 0.382
43 1406 3248 286242
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Fisheries

23 15 0.652 51 27 0.529 2708 1102 0.407
44 1424 3301 289194
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Higher Education Studies

Higher Education Studies | Academic Literacy | Teaching & Learning in higher education | critical realism | social realism |

23 19 0.826 37 27 0.730 2283 1139 0.499
45 1455 3388 293298
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Physics

Physics | Material Science |

23 22 0.957 32 32 1.000 1945 1478 0.760
46 1507 3532 299688
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Political Science

qualitative research | democratic theory | politics of the body |

23 17 0.739 40 29 0.725 1514 884 0.584
47 1574 3735 311302
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Psychology

Clinical psychology | psychotherapy |

22 12 0.545 33 17 0.515 1986 619 0.312
48 1601 3814 315050
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Computer Science

Behavioral Cybersecurity | Information Security Management | Human Aspects of Cybersecurity | Privacy |

22 20 0.909 44 37 0.841 1747 1247 0.714
49 1690 4127 329036
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Biomedical Engineering

Chaperone biology | Heat shock proteins | Cellular proteostasis | Drug Discovery |

21 19 0.905 39 34 0.872 2303 1422 0.617
50 1712 4201 333368
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Journalism and Media

media | freedom of expression | journalism | internet |

21 15 0.714 43 17 0.395 1857 648 0.349
51 1737 4283 336961
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Agricultural Economics

Environmental economics | agricultural economics | sports economics |

21 18 0.857 32 24 0.750 1648 984 0.597
52 1757 4341 339551
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Zoology |

21 19 0.905 49 38 0.776 1526 1209 0.792
53 1758 4343 339633
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Physics

Thermal Biology | Ecological and Evolutionary Physiology |

21 19 0.905 30 28 0.933 1523 1176 0.772
54 1840 4665 353788
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Medical and Health Sciences / Health Sciences

Health literacy | Visuals in health | Patient-centred care |

20 17 0.850 30 26 0.867 2042 960 0.470
55 1888 4793 360576
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Higher Education Studies

Higher Education | Academic Development | Student Agency | Science Education |

20 10 0.500 29 12 0.414 1558 385 0.247

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56 2056 5455 389576
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Economics & Econometrics / Economics

Development Economics |

19 17 0.895 36 26 0.722 1346 1065 0.791
57 2060 5472 390153
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Environmental Science & Engineering

Environmental resource use and household welfare | Conservation conflicts | Energy efficiency |

19 19 1.000 26 26 1.000 1326 1198 0.903
58 2067 5485 390633
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Environmental Science & Engineering

Conservation | protected areas | social-ecological systems | ecosystem services | resilience |

19 19 1.000 28 27 0.964 1310 1198 0.915
59 2118 5735 398572
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

Phthalocyanine Chemistry | Spectroscopy and Electrochemistry |

19 14 0.737 31 21 0.677 1042 619 0.594
60 2142 5866 402071
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

Nanochemistry (Nanosensors) | Materials Chemistry | Physical chemistry (Photophysics and Spectroscopy) |

19 19 1.000 29 29 1.000 704 672 0.955
61 2166 5966 409661
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Biological Science

Ecology | rangeland | savanna |

18 15 0.833 23 18 0.783 1672 885 0.529
62 2172 5995 411918
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Regional Studies

African ornithology | moult | Sturnidae | Ploceidae |

18 10 0.556 43 11 0.256 1517 457 0.301
63 2253 6342 423665
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Environmental Science & Engineering

Water resources management | fresh water ecology | impacts of small dams | climate change analysis | catchment scale modelling |

18 15 0.833 28 21 0.750 1099 675 0.614
64 2254 6345 423792
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Education / Education

18 13 0.722 32 17 0.531 1096 477 0.435
65 2260 6365 424641
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Medical and Health Sciences / Biochemistry

Mycorrhizal fungal interactions |

18 15 0.833 34 21 0.618 1073 681 0.635
66 2263 6392 425176
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

Diagnostics | Electrochemistry | Biosensors | Nanotechnology | Phthalocyanines |

18 15 0.833 29 25 0.862 1059 673 0.636
67 2308 6588 430884
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Engineering

Tissue engineering | Bioprinting | Cellular Differentiation | Drug Discovery |

18 17 0.944 30 26 0.867 887 680 0.767
68 2312 6625 432037
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

Photochemistry | Nanotechnolgy |

18 15 0.833 29 25 0.862 828 646 0.780
69 2341 6748 438575
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Psychology

Social Psychology | Psychopathology | Phenomenology | Research | Attitudes and Personality |

17 7 0.412 33 4 0.121 1810 395 0.218
70 2345 6761 439647
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Geography

Geomorphology | Geography. Antarctica |

17 12 0.706 19 13 0.684 1685 1236 0.734
71 2351 6785 441243
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Business & Management / Strategic Management

Strategic management | cross cultural management | Organisational behaviour |

17 12 0.706 26 16 0.615 1539 668 0.434
72 2425 7092 453703
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Computer Science

Security | Network Security | Malware | Cyber Security | DDoS |

17 11 0.647 26 15 0.577 1062 551 0.519
73 2428 7101 454095
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Higher Education Studies

All aspects of higher education |

17 13 0.765 25 17 0.680 1053 578 0.549
74 2434 7142 454974
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Psychology

concussion | cross-cultural | norms | neuropsychology |

17 11 0.647 24 11 0.458 1033 389 0.377
75 2482 7339 460219
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Earth Sciences

isotope geochemistry | petrology | impact melt | magmatic ore |

17 12 0.706 22 13 0.591 919 421 0.458
76 2491 7390 462073
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Fisheries

Fish movement and ecology |

17 13 0.765 23 18 0.783 877 527 0.601
77 2511 7577 466780
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University History, Philosophy, Theology / Philosophy

Formulation | Functional Dyes | Photodynamic Therapy | Pharmaceutical Chemistry | Nanomedicine |

17 17 1.000 29 28 0.966 729 705 0.967
78 2612 8003 486984
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University

Biological control of weeds |

16 15 0.938 26 26 1.000 1008 815 0.809
79 2618 8035 487956
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Medical and Health Sciences / Physical Medicine

Physical Activity and Health and Medicine and Science of Cricket |

16 13 0.813 22 16 0.727 987 532 0.539
80 2619 8047 488336
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Engineering

supramolecular Chemistry | solid-state chemistry | crystal engineering |

16 15 0.938 29 23 0.793 978 773 0.790
81 2620 8048 488355
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University History, Philosophy, Theology / History

War studies | Memory Studies | Public History | Social and Cultural History | Urban History |

16 10 0.625 23 10 0.435 978 401 0.410
82 2629 8081 489434
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Chemical Sciences

Reaction Mechanism | Carbocations and Carbocation Rearrangements | Drug Discovery |

16 13 0.813 25 19 0.760 956 747 0.781
83 2647 8170 492259
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Natural Sciences / Molecular Biology & Genetics

molecular biology |

16 10 0.625 22 11 0.500 903 328 0.363
84 2649 8175 492452
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Education / Education

Educational leadership and managment |

16 12 0.750 20 16 0.800 900 478 0.531
85 2740 8723 506644
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences

Radio Astronomy | Astrophysics |

15 14 0.933 17 15 0.882 3680 3647 0.991
86 2742 8731 507531
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Computer Science

bioinformatics | computer architecture | ICT for development | computer science education |

15 8 0.533 20 8 0.400 2584 1430 0.553
87 2778 8860 516176
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Business & Management / Business Administration

Leadership Development | Research Methods |

15 12 0.800 19 16 0.842 1188 771 0.649
88 2781 8875 516937
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Sociology

15 9 0.600 25 9 0.360 1153 481 0.417
89 2928 9664 540491
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Psychology

Counselling Psychology |

15 14 0.933 19 18 0.947 688 605 0.879
90 2981 9970 547739
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Regional Studies

Foreign Policy | International Organisation | African IR |

15 9 0.600 18 6 0.333 515 228 0.443

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91 3020 10143 558467
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Internet of Things for Development | ICT for Development | ICT in Education | ICT in health | Blockchaining |

14 11 0.786 23 13 0.565 1088 775 0.712
92 3030 10199 560289
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Political Science

14 11 0.786 17 11 0.647 1019 573 0.562
93 3060 10325 564982
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Political Science

development | privilege | race | NGOs | whiteness |

14 11 0.786 20 12 0.600 894 494 0.553
94 3065 10356 566192
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Social Sciences / Library and Information Science

14 9 0.643 17 8 0.471 868 282 0.325
95 3079 10435 568879
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Computer Science

real time multimedia | telco-internet convergence | ICT in Education | ICT for Development |

14 8 0.571 19 5 0.263 819 227 0.277
96 3080 10438 568921
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Environmental Science & Engineering

Water Resources | aquatic ecosystem ecology | water quality and pollution studies | conservation biology | environmental ethics and |

14 14 1.000 24 22 0.917 818 727 0.889
97 3092 10488 570409
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Agriculture & Forestry / Plant Science

Marine and Plants Natural Products Chemistry | Organic Chemistry | Nanomaterials | Medicinal Chemistry | Biotechnology |

14 13 0.929 22 18 0.818 795 738 0.928
98 3097 10514 571383
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences

Radio Astronomy |

14 14 1.000 19 19 1.000 780 752 0.964
99 3108 10579 573644
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Earth Sciences

Early Earth | Petrology | Barberton Greenstone Belt | Isotope Geochemistry | Astrobiology |

14 11 0.786 16 13 0.813 749 500 0.668
100 3230 11159 587252
South Africa Rhodes University Rhodes University Engineering & Technology / Earth Sciences

Crustal Evolution | Structural Geology | Tectonics | Metamorphic Geology |

14 10 0.714 16 11 0.688 585 308 0.526