Associate Professor Yuriko Osakabe of Tokushima University listed in High Cited Researchers 2016


Associate Professor Yuriko Osakabe of Tokushima University’s Faculty of Bioscience and Bioindustry was listed in Highly Cited Researchers 2016, announced by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thompson Reuters IP & Science) on November 17, 2016.

Highly Cited Researchers 2016 identifies researchers who have published articles for which the number of citations are in the top 1% in the various research fields of natural sciences and social sciences among articles published worldwide in the 11 years from January 2004 to December 2014. Among them about 3,000 people (76 researchers who belong to Japanese research institutes) with highly cited articles above a certain number are selected as the most influential researchers in the world.

In the field of botanical and zoological science in which Associate Professor Osakabe was selected, 208 researchers were selected worldwide.