Prof. Josep Peñuelas research professor of the CSIC and CREAF and director of the Global Ecology Unit CREAF-CSIC-UB-UAB had been ranked among the first 100 researchers in Spain and Spaniards abroad according to their Google Scholar Citations public profiles.
The list published by Webometrics and the National Research Council of Spain (CSIC) reaches the 16th Edition. The list consists of the Top 91 000 profiles ranked first by h-index in decreasing order and then by the total number of citations. In the near future Webometrics and CSIC will intend to add rankings by discipline, genre or academic age.
Other distinguished members of the Global Ecology Unit as Prof. Jordi Sardans (among the first 1000 researchers), Prof. Iolanda Filella (among the first 1100), Prof. Marc Estiarte (among the first 1250) and Prof. Joan Llusià (among the first 1500) are also ranked in the list.