International Ranking Recognizes Researchers from the Centre for Biotechnology and Fine Chemistry

Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 18:06

Célia M. Manaia, Manuela Pintado, Paula Castro and Paula Teixeira, researchers and professors at the Faculty of Biotechnology, Universidade Católica Portuguesa - Porto, are among the best in the country according to, a platform for scientists that highlights researchers in various worldwide and national rankings.

In the Best Scientists Ranking in the field of Biology and Biochemistry, researchers Manuela Pintado, Paula M. L. Castro and Célia M. Manaia are mentioned among the best in the country. In the Best Scientists Ranking in the field of Environmental Sciences, researcher Paula M. L. Castro is highlighted. In the Best Scientists Ranking in the field of Microbiology, researcher Paula Teixeira is featured.

It is noteworthy that in the Best Scientists Ranking in the field of Social Sciences and Humanities, another researcher and professor from the Universidade Católica Portuguesa stands out: Arménio Rego, professor and researcher at the Católica Porto Business School.

The ranking of the best researchers in different research areas is based on data combined from various sources, including OpenAlex and CrossR. The ranking position is based on a researcher's D-index (discipline H-index), which includes only articles and citation metrics for a specific discipline. The bibliometric data for metrics are based on citations obtained as of November 21, 2023.