Highly Cited Researchers 2014 represents the world’s most cited scientific minds. Over three thousand researchers earned the distinction officially designated by Thompson Reuters' Essential Science Indicators as Highly Cited Scientists - ranking among the top 1% most cited in their subject field for the epoch 2002-2012, earning them the mark of exceptional impact.
In the category "Space Science", Prof. Dr. Eva K. Grebel, Director at the Astronomisches Rechen-Institut (ARI) of the Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg (ZAH) and Prof. Dr. Volker Springel from the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) and also at ZAH/ARI are on this list of highly cited researchers.
In total, nine Heidelberg University scientists are on this list. Congratulations on this outstanding achievement!