Insights and analytics for research and innovation company, Clarivate Analytics has announced the seventh edition of the India Research Excellence – citation Awards.
Since 2004, Clarivate Analytics has presented these awards to identify and recognise the most influential researchers and institutions for their outstanding and pioneering research contribution to the country, the company said on Monday.
The awards ceremony recognised eight individual researchers and eleven institutions for their exemplary research contributions.
The awards were based on indepth analysis conducted on data from the Web of Science citation index and InCites – a research performance and benchmarking tool. Highly cited research publications that imply high impact research published during the period 2012-2018 were an important criterion, among others, for the analysis. An expert panel at the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) took the metrics and qualitative review into consideration to decide on the recipient for each category.
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Arvind Pachhapur, South Asia head, Clarivate Analytics, said, ” the country and the world at large benefits from impactful research that advances the frontiers of knowledge. These awards celebrate the research excellence demonstrated by many outstanding researchers and institutions as captured in Web of Science.”
The individual award recipients are:
Dr. Gautam R. Desiraju, Lifetime Achievement
Dr. Sujit Ghosh, Young Researcher
Dr. Vinod Kumar Gupta, Research Excellence in Natural Sciences
Dr. Anuradha Chowdhary, Research Excellence in Medical and Health Sciences
Dr. Dinesh Mohan, Research Excellence in Engineering and Technology
Dr. Narpinder Singh and Dr. Amritpal Kaur, Research Excellence in Agricultural Sciences
Dr. Vikram Patel, Research Excellence in Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Sciences
The institutional award recipients are:
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Institutions Established over 15 Years
National Institute of Science Education and Research, Institutions Established within 15 Years
Indian Institute of Science, Research Excellence in Natural Sciences
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Research Excellence in Medical and Health Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Research Excellence in Engineering and Technology
Guru Nanak Dev University, Research Excellence in Agricultural Sciences
Indian School of Business, Research Excellence in Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Sciences
Aligarh Muslim University, Central University
Bharathiar University, State University
Vellore Institute of Technology, Deemed or Private University
Christian Medical College Vellore, College – Professional Degree
Loyola College, College – General Degree