Axel Timmermann selected as “Highly Cited Researcher” from Clarivate Analytics for 5th consecutive year (2018-2022).

Clarivate Analytics recognized Axel Timmermann, Director of IBS Center for Climate Physics at Pusan National University, as Highly Cited Researcher for the fifth consecutive year. Highly Cited Researchers (HCRs) are scholars whose publications rank in the top 1% by citations according to the Web of Science™.

Dr. Timmermann is one of 202 researchers worldwide who were recognized for their contributions in the field of ‘Environment and Ecology’. He is the only researcher selected from Busan.

More information on the selection process can be found on