Ranking of scientists in Bolivia Institutions according to their Google Scholar Citations public profiles

Fourth edition

          This edition data was collected during the second week of November 2016. The list consists of the Top 24 profiles (h=>5) ranked first by h-index in decreasing order and then by the total number of citations. Please contact us ([email protected]) if you discover any error, but we strongly suggest to read Methodology in advance.

          This ranking has been funded by the Project ACUMEN European Commission 7th Framework Programme, Capacities, Science in Society 2010. Grant Agreement 266632 and the CSIC Intramural 201310E040

RANK NAME INSTITUTION H-INDEX CITATIONS
1 Sebastian K Herzog Asociacion Armonia 21 1483
2 Alex Villazon Universidad Privada Boliviana 19 1526
3 Luis F Aguirre Universidad Mayor de San Simón 18 1292
4 Damián I Rumiz Fundación Simón I Patiño; Museo de Historia Natural Noel Kempff Mercado 18 1067
5 Alfonso Gumucio Dagron Universidad Mayor de San Andrés 17 1677
6 Narel Paniagua Zambrana Herbario Nacional de Bolivia 16 770
7 Enrique Richard Universidad Mayor de San Andrés 11 489
8 Ernesto Yañez Instituto Alternativo 9 345
9 Gover Barja Daza Universidad Católica Boliviana San Pablo 9 267
10 Vincent A Vos Centro de Investigación y Promoción del Campesinado Norte Amazónico 8 749
11 Patrice Adret Museo de Historia Natural Noel Kempff Mercado; Universidad Autónoma Gabriel René Moreno 8 357
12 Nabor Moya Universidad Mayor de San Simón 8 276
13 Rodrigo W Soria Auza Asociacion Armonia 8 216
14 Danny Rejas Universidad Mayor de San Simón 8 201
15 Grover Zurita Villarroel Universidad Privada Boliviana 7 114
16 Oliver C Saavedra Valeriano Universidad Privada Boliviana 6 122
17 Mario Galindo Universidad Católica Boliviana San Pablo 5 125
18 Omar Ormachea Muñoz Universidad Privada Boliviana 5 117
19 Rainer Hostnig Sociedad de Investigación de Arte Rupestre de Bolivia 5 114
20 Jaime Iván Rodríguez Fernández Museo Nacional de Historia Natural Bolivia 5 101
21 Álvaro Garitano Zavala Universidad Mayor de San Andrés 5 90
22 Robert Perger Colección Boliviana de Fauna 5 60
23 Ricardo Castellanos del Carpio Banco Mercantil Santa Cruz S A 5 53
24 Rafael Loayza Bueno Universidad Católica Boliviana San Pablo 5 44