Prof. Dr. Sören Auer, Director of the TIB – Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology and member of the L3S Research Center, is ranked 84th in the recently published ranking of the academic platform research.com in the field of computer science among the top 100 researchers from Germany. In the worldwide ranking, he is in 1,902nd place. The ranking is based on the H-index provided by Microsoft Academic. Only leading scientists with an H-index of at least 30 for academic publications in computer science are ranked.
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Nejdl (Executive Director of L3S), with whom TIB works closely in the Leibniz Joint Lab Data Science & Open Knowledge, is also one of the best researchers in the field of information. He is ranked 22nd in Germany and 540th worldwide.