Randall Martin, the Raymond R. Tucker Distinguished Professor in the McKelvey School of Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, has been ranked as one of the top 50 environmental scientists in the world for 2023. Research.com compiles its annual ranking based on bibliometric indicators and metrics, as well as scientists’ awards and achievements. Martin’s nearly 65,000 citations in environmental sciences and numerous professional honors earned him the distinction of No. 48 in the world ranking and No. 26 in the United States among environmental scientists. More than 11,000 profiles of environmental scientists were examined to determine the ranking.
Martin is a leading expert on atmospheric composition. His research focuses on characterizing atmospheric composition to inform effective policies surrounding major environmental and public health challenges ranging from air quality to climate change. Applications of his work include population exposure for health studies, top-down constraints on emissions and analysis of processes that affect atmospheric composition.
Research.com publishes its annual report on the top environmental scientists to increase the online visibility of researchers who actively share their knowledge. By recognizing the most active scientists in environmental science, the report provides an opportunity for researchers, businesses, and organizations to network with leading environmental scientists and spur future collaboration.
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