Welcome Inv. F.Pacheco Torgal from University of Minho to be committee member!

日期:2018-12-18 点击量:  71次


Inv. F.Pacheco Torgal

University of Minho


Research Area:

Eco-efficient construction materials


Research Experience:

Authored more than 300 publications, 119 in Scopus and 105 in ISI Web of Science-WoS. His publications were viewed or downloaded so far almost 500.000 times and by 2025 it will have been viewed or downloaded more than one million times. Cited in more than 100 SCI journals including by Highly Cited authors (SCI h-index>60) in high impact factor journals (IF>10.0). Cited more than 600 times in international patents. Citations received in ISI WoS journals-2168 (h-index=26), citations received in Scopus journals- 3107 (h-index=30) and citations in Scholar Google-5454 (h-index=35). Citations prediction for the year 2025 (around 4.500 citations on WoS, 7.000 on Scopus (already has more than 6000 MR) and 13.000 citations on scholar google). Future h-index prediction for the year 2025 using Körding´s algorithm (WoS h-index=35, Scopus h-index=39). Has a K-index WoS=48 and a K-index SCI=56. Has a SCI Platinum h=77, by far the highest in the field of civil engineering in Portugal. Member of the editorial board of 9 international journals, 6 referenced on SCI, two edited by Elsevier and one by Springer. In the last 5 years acted as Foreign Expert in the evaluation of 17 PhD thesis. In the last 10 years was a Member of the Scientific Committee of almost 50 conferences most of them in Asian countries. Grant assessor for several scientific institutions in 13 countries, UK, US, Netherlands, China, France, Australia, Kazakhstan, Belgium, Spain, Czech Republic, Saudi Arabia, UA.Emirates, Poland and also the EU Commission. Invited reviewer for 125 international journals for which he reviewed so far more than 750 papers. By 2025 he will have reviewed more than 1.000 papers. His review record places him at the Top 0.1% between more than 500.000 reviewers registered in Publons. Currently ranks the second place between more than 4000 reviewers in civil engineering and 9th place between almost 50.000 engineering reviewers. Lead Editor of 18 international books (9 being on the Master Book List of Web of Science) Some of these books are available in the libraries of Harvard University, MIT, Stanford University and others.