UGent geographers publish in top journals


The new Impact Factors of scientific journals have been released. The journal Land Degradation and Development in which many UGent geographers publish their articles has reached an IF 8.145. Prof. Dr. Jan Nyssen is member of the editorial board, and recent Special Issues were coached by him and Dr. Amaury Frankl (“Environmental conservation for food production and sustainable livelihood in tropical Africa”, 2015) and Dr. Sil Lanckriet (“Tropical lakes in a changing environment: water, land, biology, climate and humans”, 2016 – in preparation).