Dr. Matt Ferguson has been named as the 2017 Reviewer of the Year for the journal Physical Biology. This award recognizes the high quality and timeliness of his reviews throughout this past year. Dr. Ferguson was is also one of IOP Publishing’s 2017 Outstanding Reviewers for Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express.
Reviewers are judged by their editorial teams to have provided exceptional service to the journal, and only one reviewer is recognized for this award. IOP Publishing emphasizes how important reviewers are in improving and highlighting the most important work in the journals. The IOP noted that without the hard work and expertise of Dr. Ferguson, it would be very difficult to maintain high standards of scholarly publishing.