12 academics of HKU have been named by Clarivate Analytics in the list of “Highly Cited Researchers 2017” among the world’s top researchers whose work have been highly cited by fellow academics and are hence making a significant impact in ongoing research in their respective fields of study. Three faculty members of our School, viz. Professor Malik Peiris, Professor Guan Yi and Professor Leo Poon, are among these 12 outstanding HKU academics.
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According to Clarivate Analytics, “Highly Cited Researchers 2017” represents some of the world’s most influential scientific minds. More 3,300 researchers in 21 fields of the sciences and social sciences earned this distinction by writing the greatest number of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators as Highly Cited Papers — ranking among the top 1% most cited for their subject field and year of publication, earning them the mark of exceptional impact.