Six SPH academics named amongst the world’s most highly cited researchers in 2021


Six faculty members from our School have been named by Clarivate Analytics in its list of “Highly Cited Researchers 2021” as the most influential in the world. Their works have been highly cited by fellow academics and are hence making a significant impact in ongoing research in their respective fields of study. 

Our six Highly Cited Researchers are:
Professor Ester Cerin
Professor Benjamin Cowling
Professor Gabriel Leung
Professor Malik Peiris
Professor Leo Poon
Professor Joseph Wu

Highly Cited Researchers are selected for their exceptional research performance, determined by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science. Some 6,600 researchers from over 70 countries and regions were named Highly Cited Researchers in 2021.

The School extends our heartfelt congratulations to our top scholars.


Highly Cited Researchers 2021