Seven UMD Engineers Recognized as Highly Cited Researchers
Clarivate Highly Cited Researchers have demonstrated significant and broad influence in their chosen field(s) through the publication of multiple papers frequently cited by their peers over the last decade. Their names are drawn from the publications that rank in the top 1 percent by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science citation index.
“Maryland’s engineering faculty share a mission: produce solutions to society’s most pressing challenges, and share those solutions for everyone’s benefit. We’re honored that so many people recognize the importance of and use that work,” said Robert Briber, interim dean of the Clark School. “We feel proud and privileged that our faculty are among the profession’s most influential thinkers—and we’re excited to keep producing benchmark-setting research in 2021.”
The Clark School’s 2020 Highly Cited Researchers are:
Liangbing (Bing) Hu, Herbert Rabin Distinguished Professor and Center Director
Christopher Monroe, Distinguished University Professor and Bice Seci-Zorn Professor
Michael Pecht, George E. Dieter Professor and Center Director
Chunsheng Wang, Professor, R.F. & F.R. Wright Distinguished Chair, and Center Director
Jiaqi Dai, former Postdoctoral Researcher
Xiulin Fan, former Assistant Research Scientist
Yonggang Yao, former Assistant Research Scientist
David Pendlebury, senior citation analyst at the Institute for Scientific Information at Clarivate, said: “In the race for knowledge, it is human capital that is fundamental—and this list identifies and celebrates exceptional individual researchers at the Clark School who are having a great impact on the research community as measured by the rate at which their work is being cited by others.”
Find the complete 2020 Highly Cited Researchers list here.
November 23, 2020