On November 18th, 2020, Clarivate Analytics announced its 2020 list of Highly Cited Researchers in the world.
Among the 6167 highly cited researchers in various fields from over 60 nations, 770 are from mainland China (12.1%, increasing from 636, 10.2% in 2019) and 24 are from Peking University, including 7 from the College of Engineering.
The highly anticipated list identifies scientists and social scientists who produced multiple papers ranking in the top 1% by citations for their field in the past decade, demonstrating significant research influence among their peers.
The College of Engineering recipients are Professor Zhisheng Duan in the category of engineering science, Professor Yanglong Hou, Professor Long Wang, Associate Professor Huanping Zhou and Professor Ruqiang Zou in the category of Cross-Field, Associate Professor Shaojun Guo in the categories of Materials Science and Chemistry, and Professor Xiaowei Zhan in the category of Materials Science.
College of Engineering highly cited researchers of 2020 by Clarivate Analytics