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Cai Zixing, Wang Yong Listed As 2017 Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Analytics

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Updated: 2017-11-21 09:02:10.0

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On November 15, Clarivate Analytics released the latest list of 2017 Highly Cited Researchers online, in which Professor Cai Zixing and Associate Professor Wang Yong from the School of Information Science and Engineering have been included.



This is a list of researchers with the most highly cited papers in their respective field over the past decade. Based on citation data, this list indicates the support, influence, enlightenment and challenge that the academic achievement by those highly cited scholars posed the global peer community, thus being well received all over the world. This indicator accounts for 20 percent of the 6 referring indicators of Shanghai Ranking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities, with Clarivate Analytics being one of the two sources for the “Internationally Renowned Scholars”, a part of the “High End Intellectual” indicator of Shanghai Rankings’ Ranking of the Best Chinese Disciplines.

For this year, 3539 scholars are included in “the List of Highly Cited scholars”, with 1644 from the USA, 344 from the UK and 249 from China. The three countries won the first three places with China marking the fastest scholar growth of 41 percent. As for computing science and technology, it boasts 152 scholars in total, including 23 Chinese, 18 of which are from the mainland.