28 Nov 2018
Prof Jangkyo Kim, Chair Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Director of Advanced Engineering Materials Facility, has been ranked as a 2018 Highly Cited Researcher in Material Science by Clarivate Analytics. The honor gives to researchers who have a high output of papers that rank in the top 1% most-cited in their respective fields over an 11-year period (2006-2016). Such consistent production of highly cited reports indicates that the work of these researchers has been repeatedly judged by their peers to be of notable significance and utility.
The annual list recognizes leading researchers in the sciences and social sciences from around the world. The 2018 list contains about 6,000 highly cited researchers in 21 fields of the sciences and social sciences. Prof Kim is among only 208 researchers worldwide included in the engineering field. There are total of seven recipients from Hong Kong in this field.