Clarivate’s 2022 list of the world's most highly cited researchers, released today, includes nine faculty from the University of Chicago’s Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering (PME).
The 2022 Highly Cited Researchers list identifies researchers who have demonstrated exceptional influence in their field or fields through the publication of multiple papers frequently cited by their peers. The list is drawn from papers that rank in the top one percent by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science citation index over the past decade.
The list includes:
Paul Alivisatos, President of the University of Chicago; John D. MacArthur Distinguished Service Professor in the Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering, the Department of Chemistry, and the College
David Awschalom, Liew Family Professor of Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago; Senior Scientist, Argonne; Director, Chicago Quantum Exchange
Hannes Bernien, Assistant Professor of Molecular Engineering
Andrew Cleland, John A. MacLean Sr. Professor of Molecular Engineering Innovation and Enterprise; Director, Pritzker Nanofabrication Facility
Po-Chun Hsu, Assistant Professor of Molecular Engineering
Liang Jiang, Professor of Molecular Engineering
Shirley Meng, Professor of Molecular Engineering and chief scientist for the Argonne Collaborative Center for Energy Storage Science
Jiwoong Park, Professor of Molecular Engineering
Sihong Wang, Assistant Professor of Molecular Engineering
“Research fuels the race for knowledge and it is important that nations and institutions celebrate the individuals who drive the wheel of innovation,” said David Pendlebury, head of research analysis at the Institute for Scientific Information at Clarivate. “The Highly Cited Researchers list identifies and celebrates exceptional individual researchers at the University of Chicago who are having a significant impact on the research community as evidenced by the rate at which their work is being cited by their peers.”
The Highly Cited Researchers 2022 list uses both quantitative and qualitative analysis to identify individuals from across the globe who have demonstrated significant and broad influence in their chosen field or fields of research. Of the world’s population of scientists and social scientists, Highly Cited Researchers™ are 1 in 1,000. To view Clarivate’s full list, click here.