Congratulations to Xi-Ping Huang, PhD and Bryan Roth, PhD, who are among 21 UNC School of Medicine and 17 other UNC-Chapel Hill researchers that have been named in Clarivate’s 2020 list of Highly Cited Researchers™, all scientific pioneers from around the world whose names are drawn from the publications that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science™ citation index.
Thirty-eight of UNC Chapel Hill’s researchers have been recognized in Clarivate’s 2020 list of Highly Cited Researchers™. The list includes 21 UNC School of Medicine and 17 UNC Chapel Hill researchers who have demonstrated significant influence in their chosen field or fields through the publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last decade. Their names were drawn from the publications that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science™ citation index. The United States continues to dominate the list as the home to the highest number of Highly Cited Researchers, with 2,650 authors, representing 41.5% of the researchers on the list. More than 6,000 researchers from more than 60 countries and regions were recognized this year.
Clarivate™ is a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation. Since 2001, the Highly Cited Researchers™ list has identified global research scientists and social scientists who have demonstrated exceptional influence reflected through their publication of multiple papers. In determining the “who’s who” of influential researchers, the Institute for Scientific Information™ at Clarivate draws on the data and analysis performed by bibliometric experts and data scientists. It also uses the tallies to identify the countries and research institutions where these scientific elite are based.
Also included on the list are former Pharmacology and Roth lab members, John MCorvy and Daniel Wacker.
Congratulations to all!
~You can see the complete list of UNC School of Medicine researchers and other UNC-Chapel Hill researchers included on the list at the original article on the UNC Healthcare and School of Medicine News, published Nov. 18, 2020. The above is excerpted from that article.