Highly Cited Researchers 2021

Highly Cited Researchers 2021

Ten CUHK professors have been honoured as “Highly Cited Researchers 2021”, released by the Clarivate Analytics on 16 November 2021.

Among them, Professor Jimmy C M Yu, College Head, has been honoured “Highly Cited Researcher” for four consecutive years. His research area mainly focuses on:

  • Preparation and characterisation of novel nano-structured materials
  • Environmental applications of photocatalysis

Highly Cited Researchers list identifies researchers who demonstrated significant influence in their field(s) of study. This honor is given to researchers who published multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations in their respective fields of study and year of publication in the last decade.

You may find the full list of “Highly Cited Researchers 2021” at