Professors Hyeon Taeghwan (Interdisciplinary Program for Bioengineering) and Park Chung-Mo (Department of Chemistry) were included on the Thompson Reuters IP & Science 2015 World’s Most Highly Cited Researchers list. The list derives from Essential Science Indicators (ESI), a component of the Web of Science. ESI tracks papers published in the last decade that rank in the top 1% most cited for their respective years of publication in each of the main subject fields. In all, the current listing of Highly Cited Researchers features more than 3,100 names. A total of 19 Korean scientists were included on the list. Apart from SNU, KAIST, POSTEC, Korea University and Sungkyunkwan University each had two professors who were featured on the list.
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