Chemistry Faculty Among Highly Cited Researchers in 2018

February 01, 2019

Three faculty members from the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Professors Shaowei Chen, Yat Li, and Jin Zhang, are in this year’s Highly Cited Researchers list, published by Clarivate Analytics and Web of Science.  The annual list identifies researchers who rank in the top 1% by citations for specified field and publication year from the Web of Science citation index. Researchers who are named on this list demonstrate significant influence as determined by their peers from around the world. 

Clarivate Analytics’ Highly Cited Researchers list helps identify scientists and social scientists who have the greatest impact on the research community as measured by the rate at which their work is being cited by others. The list includes a total of 24 researchers from UC Santa Cruz.

Congratulations to Professors Chen, Li, and Zhang for being recognized as some of the most highly-cited researchers in the world!

For the full list, please visit