WashU researchers among most highly cited worldwide

(From left) Randall Martin, Rohit Pappu, Lan Yang
(From left) Randall Martin, Rohit Pappu, Lan Yang

Randall Martin, Rohit Pappu and Lan Yang, all professors in the McKelvey School of Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, have been named among the most highly-cited researchers in the sciences by the Institute for Scientific Information.

Martin, professor of energy, environmental & chemical engineering; Pappu, professor of biomedical engineering; and Yang, professor of electrical & systems engineering, were among 55 faculty from Washington University named to the list, which recognizes researchers worldwide who have demonstrated significant and broad influence reflected in their publication of multiple papers, highly cited by their peers over the course of the last decade. These papers rank in the top 1% by citations for these fields and year in the independent global citation database Web of Science.

Washington University ranks seventh in the world for its number of highly-cited researchers. 

Read more about their research.