Engineering Professors Named Most Highly Cited Researchers

Media Release
Prof Jianbin XU and Prof. Ching Ping WONG have earned the honour of being named in the list of “Highly Cited Researchers 2020” as among the world’s top researchers who have demonstrated significant and broad influence reflected in their publication of multiple papers, highly cited by fellow academics.
CUHK Engineering professors listed in the cross-field of “Highly Cited Researchers 2020” are as follows:


Research Areas

Prof Jianbin XU, Professor, Department of Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering

Two-dimensional optoelectronic materials and devices, photodetection, optical signal modulation

Prof. Ching Ping WONG, Emeritus Professor, Department of Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering 

Materials for electronics, photonics and renewable energy harvesting and storages

“Highly Cited Researchers 2020”, released by the Clarivate Analytics, identifies the most influential researchers as determined by their peers around the world. The honour is given to researchers who published a high number of papers that rank in the top 1% by citations in their respective fields of study and year of publication. The 2020 list includes 6,167 highly cited researchers in various fields from more than 60 countries and regions.
For the full list of “Highly Cited Researchers 2020”, please refer to:


Prof Jianbin XU

Prof. WONG Ching Ping