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Faculty Members Rank among the World’s Top 2% Scientists by Citation

13 Oct 2023


Eleven members of PolyU Business School (PBS) are among the world's top 100,000 scientists by citation (with and without self-citations) or a percentile rank of 2% or above in their disciplines. Nine members among the eleven are current PBS members, six members are from the Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies, and three members are from the Department of Management and Marketing. Ir Prof. T.C. Edwin Cheng, Prof. Michael Harris Bond, Prof. Eric W.T. Ngai, Prof. Kee-hung Mike Lai, and Prof. Shuanian Hans Wang have been listed as the world’s top 2% for four consecutive years. Tracking millions of scientists worldwide, the study has identified about 204,600 scientists across 22 scientific fields and 174 sub-fields, among whom 208 are PolyU academics.

The database contains the career-long data based on the October 1, 2023 snapshot from Scopus, updated to end of citation year 2022.

PolyU Business School World's Top 2% Scientists


*The ranks are based on a composite score with self-citations excluded. The numbers in the brackets represent the ranks of the staff among the 208 PolyU scientists listed in the study.
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Ioannidis, J.P.A. (2023) October 2023 data-update for "Updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators". Elsevier Data Repository, V6. Available at:

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