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FH Paper among Most Cited Papers in Top-Ranked Journal in Linguistics


According to the just released Journal Citation Report 2021, the following paper authored by CBS colleagues ranks among top 3 most cited papers in the journal Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory (CLLT) during this reporting period. CLLT, with JIF of 2.346 and JCI of 1.84, is the top-ranked corpus linguistics journal and one of the top journals in linguistics.

Hou, Renkui, Chu-Ren Huang, and Hongchao Liu. "A study on Chinese register characteristics based on regression analysis and text clustering." Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory 15, no. 1 (2019): 1-37.

*Dr Hou, currently an associate professor at Guangzhou University, was a Postdoctoral Fellow at PolyU. Dr Liu, currently a PDF at Shandong University, obtained his PhD from PolyU in 2018.
**JCI (Journal Citation Indicator) is “the average Category Normalised Citation Impact (CNCI) of citable items (articles & reviews) published by a journal over a recent three year period.” The average JCI of any category is 1. Hence, JCI of 1.84 (of CLLT) means that its citation is 84% higher than the average of journals in this category.


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