Columbia Faculty Named Highly-Cited-Researchers by Clarivate

Nov 18 2022

Several Columbia Engineering faculty members from the APAM Department have been identified by Clarivate as 2022 “Highly-Cited-Researchers” in the Physics and Cross-Field categories.

Professors Alexander Gaeta (APAM/EE) and Michal Lipson (EE/APAM) were recognized in the physics category and Professors Yuan Yang (APAM) and Nanfang Yu (APAM) were recognized in the cross-field category.

"Highly Cited Researchers have demonstrated significant and broad influence reflected in their publication of multiple highly cited papers over the last decade. Highly cited papers rank in the top 1% by citations for a field or fields and publication year in the Web of Science™.  Of the world’s population of scientists and social scientists, Highly Cited Researchers™ are 1 in 1,000." (


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