Two NAIST researchers featured in "Highly Cited Researchers 2014"
Thomson Reuters (USA) selected approximately 3,000 researchers in 21 research fields for inclusion in this year's "Highly Cited Researchers" list based on their publication of the greatest number of highly cited papers between 2002 and 2012. Two NAIST researchers, the late Professor Ko Shimamoto and Associate Professor Taro Kawai, were listed in the fields of Plant & Animal Science and Immunology, respectively.
About Highly Cited Researchers :
"Highly Cited Researchers 2014 represents some of world’s leading scientific minds. Over three thousand researchers earned the distinction by writing the greatest numbers of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators as Highly Cited Papers―ranking among the top 1% most cited for their subject field and year of publication, earning them the mark of exceptional impact."Highly Cited Researchers