Professor Wong Ming-hung is ranked among top authors in environmental sciences citations


黃銘洪教授在環境科學研究世界排名居首五位

Date: 28 Dec 2012 (Friday)

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Professor Wong Ming-hung tops international ranking in academic journal citation

黃銘洪教授於環境科學研究世界排名中名列前茅

Professor Wong Ming-hung, Chair Professor of Biology and Honorary Director of the University’s Croucher institute for Environmental Sciences, is ranked in the top five in several categories according to the 2012 list of Microsoft Academic Search – Top Authors in Environmental Sciences.

The ranking shows that in the last five years, in the “Pollution” category, Professor Wong is first in the world based on total citations and third based on H-index. In the “Overall Environmental Sciences” category, he is ranked fourth globally based on total citation and third based on H-index.

Professor Wong has published 507 SCI papers and 32 book chapters, and edited 25 books and special issues of scientific journals. He is currently the most cited Chinese scientist according to ISI Web of Knowledge (26 October 2012) in the area of Environmental Science/Ecology, and has been ranked first in that area on the list of the top 20 most influential Chinese scientists in the world based on paper citation frequency and H-index (June 1990 – July 2009).

Professor Wong has wide research expertise in environmental science and environmental toxicology. He is dedicated to studying the impact on human health of pollution in aquaculture, soil and the environment as well as ways of ameliorating this problem.

根據本年度「微軟學術搜索」的資訊顯示,生物系講座教授暨大學裘槎環科所榮譽所長黃銘洪教授在環境科學領域多項頂級作者排名中均位居首五位。以過去五年的總被引用率和H指數計,黃教授在「污染」研究領域位列世界第一和第三,而在整個「環境科學」研究領域亦位列世界第四和第三。

黃教授現已發表五百零七篇科學論文和三十二本書的章節,編輯了二十五本書籍或科學期刊。根據ISI Web of Knowledge至二零一二年十月二十六日的最新統計,黃教授目前是環境科學與生態學領域被引用率最高的華人科學家。另外,以一九九零年六月至二零零九年七月計,黃教授在該領域「世界最具影響力華人科學家二十強」中排名第一(根據論文被引用率和H 指數)。

黃教授對環境科學和環境毒理學的研究廣泛。他近年來主要從事水產養殖、土壤和環境污染風險評估及對人體健康的影響等研究,以及如何改善這個問題。