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Stanford’s list of top 2% most-cited scientists includes 25 from UBC CS

Scientists at Stanford University publish annual data of the top 2 per cent of the world’s most-cited scientists in various categories, and the most recent data includes 25 scientists from UBC Computer Science.

That equates to approximately 40% of the department’s entire faculty body.

The Stanford ranking is based on the bibliometric information (citation metrics) contained in the Scopus database which includes more than 180,000 researchers.

Read about the most-cited scientists: list and paper

The top UBC CS scientists on the list:

Uri M. Ascher
Kellogg Booth
Giuseppe Carenini
Cristina Conati
Anne Condon
Gregor Kiczales
David Kirkpatrick
Laks V.S. Lakshmanan
Kevin Leyton-Brown
James J. Little
David G. Lowe
Karon MacLean
Alan Mackworth
Ian M. Mitchell
Tamara Munzner
Gail C. Murphy
Raymond Ng
Dinesh K. Pai
Michiel van de Panne
David Poole
Ronald A. Rensink
Margo Seltzer
Alla Sheffer
Leonid Sigal
Robert J. Woodham