Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

- Engineering and Technology Ranking

China Established: 1937 Scholars: 46
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Engineering and Technology discipline and affiliated with Hong Kong Polytechnic University. There are a total of 46 researchers included with 12 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Hong Kong Polytechnic University is 2,124 with a mean value for the h-index of 46.17. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Hong Kong Polytechnic University is 9,878 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 214.74.

Overview

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is a public research university situated in Hung Hom, Hong Kong. It was founded in 1937 as the Government Trade School and was formally established as the Hong Kong Polytechnic in 1972. In 1994, it gained the full status of a university. PolyU is ranked 3rd in Hong Kong and 6th among the world's top young universities.

Hong Kong Polytechnic University Key Statistics

The university comprises six faculties and two schools, including the Faculty of Applied Science and Textiles, the Faculty of Engineering, the Faculty of Construction and Environment, the Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, the Faculty of Humanities, and the School of Hotel and Tourism Management. It offers over 160 academic programs at bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate levels.

PolyU has 26,245 students (14,961 undergraduates, 9,758 postgraduates, 611 professional doctorates, and 915 sub-degrees) enrolled in various courses. It employs around 1,182 academic staff, 2,570 administrative staff, and 1,504 research staff. The university's main campus is located in Hung Ho, and the two satellite campuses are in Hung Hom Bay and West Kowloon.

The PolyU Library provides access to a collection of over 0.8 million printed books, 3.6 e-books, 814 printed serials, 172,538 e-journals, 456 e-databases, 107,756 video materials, 318,637 graphic materials, 1,590 cartographic materials, and 1,282 others library assets.

Other Hong Kong Polytechnic University key statistics include its student exchange program benefits with 238 partners extending to Europe, North America, Mainland China, Asia, Oceania, and more.

Hong Kong Polytechnic University Research

The research programs at PolyU are widely supported by government and research funding units, and its focus areas include aerospace, big data, food safety, infrastructure monitoring, health science, sustainability, and smart city.

The university’s top three research fields are computer science, materials science, and artificial intelligence. Its researchers have published in publications like Pattern Recognition, arXiv: Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, and IEEE Transactions on Image Processing. Its researchers had been invited to attend/present papers at prestigious conferences such as Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, the European Conference on Computer Vision, and the International Conference on Computer Vision.

The most cited article produced by Hong Kong Polytechnic University research is Benzie and Strain’s “The ferric reducing ability of plasma (FRAP) as a measure of ’antioxidant power’: the FRAP assay,” published in Analytical Biochemistry in 1996. It has received a total of 19,239 citations so far. PolyU’s second most cited paper is Venkatesh et al’s (2012) “Consumer acceptance and use of information technology: extending the unified theory of acceptance and use of technology,” published in Management Information Systems Quarterly, with a total of 9,745 citations to date. The third most cited study is Bensoussan, Alain, et al.’s book “Asymptotic analysis for periodic structures,” published in 1978. It has been cited by 7,755 papers, articles, and other publications.

The research centers and institutes include the Joint Laboratory for Aerosol and Environment, the CAS AMSS-PolyU Joint Laboratory of Applied Mathematics, the Research Institute for Smart Energy, and the Research Institute for Sustainable Urban Development.
World
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D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
Citations
Publications
79 World 6 National Heng Li

Heng Li

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 86 Citations 24,839 509
110 World 10 National Felix T.S. Chan

Felix T.S. Chan

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 83 Citations 25,202 441
133 World 13 National Jin-Guang Teng

Jin-Guang Teng

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 80 Citations 30,530 301
273 World 19 National Shengwei Wang

Shengwei Wang

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 71 Citations 15,473 281
345 World 31 National Albert P.C. Chan

Albert P.C. Chan

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 67 Citations 17,445 241
374 World 33 National William H. K. Lam

William H. K. Lam

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 67 Citations 12,868 301
476 World 46 National Ben Young

Ben Young

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 64 Citations 12,814 347
556 World 53 National Zhen-Yu Yin

Zhen-Yu Yin

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 62 Citations 9,878 263
662 World 67 National Eric W.T. Ngai

Eric W.T. Ngai

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 59 Citations 19,522 122
766 World 78 National Jianlei Niu

Jianlei Niu

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 58 Citations 8,855 174
780 World 80 National Wing Bun Lee

Wing Bun Lee

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 58 Citations 9,754 303
959 World 97 National C.S. Cheung

C.S. Cheung

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 56 Citations 8,856 169
1038 World 113 National Lin Lu

Lin Lu

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 55 Citations 12,904 198
1046 World 115 National Jian-Hua Yin

Jian-Hua Yin

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 55 Citations 8,575 266
1129 World 123 National Meng Ni

Meng Ni

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 54 Citations 16,852 265
1179 World 130 National Anthony Chen

Anthony Chen

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 53 Citations 9,046 216
1232 World 139 National Yi-Qing Ni

Yi-Qing Ni

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 53 Citations 9,414 322
1668 World 171 National Jintu Fan

Jintu Fan

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 48 Citations 6,755 224
1806 World 182 National Fu Xiao

Fu Xiao

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 47 Citations 7,141 134
1948 World 197 National Yong-Ping Zheng

Yong-Ping Zheng

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 45 Citations 6,992 238
2211 World 229 National Wan Ki Chow

Wan Ki Chow

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 43 Citations 8,424 583
2386 World 241 National Christopher Yu Hang Chao

Christopher Yu Hang Chao

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 41 Citations 5,789 163
2505 World 252 National Jingzheng Ren

Jingzheng Ren

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 40 Citations 5,604 148
2526 World 256 National King Lun Choy

King Lun Choy

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 40 Citations 7,675 152
2599 World 263 National Xiaoqi Yang

Xiaoqi Yang

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 39 Citations 5,438 183
2604 World 264 National Defeng Sun

Defeng Sun

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 39 Citations 6,046 89
2890 World 287 National W. H. Ip

W. H. Ip

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 38 Citations 5,453 236
3346 World 344 National Yong Xia

Yong Xia

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 36 Citations 5,251 137
3348 World 342 National Shuaian Wang

Shuaian Wang

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 36 Citations 5,967 169
3383 World 349 National Liang An

Liang An

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 35 Citations 5,212 89
3718 World 396 National Geoffrey Qiping Shen

Geoffrey Qiping Shen

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 34 Citations 4,690 110
3897 World 420 National Chi Fai Cheung

Chi Fai Cheung

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 34 Citations 5,279 232
3933 World 427 National Weinong Fu

Weinong Fu

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 34 Citations 5,199 244
3968 World 423 National Siu-Lai Chan

Siu-Lai Chan

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 34 Citations 4,601 191
4087 World 444 National Mw W. Fu

Mw W. Fu

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 33 Citations 4,410 150
4097 World 443 National Yanping Lin

Yanping Lin

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 33 Citations 3,983 100
4177 World 451 National Jian-Guo Dai

Jian-Guo Dai

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 33 Citations 4,610 139
4376 World 492 National Jm M. Ko

Jm M. Ko

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 33 Citations 5,440 59
4700 World 522 National Xiaoli Ding

Xiaoli Ding

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 32 Citations 3,670 162
4960 World 555 National Cheuk Ming Mak

Cheuk Ming Mak

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 32 Citations 3,715 170
5178 World 576 National Tarek Zayed

Tarek Zayed

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 32 Citations 5,083 272
5187 World 581 National Chung-Lun Li

Chung-Lun Li

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 32 Citations 4,245 88
5872 World 676 National Frank H. F. Leung

Frank H. F. Leung

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 31 Citations 5,142 166
5893 World 694 National S. L. Ho

S. L. Ho

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 31 Citations 5,108 276
5903 World 704 National Songye Zhu

Songye Zhu

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 31 Citations 3,314 102
6679 World 797 National John Burnett

John Burnett

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 30 Citations 4,361 93
6680 World 798 National Tak-Ming Chan

Tak-Ming Chan

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 30 Citations 3,257 128
6956 World 833 National Wen Chen

Wen Chen

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
D-index 30 Citations 3,394 84

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

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