Chinese University of Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong

Medicine Ranking

China Established: 1963 Scholars: 35
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

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

This ranking lists all top researchers from the Medicine discipline and affiliated with Chinese University of Hong Kong. There are a total of 35 researchers included with 2 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in Chinese University of Hong Kong is 3,297 with a mean value for the h-index of 94.20. The total sum of publications for top scientists in Chinese University of Hong Kong is 15,196 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 434.17.

Overview

Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong or CUHK is a public research university located in Shatin, Hong Kong. Founded in 1963 from three different colleges (United College, Chung Chi College, and New Asia College), it is one of the oldest universities in the area. Known for its contributions in biology, sciences, and medicine, CUHK is ranked among the top 25 universities in Asia.

Chinese University of Hong Kong Key Statistics

CUHK has eight faculties and nine colleges that include the New Asia College, the Wu Yee Sun College, the Faculty of Business Administration, and the Faculty of Law. The university offers 156 major and minor undergraduate programs, 146 master’s degree programs, and 30 graduate programs. For the year 2020, the Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Social Science, and Bachelor of Business Administration have the most number of students.

CUHK has 17,606 undergraduate students, 3,799 postgraduate students, and employs 8,140 full-time staff. The university campus features student hostels, sports facilities, outdoor venues, galleries, halls, a theater, and a chapel.

Other Chinese University of Hong Kong key statistics are the seven university libraries that collectively house approximately 2 million volumes, 5 million electronic books, and journals, and 300,000 bound periodicals. The Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change, the Art Museum, and the university gallery are also inside the campus.

The university has affiliations with McDonnell International Scholars Academy, Washington University in St. Louis, ACUCA, WUN, IAU, ACU, and ASAIHL.

Chinese University of Hong Kong Research

CUHK is a comprehensive research university with research funding amounting to 1,178 million HK$. The majority of which comes from the Research Grants Council, and the rest are from charitable, trust, and individual donations, government departments and agencies, innovation and technology fund, quality education fund, industries, and other sources.

Computer science, medicine, and artificial intelligence are the top fields of Chinese University of Hong Kong research. Its researchers have attended and presented at various conferences such as the IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence in 2011, the European Conference on Computer Vision in 2014, and the International Conference on Computer Vision in 2015.

The most cited articles from the university are Ahlswede et al. ‘s (2000) “Network information flow” published in IEEE Transactions on Information Theory with close to 10,300 citations, Mok et al. ‘s (2009) “Gefitinib or carboplatin-paclitaxel in pulmonary adenocarcinoma” featured in The New England Journal of Medicine which has above 8,600 citations, and Klionsky et al.‘s “Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy” that appeared in Autophagy journal and has more than 7,700 citations.

The Chinese University of Hong Kong has numerous research centers and institutes in addition to five state key laboratories. They have four strategic areas of research, namely, information and automation technology, environment and sustainability, translational biomedicine, and china studies.

To date, the university has more than 231,000 graduates spread out in different career fields such as administration and management, medical & health services, teaching, and information technology.
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
250 World 1 National Joseph J.Y. Sung

Joseph J.Y. Sung

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 163 Citations 112,294 1,088
331 World 3 National Joseph Lau

Joseph Lau

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 156 Citations 114,325 905
1580 World 7 National Jean Woo

Jean Woo

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 120 Citations 69,897 904
1933 World 11 National Francis K.L. Chan

Francis K.L. Chan

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 115 Citations 45,600 516
1969 World 12 National Jun Yu

Jun Yu

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 114 Citations 51,184 664
2025 World 13 National Tony Mok

Tony Mok

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 114 Citations 73,675 566
3012 World 24 National Hui Y. Lan

Hui Y. Lan

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 105 Citations 33,354 239
3062 World 25 National Rocky S. Tuan

Rocky S. Tuan

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 104 Citations 36,427 323
3208 World 26 National Vincent Wai-Sun Wong

Vincent Wai-Sun Wong

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 104 Citations 38,196 426
3276 World 27 National Juliana C.N. Chan

Juliana C.N. Chan

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 103 Citations 42,258 665
3894 World 30 National Dennis S.C. Lam

Dennis S.C. Lam

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 99 Citations 32,371 723
4331 World 32 National Paul K.S. Chan

Paul K.S. Chan

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 97 Citations 40,030 525
4764 World 37 National David S.C. Hui

David S.C. Hui

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 95 Citations 63,233 391
4790 World 39 National John Wong

John Wong

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 95 Citations 31,638 243
4966 World 41 National Henry Lik-Yuen Chan

Henry Lik-Yuen Chan

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 94 Citations 34,257 354
5401 World 48 National Anthony T.C. Chan

Anthony T.C. Chan

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 92 Citations 30,544 374
5502 World 49 National Wan Yee Lau

Wan Yee Lau

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 92 Citations 30,197 466
5845 World 54 National Hsiang-Fu Kung

Hsiang-Fu Kung

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 90 Citations 22,514 314
6290 World 59 National Anil T. Ahuja

Anil T. Ahuja

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 89 Citations 25,280 378
6462 World 60 National Y.M. Dennis Lo

Y.M. Dennis Lo

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 88 Citations 35,224 197
6808 World 62 National Ka-Fai To

Ka-Fai To

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 87 Citations 28,615 342
7228 World 66 National Benny Chung-ying Zee

Benny Chung-ying Zee

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 86 Citations 32,044 213
7992 World 74 National Siew C. Ng

Siew C. Ng

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 84 Citations 26,286 301
8058 World 75 National Grace Lai-Hung Wong

Grace Lai-Hung Wong

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 84 Citations 23,483 339
8932 World 86 National Cheuk-Chun Szeto

Cheuk-Chun Szeto

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 82 Citations 23,692 417
9230 World 91 National Cheuk-Man Yu

Cheuk-Man Yu

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 81 Citations 29,194 356
9915 World 94 National Ling Qin

Ling Qin

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 79 Citations 21,459 548
10289 World 99 National Tin-Chiu Li

Tin-Chiu Li

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 79 Citations 19,938 350
10996 World 111 National Paul B.S. Lai

Paul B.S. Lai

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 77 Citations 21,680 360
12604 World 125 National Sing Lee

Sing Lee

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 74 Citations 33,100 230
13607 World 129 National James Y.W. Lau

James Y.W. Lau

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 73 Citations 20,721 259
14858 World 150 National Ronald C.W. Ma

Ronald C.W. Ma

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 71 Citations 18,644 301
15146 World 153 National Ping-Chung Leung

Ping-Chung Leung

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 71 Citations 15,942 417
15894 World 160 National Justin C.Y. Wu

Justin C.Y. Wu

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 70 Citations 20,275 255
16191 World 159 National Winnie Yeo

Winnie Yeo

Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
H-index 70 Citations 20,764 247

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.

We list only scientists having Microsoft Academic Graph H-Index >= 70 within the area of Medicine. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.