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Paper finds 46 Cullen College professors among Most-Cited
January 5, 2022
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Stephen Greenwell
More than 45 professors and researchers affiliated with the Cullen College of Engineering have been recognized as among the most cited in the world.
More than 45 professors and researchers affiliated with the Cullen College of Engineering have been recognized as among the most cited in the world.

According to an updated paper from researchers at Stanford University, 46 past and present professors affiliated with the Cullen College of Engineering are among the Top 2 percent of cited research papers in the world.

The results were published by John P.A. Ioannidis, Jereon Baas and Kevin W. Boyack in October 2021, based on published papers and citations through the end of 2020. In total, 146 professors or researchers with University of Houston affiliation were recognized.

This list of professors from the Cullen College of Engineering is sorted by department, and then, first and last name and years active. Years are estimated by the paper's authors, based on paper authorship dates and citations at different institutions, and do not reflect official UH tenure.

BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

  • Kirill Larin, 1995-2021
  • Metin Akay, 1988-2021

CIVIL ENGINEERING

  • Abdeldjelil “D.J.” Belarbi, 1990-2021
  • Cumaraswamy Vipulanandan, 1982-2021
  • Kaspar Willam, 1972-2019
  • Roberto Ballarini, 1982-2021
  • Thomas Hsu, 1973-2021
  • Yi-Lung Mo, 1985-2021

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

  • Badrinath Roysam, 1987-2021
  • Ben Jansen, 1976-2018
  • David Jackson, 1983-2020
  • Donald Wilton, 1966-2020
  • Edgar Andrew Bering, 1973-2021
  • Ioannis Kakadiaris, 1992-2020
  • Ji Chen, 1993-2021
  • Jiming Bao, 2001-2021
  • Jose Luis Contreras-Vidal, 1991-2021
  • Kaushik Rajashekara, 1981-2021
  • Nicolaos Karayiannis, 1985-2010
  • Stanko Brankovic, 1997-2021
  • Stuart Long, 1973-2021
  • Yan Yao, 2001-2021
  • Zhu Han, 2001-2021

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

  • Andrea Prosperetti, 1969-2021
  • Gangbing Song, 1993-2022
  • Hal Brinson, 1968-2016
  • John Lienhard, 1960-2013
  • Karolos Grigoriadis, 1991-2021
  • Pradeep Sharma, 1998-2021
  • Su Su Wang, 1974-2021
  • Venkat Selvamanickam, 1988-2021

PETROLEUM ENGINEERING

  • Ahmad Sakhaee-Pour, 2007-2021
  • Christine Ehlig-Economides, 1979-2021
  • Michael Economides, 1979-2016
  • Mohamed Soliman, 1980-2020
  • S.M. Farouq Ali, 1968-2021

WILLIAM A. BROOKSHIRE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING

  • Abe Dukler, 1960-2017
  • Alamgir Karim, 1988-2021
  • Dan Luss, 1964-2021
  • Frank Tiller, 1958-2004
  • Jeff Rimer, 2003-2021
  • Michael Harold, 1985-2021
  • Michael Nikolaou, 1987-2021
  • Neal Amundson, 1948-2007
  • Ramanan Krishnamoorti, 1992-2020
  • Vemuri Balakotaiah, 1981-2021

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