August 22, 2014
Dear Dr. He Jihuan:
In view of your landmark contributions to research in the field of ENGINEERING, I am pleased to congratulate you on being named amongst Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers, a listing of the world’s leading scholars in the sciences and social sciences.
At Thomson Reuters, we evaluate and recognize excellence in the scholarly community as demonstrated by the quantitative impact on the sciences, and consistently monitor the undeniable link between citations and influence. You were selected as a Highly Cited Researcher due to the number of citations your work has received from your fellow researchers. Essentially, your peers have identified your contributions as being among the most valuable and significant in the field of ENGINEERING.
The global nature of this study highlights the researchers, institutions and countries on the cutting edge of science, those who are developing the innovations that will lead to a brighter tomorrow. In compiling the listing of the Highly Cited Researchers, our analysts assessed papers indexed within the Web of ScienceTM between 2002 and 2012 in 21 broad fields of study. They tracked the authors who published numerous articles ranking among the top one percent of the most cited in their respective fields in a given year of publication. I invite you to visit highlycited.com to view the listing and to learn more about its methodology.
In further recognition of your accomplishments, we have listed you in the The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds: 2014. You can find this report at ScienceWatch.com.
We would sincerely invite you to attend the 2014 China Citation Laureates Award Ceremony which is to be hosted by Thomson Reuters in Bejing in late October. During the event, we’ll present you a certificte commemorating the Highly Cited Researcher distinction. The event invitation will be sent to you in middle September.
Thank you for your contributions to the advancement of ENGINEERING. It is an honor to add your name to our select roster of Highly Cited Researchers.
President of Thomson Reuters Intellectual Property and Science
Li Shutang of Soochow University in 2014 three highly cited scientists around the world