Five UoH scientists among top 2% scientists of world

PESHAWAR: Five scientists led by Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani from the University of Haripur are ranked among the top two percent scientists of the world in a list compiled by the prestigious Stanford University, USA recently.

The list classified the scientists based on career-long citation impact until the end of 2019 and also for the single year (2019). According to the report, 81 Pakistani scientists have been ranked in the top 2% scientists world-wide for their career-long citation impact while citation impact in a single year includes 243 Pakistani scientists among the top 2% scientists.

Prof. Gilani is the only serving VC in Pakistan who has appeared in this list and who has been conferred three civil awards including Hilal-i-Imtiaz by President of Pakistan.

Another scientist of the UoH, Dr. Khalid Zaman has been ranked among 70 scientists from Pakistan.

Based on single year citation impact, three newly appointed faculty members from the UoH namely Dr. Shah Fahd, Dr. Hashim, and Dr. Mohammed Farooq are also ranked in the top 2% researchers in the world. – APP