A report by the name of ‘Highly Cited Researchers’ was recently compiled by Clarivate Analytics. It highlights researchers having significant influence in their chosen area of study through the publication of cited research papers in the last decade. The Clarivate report shortlists researchers working on some of the world’s most significant challenges. This year’s list includes 26 Nobel laureates and recognizes 6,400 researchers across 21 fields.
Of the world’s population of scientists and social scientists, Highly Cited Researchers represent 1 in 1,000. Among those researchers, A Pakistani computer scientist has also made it to the list. His name is Dr. Mubashir Husain Rehmani. Mr Rehmani has been named in the world’s top 1% researchers in the discipline of computer sciences. He is a graduate of the Department of Computer Systems Engineering from the Mehran University of Engineering and Technology.
Rehmani’s research primarily focuses on blockchain, wireless networks, cognitive radio networks, and software-defined networks. Currently, he is working as a lecturer at the Department of Computer Science at the Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) in Ireland.
The computer scientists previously worked as an assistant lecturer at the COMSATS University, Islamabad. He has written more than 100 peer-reviewed articles. Out of those, 12 made it to highly cited articles by Clarivate.