International Recognitions

Award Project Title/ Details Awardee Year
World’s Top 2% Most Cited Scientists – 2023: Single year citation category (Subfield: Plant Biology & Botany)

The ranking is based on the “updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators”, compiled and announced annually by a team of experts at Stanford University, USA, based on career-long citation impact (until the end of 2022).

KANG Byung-Ho, LUO Haiwei, LAM Hon-Ming, ZHONG Silin, XIA Yiji, XIONG Liming, ZHANG Jianhua 2023
World’s Top 2% Most Cited Scientists – 2023: Career-long citation impact (Subfield: Plant Biology & Botany)

The ranking is based on the “updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators”, compiled and announced annually by a team of experts at Stanford University, USA, based on career-long citation impact (until the end of 2022).

LAM Hon-Ming, JIANG Liwen, ZHANG Jianhua, CHYE Mee Len, XIONG Liming 2023
Best Plant Science and Agronomy Scientists 2023 by Research.com

Best Plant Science and Agronomy Scientists 2023 by Research.com. Rank World 28th, China 4th

ZHANG Jianhua 2023
World’s Top 2% Most Cited Scientists – 2022: Career-long citation impact (Subfield: Plant Biology & Botany)

The ranking is based on the “updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators”, compiled and announced annually by a team of experts at Stanford University, USA, based on career-long citation impact (until the end of 2021).

LAM Hon-Ming, JIANG Liwen, ZHANG Jianhua, CHYE Mee Len, XIONG Liming 2022
World’s Top 2% Most Cited Scientists – 2022: Single year citation category (Subfield: Plant Biology & Botany)

The ranking is based on the “updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators”, compiled and announced annually by a team of experts at Stanford University, USA, based on single year citation category (until 1 Sep 2022).

LAM Hon-Ming, JIANG Liwen,
ZHONG Silin,
HE Junxian,
ZHANG Jianhua,
XIONG Liming,
CHYE Mee Len
2022
Best Plant Science and Agronomy Scientists 2022 by Research.com

Best Plant Science and Agronomy Scientists 2022 by Research.com. Rank World 26th, China 4th

ZHANG Jianhua 2022
World’s Top 2% Most Cited Scientists – 2021: Single year citation category (Subfield: Plant Biology & Botany)

The ranking is based on the “updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators”, compiled and announced annually by a team of experts at Stanford University, USA, based on single year citation category (until 1 Aug 2021).

LAM Hon-Ming, JIANG Liwen,
ZHONG Silin,
HE Junxian,
ZHANG Jianhua,
XIONG Liming,
CHYE Mee Len
2021
Highly Cited Researcher-2021

Recognizing the true pioneers in their fields over the last decade, demonstrated by the production of multiple highly-cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in the Web of Science™. Of the world’s scientists and social scientists, Highly Cited Researchers truly are one in 1,000.

ZHANG Jianhua 2021
World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Research Award for Young Scientists (2015)

The combination of global warming and air pollution is severely threatening global food security

TAI Amos PK 2015
Invitation Fellowship for Research, Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science

The Japanese Ministry of Education Global COE Program (Microscopy and Cell Science)

KANG Byung Ho 2015
Honorary Doctoral Degree from Lancaster University

Plant Science Agricultural Applications (Food Production)

ZHANG Jianhua 2014
US Department of Agriculture Secretary’s Honor Award

For Increasing Global Food Supply (Tomato & Fruit Biology group

ZHONG Silin 2014