Dr. Lanndon Ocampo, Soars as Top 2% Most-Cited Scientist Worldwide in 2023 Stanford University Ranking

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In a remarkable achievement, Dr. Lanndon Ocampo, a faculty member at Cebu Technological University Main Campus, has been recognized as one of the World’s Top 2 most-cited scientists for the year 2023, according to the prestigious ranking released by Stanford University. Dr. Ocampo, who serves as the University Director for Research and Extension Development and holds the position of Director for the Center for Applied Mathematics and Operations Research (CAMOR), has secured the impressive seventh spot among Filipino scientists based on a single recent date.

This recognition is not a first for Dr. Ocampo, as his exceptional contributions to academia have consistently earned him a place in the coveted list for the years 2021 and 2022 as well. The latest accolade comes as a testament to his sustained impact and influence in the academic community.

The ranking, unveiled by Stanford University in October 2023, is derived from Scopus author profiles, providing a comprehensive and standardized assessment of scholarly impact. The database considers various parameters, including citations, h-index, co-authorship-adjusted hm index, citations to papers in different authorship positions, and a composite indicator. Dr. Ocampo’s inclusion in the elite group of the top 2% scientists across diverse fields further underscores his dedication to advancing knowledge and making significant contributions to his respective domain.

This global recognition not only elevates the stature of Dr. Lanndon Ocampo but also reflects positively on Cebu Technological University, highlighting its commitment to fostering academic excellence and research innovation. / ICPA