American Carbon Society members in the news

Published February 25, 2022


The American Carbon Society noted that Deborah Chung, a professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, was named #1 in the world in the Building and Construction field, according to a 2021 Stanford University study.

The selection is based on the top 100,000 by c-score (with and without self-citations) or a percentile rank of 2% or above. Read the story here.

In addition to the Stanford ranking, the newsletter announced that Prof. Chung will deliver the Inaugural Deborah D.L. Chung Lecture in memory of the late Professor Millie Dresselhaus, on May 9, 2022.

The University of Alicante, Spain, which honored Chung with an honorary doctorate, also ran a story about her number 1 researcher ranking in the Building and Construction field. Read the story here (in Spanish).