AMiner names Prof. Tomasz Imielinski as one of the top ten 2016 most influential scholars in database.
About this top ten list: The AMiner Most Influential Scholar Annual List names the world's top-cited research scholars from the fields of science and engineering. The list is conferred in recognition of outstanding technical achievements with lasting contribution and impact to the research community. The 2016 winners are among the most-cited scholars from the top venues of their respective subject fields as of 2016. Recipients are automatically determined by a computer algorithm deployed in the AMiner system that tracks and ranks scholars based on citation counts collected by top-venue publications. In specific, the list of the field “Database” answers the question of as of 2016, who are the most cited scholars in all conferences, which are identified as the top venues of this field.