Highly Cited Researchers

The 2016 Highly Cited Researchers list represents some of the world’s most influential minds as determined by a citation analysis of Web of Science data. Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with the world’s most innovative research.


Refine your Highly Cited Researchers list

First name NOSORT Last name NOSORT Category NOSORT Primary Affiliation NOSORT Secondary Affiliations ASC
Justin JP Jansen Economics & Business Erasmus Univ Rotterdam, Netherlands
Adriano Nunes Nunes-Nesi Plant & Animal Science Univ Fed Vicosa, Brazil
Gregory V Lowry Environment/Ecology Carnegie Mellon Univ, USA
David P Calfee Social Sciences, general Cornell Univ, USA
Alan E Richardson Agricultural Sciences CSIRO, Australia
Douglas W Stephan Chemistry Univ Toronto, Canada
Jay Shendure Biology & Biochemistry Univ Washington, USA
William Wijns Clinical Medicine OLV Ziekenhuis Aalst, Belgium
Kun-Liang Guan Molecular Biology & Genetics Univ Calif San Diego, USA
Eric M Reiman Neuroscience & Behavior Univ Arizona, USA


About Web of Science

The most trusted source of impactful research, Web of Science has unrivalled coverage of papers, books, conference proceedings, data sets and patents back to 1900. Uncover critical work in your field and confidently measure comparative performance using impact analytics and transparent metrics.

Learn more
Highly Cited Researcher Spotlight

Kimoon Kim has dedicated his career to researching cucurbituril, a relatively unstudied molecule. His advice to young researchers–dream big and take daring challenges.

Learn more