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.


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First name ASC Last name NOSORT Category NOSORT Primary Affiliation NOSORT Secondary Affiliations NOSORT
A Wesley Burks Immunology Univ N Carolina Chapel Hill, USA
Abdul Latif Ahmad Engineering Univ Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Abdul-Majid Wazwaz Mathematics St Xavier Univ, USA
Abraham L Brass Microbiology Univ Massachusetts, USA
Abraham Z Snyder Neuroscience & Behavior Washington Univ, USA
Achim Zeileis Computer Science Univ Innsbruck, Austria
Adam Torbicki Clinical Medicine Ctr Postgrad Med Educ, Poland European Health Center Otwock, Poland
Adam G Riess Space Science Johns Hopkins Univ, USA Space Telescope Sci Inst, USA
Adam J Pawson Pharmacology & Toxicology Univ Edinburgh, UK
Adam M Grant Economics & Business Univ Penn, USA


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