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 NOSORT Last name NOSORT Category NOSORT Primary Affiliation NOSORT Secondary Affiliations ASC
Jiun-Haw Chu Physics Univ Washington Seattle, USA
Chris R Somerville Plant & Animal Science Univ Calif Berkeley, USA
Daizhan Cheng Engineering Chinese Acad Sci, China
William J Sutherland Environment/Ecology Univ Cambridge, UK
Cynthia D Adams Clinical Medicine Indiana Heart Hosp, USA
Peter G Pappas Immunology Univ Alabama Birmingham, USA
Laurence R Meyer Biology & Biochemistry Google Inc, USA
Songxiao Li Mathematics Macau Univ Sci & Technol, China
David B Haytowitz Agricultural Sciences USDA (US Dept Agr), USA
Chang-gong Liu Clinical Medicine China Med Univ Taiwan, Taiwan


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