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
Ross L Prentice Social Sciences, general Fred Hutchinson Canc Res Ctr, USA
Sanjay K Phogat Microbiology Int AIDS Vaccine Initiat, USA
Charles M Perou Clinical Medicine Univ N Carolina, USA
William Wijns Clinical Medicine OLV Ziekenhuis Aalst, Belgium
Tim JP Hubbard Biology & Biochemistry Kings Coll London, UK
Tai-ping Sun Plant & Animal Science Duke Univ, USA
Nathalie M Delzenne Agricultural Sciences Univ Catholique Louvain, Belgium
Aiwen Lei Chemistry Wuhan Univ, China
Jianlin Shi Materials Science Chinese Acad Sci, China
Gregory V Lowry Environment/Ecology Carnegie Mellon Univ, USA


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