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
Ann Olincy Psychiatry/Psychology Univ Colorado Denver, USA
Aiden P Corvin Molecular Biology & Genetics Trinity Coll Dublin, Ireland
Lars Hernquist Space Science Harvard Smithsonian Ctr Astrophys, USA
Emmanuel J Candes Computer Science Stanford Univ, USA
Huijun Gao Engineering Harbin Inst Technol, China
Ian J Wright Environment/Ecology Macquarie Univ, Australia
Z M Younossi Pharmacology & Toxicology Inova Fairfax Hosp, USA
Shusei Sato Plant & Animal Science Tohoku Univ, Japan
Jin Yang Chemistry NE Normal Univ, China
Sandro Galea Social Sciences, general Columbia Univ, USA


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