Highly Cited Researchers

The 2016 HCR list represents some of the world’s most influential minds as determined by a citation analysis of Web of Science data. The 2017 HCR list is currently under review and will be released in November. If you need to validate your affiliation information on the 2017 list, or are doing so on behalf of a HCR at your institution, please contact us at highlycited@clarivate.com.


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First name DESC Last name NOSORT Category NOSORT Primary Affiliation NOSORT Secondary Affiliations NOSORT
Zhi-Xun Shen Physics Stanford Univ, USA
Zheng-Xiang Li Geosciences Curtin Univ, Australia
Zheng-Hua Ye Plant & Animal Science Univ Georgia, USA
Zhenan Bao Materials Science Stanford Univ, USA
Zhenan Bao Chemistry Stanford Univ, USA
Zhang-Jie Shi Chemistry Peking Univ, China
Zeshui Xu Computer Science Sichuan Univ, China PLA Univ Sci & Technol, China
Zeshui Xu Engineering Sichuan Univ, China PLA Univ Sci & Technol, China
Zenobia Jacobs Social Sciences, general Univ Wollongong, Australia
Zeljko Ivezic Space Science Univ Washington, USA


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