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 NOSORT Last name NOSORT Category NOSORT Primary Affiliation ASC Secondary Affiliations NOSORT
Qiang Xu Chemistry AIST, Japan Kobe Univ, Japan
Qiang Xu Engineering AIST, Japan Kobe Univ, Japan
Didier Raoult Microbiology Aix Marseille Univ, France CHU Timone, France
Pedro M Coutinho Biology & Biochemistry Aix Marseille Univ, France
Pedro M Coutinho Plant & Animal Science Aix Marseille Univ, France
Richard B Lipton Neuroscience & Behavior Albert Einstein Coll Med, USA Montefiore Med Ctr, USA
Thomas L Marzetta Computer Science Alcatel-Lucent, France
Christian W Hamm Clinical Medicine Alfred Wegener Inst Polar & Marine Res, Germany
Norman Wolmark Clinical Medicine Allegheny Gen Hosp, USA
Mustafa Lotya Materials Science AmaTech Group Ltd, Ireland


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