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 ASC Category NOSORT Primary Affiliation NOSORT Secondary Affiliations NOSORT
Elizabeth A Ainsworth Plant & Animal Science USDA (US Dept Agr), USA
Barbara E Ainsworth Social Sciences, general Arizona State Univ, USA
Paul S Aisen Neuroscience & Behavior Univ So Calif, USA
Pulickel M Ajayan Materials Science Rice Univ, USA
Pulickel M Ajayan Physics Rice Univ, USA
Cezmi A Akdis Immunology Univ Zurich, Switzerland Swiss Inst Allergy Asthma Res, Switzerland
Bronwen L Aken Biology & Biochemistry European Bioinformat Inst, UK
Shizuo Akira Biology & Biochemistry Osaka Univ, Japan
Shizuo Akira Immunology Osaka Univ, Japan
Elie A Akl Social Sciences, general SUNY Buffalo, USA


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