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 ASC Secondary Affiliations NOSORT
Michael J Thun Social Sciences, general Amer Canc Soc, USA
Michael J Thun Clinical Medicine Amer Canc Soc, USA
Ahmedin Jemal Clinical Medicine Amer Canc Soc, USA
Ahmedin Jemal Social Sciences, general Amer Canc Soc, USA
Martin B Leon Clinical Medicine Amer Coll of Cardio, USA
Donald E Casey Clinical Medicine Amer Coll Physicians, USA
Sergey L Bud'ko Physics Ames Natl Lab, USA
Mehdi Dehghan Mathematics Amirkabir Univ Technol, Iran
Mehdi Dehghan Engineering Amirkabir Univ Technol, Iran
Changzhou Yuan Materials Science Anhui Univ Technol, China


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