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 ASC Last name NOSORT Category NOSORT Primary Affiliation NOSORT Secondary Affiliations NOSORT
Ahmet Sari Engineering King Fahd Univ Petr & Minerals, Saudi Arabia Cankiri Karatekin Univ, Turkey
Aiden P Corvin Molecular Biology & Genetics Trinity Coll Dublin, Ireland
Aiguo Dai Geosciences SUNY Albany, USA
Aiwen Lei Chemistry Wuhan Univ, China
Akiko Iwasaki Immunology Yale Univ, USA
Alain Goossens Plant & Animal Science VIB, Belgium
Alain Mauger Engineering Pierre & Marie Curie Univ - Paris 6, France
Alan Sher Immunology Natl Inst Allergy Infectious Dis (NIAID), USA
Alan Crozier Agricultural Sciences Univ Glasgow, UK Univ Calif Davis, USA
Alan Bridge Biology & Biochemistry Univ Geneva, Switzerland Swiss Inst Bioinformat, Switzerland


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