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
Dag Aarsland Neuroscience & Behavior Karolinska Inst, Sweden
Alberto Abad Engineering CSIC, Spain
Mujahid Abbas Mathematics King Abdulaziz Univ, Saudi Arabia Univ Pretoria, South Africa
S Abbasbandy Mathematics Imam Khomeini Intl Univ, Iran
Goncalo R Abecasis Computer Science Univ Michigan, USA
Goncalo R Abecasis Molecular Biology & Genetics Univ Michigan, USA
Laurent Abel Immunology INSERM, France
William T Abraham Clinical Medicine Ohio State Univ, USA
Devin M Absher Molecular Biology & Genetics HudsonAlpha Inst Biotechnol, USA
Daron Acemoglu Economics & Business MIT, USA


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