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 NOSORT Secondary Affiliations ASC
Wing Hung Wong Computer Science Stanford Univ, USA
Michael Rutter Psychiatry/Psychology Kings Coll London, UK
Bo M Vinther Geosciences Univ Copenhagen, Denmark
Jeffrey A Munn Space Science US Naval Observ Flagstaff, USA
Jianlin Shi Materials Science Chinese Acad Sci, China
Menachem Elimelech Chemistry Yale Univ, USA
David M Altshuler Molecular Biology & Genetics Broad Inst, USA
Mark Jenkinson Neuroscience & Behavior Univ Oxford, UK
Marcello Tonelli Clinical Medicine Univ Calgary, Canada
Sang-Wook Cheong Physics Rutgers State Univ, USA


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