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
Constantine D Rakopoulos Engineering Natl Tech Univ Athens, Greece
Dennis S Charney Psychiatry/Psychology Mt Sinai Sch Med, USA
Susan E Gebhardt Agricultural Sciences USDA (US Dept Agr), USA
William L Griffin Geosciences Macquarie Univ, Australia
Jonathan N Coleman Materials Science Trinity Coll Dublin, Ireland
Eric L Delwart Microbiology Blood Syst Res Inst, USA
Jeffry D Sander Biology & Biochemistry DuPont, USA
Jun Wang Molecular Biology & Genetics BGI Shenzhen, China
Robert S Langer Pharmacology & Toxicology MIT, USA
Mohsen Naghavi Clinical Medicine Univ Washington, USA


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