Highly Cited Researchers

Highly Cited Researchers have demonstrated significant and broad influence reflected in their publication of multiple highly cited papers over the last decade.

These highly cited papers rank in the top 1% by citations for a field or fields and publication year in the Web of Science™.

Of the world’s population of scientists and social scientists, Highly Cited Researchers™ are 1 in 1,000.

6,938Highly Cited Researchers in 2022

2022 Analysis

Experts from the Institute for Scientific Information™ provide exclusive insight into the list of Highly Cited Researchers 2022, including regional, institutional and field of study breakdowns and much more.

Read analysis of this year’s list.

Full Name Category Primary Affiliation Secondary Affiliations
Rix, Hans-Walter
Rix, Hans-Walter Space Science Max Planck Society, Germany Claim profile
Springel, Volker
Springel, Volker Space Science Max Planck Society, Germany Claim profile
Tacconi, Linda J.
Tacconi, Linda J. Space Science Max Planck Society, Germany View Profile
Walter, Fabian
Walter, Fabian Space Science Max Planck Society, Germany Claim profile
White, Simon D. M.
White, Simon D. M. Space Science Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Germany View Profile