Highly Cited Researchers 2023

Highly Cited Researchers have demonstrated significant and broad influence in their field(s) of research.

Each researcher selected has authored multiple Highly Cited Papers™ which rank in the top 1% by citations for their field(s) and publication year in the Web of Science™ over the past decade. However, citation activity is not the sole selection indicator. A preliminary list based on citation activity is then refined using qualitative analysis and expert judgement.

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

7,125 Highly Cited Researcher designations in 2023

2023 Analysis

Experts from the Institute for Scientific Information™ provide their detailed insight into the list of Highly Cited Researchers 2023, including their geographical locations, primary tenured research institutes and a breakdown of their fields of research.

Read our analysis of the 2023 list.

Full Name Category Primary Affiliation Secondary Affiliations
Chanussot, Jocelyn
Chanussot, Jocelyn Geosciences Universite Grenoble Alpes (UGA), France Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble, France View Profile
Chen, Fahu
Chen, Fahu Geosciences Lanzhou University, China Mainland View Profile
Chen, Yushi
Chen, Yushi Geosciences Harbin Institute of Technology, China Mainland View Profile
Cheng, Gong
Cheng, Gong Geosciences Northwestern Polytechnical University, China Mainland View Profile
Cheng, Hai
Cheng, Hai Geosciences Xi'an Jiaotong University, China Mainland View Profile
Ciais, Philippe
Ciais, Philippe Geosciences Universite Paris Saclay, France CEA, France View Profile
Cook, Benjamin I.
Cook, Benjamin I. Geosciences Columbia University, United States View Profile
Coops, Nicholas C.
Coops, Nicholas C. Geosciences University of British Columbia, Canada View Profile
Crippa, Monica
Crippa, Monica Geosciences European Commission Joint Research Centre, Belgium View Profile
Dai, Aiguo
Dai, Aiguo Geosciences State University of New York (SUNY) Albany, United States National Center Atmospheric Research (NCAR) - USA, United States View Profile