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
Dai, Shifeng
Dai, Shifeng Geosciences China University of Mining & Technology, China Mainland View Profile
Danabasoglu, Gokhan
Danabasoglu, Gokhan Geosciences National Center Atmospheric Research (NCAR) - USA, United States Claim profile
Davis, Steven J.
Davis, Steven J. Geosciences University of California Irvine, United States Watershed Technology, Inc. View Profile
Deng, Jun
Deng, Jun Geosciences China University of Geosciences, China Mainland View Profile
Deser, Clara
Deser, Clara Geosciences National Center Atmospheric Research (NCAR) - USA, United States Claim profile
Ding, Aijun
Ding, Aijun Geosciences Nanjing University, China Mainland View Profile
Donat, Markus G.
Donat, Markus G. Geosciences Barcelona Supercomputer Center (BSC-CNS), Spain ICREA, Spain View Profile
Dong, Jinwei
Dong, Jinwei Geosciences Institute of Geographic Sciences & Natural Resources Research CAS, China Mainland View Profile
Dorigo, Wouter
Dorigo, Wouter Geosciences Vienna University of Technology, Austria View Profile
Du, Bo
Du, Bo Geosciences Wuhan University, China Mainland View Profile