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
Lipson, Michal
Lipson, Michal Physics Columbia University, United States View Profile
Maurer, Mathew S.
Maurer, Mathew S. Cross-Field Columbia University, United States Claim profile
Metzger, Brian D.
Metzger, Brian D. Space Science Columbia University, United States View Profile
Olfson, Mark
Olfson, Mark Psychiatry and Psychology Columbia University, United States New York State Psychiatry Institute, United States View Profile
Rizvi, Naiyer A.
Rizvi, Naiyer A. Clinical Medicine Synthekine Inc, United States Columbia University, United States Claim profile
Shapiro, Lawrence
Shapiro, Lawrence Cross-Field Columbia University, United States View Profile
Shaw, David E.
Shaw, David E. Cross-Field Columbia University, United States View Profile
Stockwell, Brent R.
Stockwell, Brent R. Biology and Biochemistry Columbia University, United States View Profile
Stockwell, Brent R.
Stockwell, Brent R. Molecular Biology and Genetics Columbia University, United States View Profile
Sulzer, David
Sulzer, David Neuroscience and Behavior Columbia University, United States Claim profile