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
Schloss, Patrick D.
Schloss, Patrick D. Cross-Field University of Michigan, United States View Profile
Schmidt, Thomas M.
Schmidt, Thomas M. Microbiology University of Michigan, United States View Profile
Smith, Stephen A.
Smith, Stephen A. Cross-Field University of Michigan, United States View Profile
Uher, Ctirad
Uher, Ctirad Cross-Field University of Michigan, United States View Profile
Wright, Aidan G. C.
Wright, Aidan G. C. Psychiatry and Psychology University of Michigan, United States View Profile
Wu, Yi-Mi
Wu, Yi-Mi Cross-Field University of Michigan, United States Claim profile
Young, Vincent B.
Young, Vincent B. Microbiology University of Michigan, United States View Profile
Zou, Weiping
Zou, Weiping Cross-Field University of Michigan, United States Claim profile