Highly Cited Researchers

Clarivate identifies global scientific pioneers on annual Highly Cited Researchers list

Clarivate Highly Cited Researchers have demonstrated significant and broad influence reflected in their publication of multiple highly cited papers over the last decade. Of the world’s population of scientists and social scientists, Highly Cited Researchers are 1 in 1,000. See the Highly Cited Researchers 2020 list.   Understanding the research landscape and identifying the scientific […]

World’s Highly Cited Researchers share their views about the future of science

Our Highly Cited Researchers™ 2020 announcement is fast approaching. In anticipation of this prestigious event, where we celebrate the exceptional performance of some of the most cited researchers on the planet, we reached out to some of the influential researchers named in previous years. We asked each researcher how the scientific landscape has changed over […]

Highly Cited Researchers 2018: Identifying top talent in the sciences and social sciences

A new Cross-Field category recognizes those with outsized influence across several fields. Since 2014, Clarivate Analytics has presented Highly Cited Researchers – a list of elite scientists and social scientists selected for their exceptional research performance, as demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field […]

Analyzing South Korea’s Highly Cited Researchers

Korea has increased its number of Highly Cited Researchers by 60% since 2014.  With its annual announcement and updated listing of Highly Cited Researchers (HCRs), Clarivate Analytics identifies an elite corps of scientists. Although differing in geographic location and specialty areas, the HCRs share one notable trait: a documented ability to write multiple papers that […]