World’s Top 2% Scientists by Citation

Prize: Honorary awardHonorary award (research)


The database contains the career-long data updated to citation year 2020. The latest dataset is based on the 1 August 2021 snapshot from Scopus.

Baas, J., Boyack, K.W. and Ioannidis, J.P.A. (2021) August 2021 data-update for “Updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators”. Mendeley Data. Available at:
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsStanford University