Have a common name? Or have you changed your name? Or your institutional affiliation over your career? Now you can make your research easier to find. ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) provides a universal, 16-digit unique identifier that links your publications/research activities to you.
You will start to come across ORCID during publication activities like manuscript and grant submissions. Register now to help insure that your work is associated with the correct person.