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incites provides a behind-the-scenes look at the scientists, journals, institutions, nations, and papers selected by ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product. Read interviews and first-person essays about people in a wide variety of fields and professions. View selected overall and field rankings, pertinent statistics on the principles behind the data, the latest version of the database, including new entrants and most-improved entities in the rankings, information on field definitions, citation thresholds, and graphing trends. Updated weekly is SCI-BYTES: a summary of what’s new in research.

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Dr. Ron AndersenDr. Ron Andersen talks about his highly cited paper, "Revisiting the behavioral model and access to medical care—does it matter?" (J. Health Soc. Behavior 36[1]: 1-10, March 1995). This paper has been cited 336 times to date, placing it among the 10 most-cited papers in the field of Social Sciences in the past decade. According to the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product, Dr. Andersen’s record in this field includes 20 papers cited a total of 523 times to date. Dr. Andersen is the Wasserman Professor of Health Services and Professor of Sociology at UCLA’s School of Public Health...Read the article
Dr. Terrence SpeedDr. Terrence Speed  talks about his highly-cited work and papers in this interview. According to a recent analysis of the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product, Dr. Speed’s work in the field of Mathematics garnered the highest percent increase in total citations in the latest bimonthly update. His current record in this field includes 19 papers cited 173 times to date...Read the article
Nutrition Research ReviewsAccording to a recent in-cites analysis, the journal Nutrition Research Reviews was shown to have a growing impact in the field of Agricultural Sciences in the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product, with 97 papers cited 680 times to date. In the interview below, Editor-in-Chief Dr. David Bender discusses the journal’s citation achievements...Read the article
Stanford University According to the ISI Essential Science Indicators database, today Stanford University ranks #4 for total citations (867,106), and #14 for papers (42,520) among the 3,473 top-performing institutions across all fields. In this expanded profile, we look at field rankings for Stanford on three separate measures...Read the article
MoroccoRankings for Morocco among the 152 top-performing countries in all fields...Read the article


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incites is dedicated to providing commentary and analysis on some of the most important scientific advances of our time in the words of the scientists who made those advances. It is designed to complement the citation count rankings featured in ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product from ISI, a ten-year compilation of citation statistics on scientific authors, papers, institutions, countries, and journals; updated bimonthly. Read more about incites.
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