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incites provides a behind-the-scenes look at the scientists, journals, institutions, nations, and papers selected by Essential Science Indicators. 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 Rising Stars 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. Visit the Research Services Group of Thomson Scientific.

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Professor Nancy Devlin & Professor David Parkinin-cites talks with Professor Nancy Devlin & Professor David Parkin about their highly cited paper, "Does NICE have a cost-effectiveness threshold and what other factors influence its decisions? A binary choice analysis," (Health Economics 13[5]: 437-52, May 2004).
Critical CareCritical Care, the open-access, all-online journal, is published by BioMed Central, and is affiliated with the International Symposium of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM). In this interview, in-cites talks with Professor Vincent and In-House Editor Iain Hrynaszkiewicz about the journal’s citation record.
Dr. Michael G. RossmannAccording to Essential Science Indicators, Dr. Michael G. Rossmann's record includes 31 papers cited a total of 1,069 times to date in the field of Biology and Biochemistry, as well as 27 papers cited a total of 668 times to date in the field of Microbiology. In this interview, Dr. Michael Rossmann discusses his highly cited work.
Liverpool John Moores University, Astrophysics Research InstituteIn this interview, Professor Chris Collins, Director of the Astrophysics Research Institute at Liverpool John Moores University, Birkenhead, UK, talks on behalf of the 2dF team about the work of his department, and its contributions to observational cosmology.


JapanTen-year rankings for Japan among the 145 top-performing countries in all fields, 1996-October 31, 2006.




The Most-Cited Journals (All Fields), 1996-2006
The 100 Most-Cited Scientists in: Biology & Biochemistry, Chemistry, Economics & Business, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology & Genetics, Neuroscience, Pharmacology & Toxicology,  Physics. Time period: 1996-June 30, 2006.
Twenty Years of Citation Superstars!
"Super Hot" Papers in Science Published Since 2003
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What's really hot in research? Each week, the Research Services Group provides an update based on their Research Performance & Evaluation Tools. 
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The focus of ESI Special Topics this month is Migraine & Other Vascular Headaches, including a corresponding research front map, and an interview with Jean Schoenen.

Other interviews for previously featured topics are Mats Fahlman & William Salaneck; Organic Thin Film Transistors, David Lewis; Schizophrenia, and Jinde Cao; Artificial Neural Networks.

Kellar Autumn answers a few questions about his Fast Moving Front paper, (and accompanying Research Front Map), "Evidence for van der Waals adhesion in gecko setae," INT J NUMER METHOD ENG, PROC NAT ACAD SCI USA, 99 (19): 12252-12256 SEP 17 2002. The author has also sent along several images of his work.
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