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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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Richard Reynolds Richard Reynolds discusses his highly cited paper, "Improved global sea-surface temperature analyses using optimum interpolation," (J. Climate 7[6]: 929-48, June 1994). According to the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product, this paper has been cited 913 times to date, placing it among the top five most-cited papers in the past decade in the field of Geosciences. Dr. Reynolds’s record in this field includes 19 highly cited papers cited a total of 1,614 times to date...
Dr. James Davie talks about his highly cited work in histone modifications. According to a recent analysis for in-cites, Dr. Davie’s work has entered the top 1% in terms of total citations in the field of Biology & Biochemistry. Dr. Davie’s work also appears in the Molecular Biology & Genetics and Multidisciplinary fields. Dr. Davie is the Provincial Director of Research at CancerCare Manitoba, the Director of the Manitoba Institute of Cell Biology, and Professor of Biochemistry and...
Top 20 institutions in Agricultural Sciencesin-cites presents a listing of the top 20 institutions in Agricultural Sciences which, as of the last bimonthly update of the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product, attracted the highest total citations to their papers published in ISI-indexed journals over the last 10 years...
Medical MycologyISI Essential Science Indicators Web product has identified the journal Medical Mycology as having a growing impact in the field of Microbiology. Medical Mycology’s Chief Editor, Dr. Ira Salkin, discusses the journal’s citation record and impact...
Ten-year country rankings for Argentina among the 144 top-performing countries in all fields and all countries...


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