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in-cites, January 2002
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Rising Stars

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January 2002

In-cites has produced a listing of most-improved scientists, institutions, countries, and journals from the bimonthly update to the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web based product from ISI®. These "most-improved" entities are those that show the largest percentage increase in total citations from the third to the fourth bimonthly period of 2001—that is, from June 2001 to August 2001—across ISI Essential Science Indicators's 22 fields.

The most-improved scientists across ISI Essential Science Indicators’s 22 fields are as follows:

Scientist

Field

GRIINARI, JM

Agricultural Sciences

ALLIS, CD

Biology & Biochemistry

MURRAY, KS

Chemistry

GOLDBERG, SN

Clinical Medicine

SAWAHASHI, M

Computer Science

LOPEZDESILANES, F

Economics & Business

MARTINELLI, G

Engineering

TUOMI, J

Environment/Ecology

KING, MD

Geosciences

LEBECQUE, S

Immunology

ZHAO, DY

Materials Science

ANDERSON, DF

Mathematics

POZIO, E

Microbiology

DATTA, SR

Molecular Biology & Genetics

WEI, MH

Multidisciplinary

ZILLES, K

Neuroscience & Behavior

HADGRAFT, J

Pharmacology & Toxicology

RANDALL, L

Physics

HYDE, KD

Plant & Animal Science

BRYANT, RA

Psychiatry/Psychology

ARSUAGA, JL

Social Sciences, general

FERRARESE, L

Space Science

CEA Saclay’s citations have significantly increased in multiple fields, including Biology & Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Engineering. The NIDDKD has also improved their citation rankings in multiple fields. The most-improved institutions are listed below:

Institution

Field

UNIV AUTONOMA BARCELONA

Agricultural Sciences

CEA SACLAY

Biology & Biochemistry

CEA SACLAY

Chemistry

AMC CANC RES CTR

Clinical Medicine

UNIV ERLANGEN NURNBERG

Computer Science

LONDON BUSINESS SCH

Economics & Business

CEA SACLAY

Engineering

UNIV OULU

Environment/Ecology

BUR RECH GEOL & MINIERES

Geosciences

WALTER REED ARMY MED CTR

Immunology

HONG KONG UNIV SCI & TECHNOL

Materials Science

NEW YORK UNIV

Mathematics

CTR DIS CONTROL & PREVENT

Microbiology

NIDDKD

Molecular Biology & Genetics

NIDDKD

Multidisciplinary

NINDS

Neuroscience & Behavior

GLAXO WELLCOME INC

Pharmacology & Toxicology

CEA SACLAY

Physics

UNIV HONG KONG

Plant & Animal Science

UNIV HAIFA

Psychiatry/Psychology

US FOREST SERV

Social Sciences, general

CARNEGIE INST WASHINGTON

Space Science

The most-improved nations in the rankings are as follows:

Country

Field

URUGUAY

Agricultural Sciences

LUXEMBOURG

Biology & Biochemistry

IRAN

Chemistry

MALAWI

Clinical Medicine

MALAYSIA

Computer Science

MALAYSIA

Economics & Business

TUNISIA

Engineering

PERU

Environment/Ecology

MADAGASCAR

Geosciences

BURKINA FASO

Immunology

COLOMBIA

Materials Science

UZBEKISTAN

Mathematics

CAMEROON

Microbiology

PAKISTAN

Molecular Biology & Genetics

URUGUAY

Multidisciplinary

LITHUANIA

Neuroscience & Behavior

GUATEMALA

Pharmacology & Toxicology

EGYPT

Physics

LATVIA

Plant & Animal Science

ETHIOPIA

Psychiatry/Psychology

BURKINA FASO

Social Sciences, general

PORTUGAL

Space Science

For the second update in a row, Nature Neuroscience has emerged as the most-improved journal in the field of Neuroscience & Behavior, indicating a continuing trend in increased citations for this particular journal. The list of most-improved journals across the 22 fields is as follows:

Journal

Field

INT DAIRY J

Agricultural Sciences

BBA-MOL CELL BIOL LIPIDS

Biology & Biochemistry

ORG LETT
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Chemistry

AMER J PHYSIOL-HEART CIRC PHY

Clinical Medicine

BELL LABS TECH J

Computer Science

FINAN MANAGE

Economics & Business

OPT SPECTROSC

Engineering

PLANT ECOL

Environment/Ecology

J ATMOS SOL-TERR PHYS

Geosciences

J INTERFERON CYTOKINE RES

Immunology

MICROPOROUS MESOPOROUS MAT

Materials Science

J MATH PURE APPL

Mathematics

MICROBIOL MOL BIOL REV

Microbiology

NAT CELL BIOL

Molecular Biology & Genetics

S AFR J SCI

Multidisciplinary

NAT NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

DRUG DISCOV TODAY

Pharmacology & Toxicology

PHYS REV B

Physics

CURR OPIN PLANT BIOL

Plant & Animal Science

TRENDS COGN SCI

Psychiatry/Psychology

SUBST USE MISUSE

Social Sciences, general

ASTROPART PHYSICS

Space Science

Full citation details of all of these most-improved entities can be seen in the ISI Essential Science Indicators web product from ISI. View the Product Tour for ISI Essential Science Indicators!

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