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in-cites, January 2003
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/january2003.html

Rising Stars

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January 2003

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 product. These "most-improved" entities are those that show the largest percentage increase in total citations from the third to the fourth bimonthly periods of 2002—that is, from July 2002 to September 2002—across ISI Essential Science Indicators’ 22 fields.

The most-improved scientists across the 22 fields are as follows:

Scientist

Field

GOFF, JP

Agricultural Sciences

SUSIN, SA

Biology & Biochemistry

GYMER, RW

Chemistry

HOTAMISLIGIL, GS

Clinical Medicine

JAFARKHANI, H

Computer Science

COHEN, SG

Economics & Business

SETHIAN, JA

Engineering

MITTERMEIER, RA

Environment/Ecology

FREY, FA

Geosciences

XIE, QW

Immunology

SUIB, SL

Materials Science

ANDERSON, RM

Mathematics

KURTH, R

Microbiology

TAKAHASHI, JS

Molecular Biology & Genetics

LIEBER, CM

Multidisciplinary

GREENOUGH, WT

Neuroscience & Behavior

DIMARZO, V

Pharmacology & Toxicology

RINZLER, AG

Physics

NUSS, DL

Plant & Animal Science

SILVERMAN, WK

Psychiatry/Psychology

BRENNER, N

Social Sciences, general

KNAPP, GR

Space Science

The 22 institutions with the highest percent increase in total citations are as follows:

Institution

Field

DANISH INST AGR SCI

Agricultural Sciences

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Biology & Biochemistry

UNIV SCI & TECH LILLE FLANDRES ARTOIS

Chemistry

NICHD

Clinical Medicine

EUROPEAN MOLEC BIOL LAB

Computer Science

FED RESERVE SYST

Economics & Business

NORWEGIAN UNIV SCI & TECHNOL

Engineering

UNIV ZURICH

Environment/Ecology

NETHERLANDS INST SEA RES

Geosciences

HOP LA PITIE SALPETRIERE

Immunology

UNIV FED SAO CARLOS

Materials Science

ARIZONA STATE UNIV

Mathematics

TUFTS UNIV

Microbiology

HOP LA PITIE SALPETRIERE

Molecular Biology & Genetics

UNIV PENN

Multidisciplinary

HOP LA PITIE SALPETRIERE

Neuroscience & Behavior

CNR

Pharmacology & Toxicology

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Physics

IACR ROTHAMSTED

Plant & Animal Science

HOP LA PITIE SALPETRIERE

Psychiatry/Psychology

UNIV ZAGREB

Social Sciences, general

MAX PLANCK INST ASTROPHYS

Space Science

The countries that improved the most in total citations in the 22 fields are shown below:

Country

Field

ROMANIA

Agricultural Sciences

COLOMBIA

Biology & Biochemistry

SRI LANKA

Chemistry

PAKISTAN

Clinical Medicine

BELARUS

Computer Science

KUWAIT

Economics & Business

UZBEKISTAN

Engineering

UKRAINE

Environment/Ecology

GEORGIA

Geosciences

PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Immunology

MALAYSIA

Materials Science

OMAN

Mathematics

GABON

Microbiology

LEBANON

Molecular Biology & Genetics

VENEZUELA

Multidisciplinary

URUGUAY

Neuroscience & Behavior

KUWAIT

Pharmacology & Toxicology

MALAYSIA

Physics

BRAZIL

Plant & Animal Science

KUWAIT

Psychiatry/Psychology

CROATIA

Social Sciences, general

MOROCCO

Space Science

Several journals have shown their steadily increasing citation rate by appearing as the most-improved entity in their field in multiple updates. These journals include Nature Neuroscience in Neuroscience & Behavior, and Physical Review B in Physics. The complete list of the most-improved journals is as follows:

Journal

Field

PESQUISA AGR BRASIL

Agricultural Sciences

AMER J PHYSIOL-ENDOCRINOL MET

Biology & Biochemistry

PHYS CHEM CHEM PHYS

Chemistry

MOL THER

Clinical Medicine

COMPUT NETW

Computer Science

J ACAD MARK SCI

Economics & Business

J TRANSP ENG-ASCE

Engineering

ECOL LETT

Environment/Ecology

AUST J EARTH SCI

Geosciences

NAT IMMUNOL

Immunology

CORROSION

Materials Science

J ROY STAT SOC SER B-STAT MET

Mathematics

CURR OPIN MICROBIOL

Microbiology

NAT CELL BIOL

Molecular Biology & Genetics

AMER SCI

Multidisciplinary

NAT NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

TOXICOL SCI

Pharmacology & Toxicology

PHYS REV B

Physics

N Z VET J

Plant & Animal Science

PSYCHO-ONCOL

Psychiatry/Psychology

COLLEGIUM ANTROPOL

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. View the Product Tour for ISI Essential Science Indicators!

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