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in-cites, January 2004
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/january2004.html

Rising Stars

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January 2004

In-cites has produced a listing of most-improved scientists, institutions, countries, and journals from the latest 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 period of 2003—that is, from June 2003 to August 2003—across ISI Essential Science Indicators’ 22 fields.

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

Scientist

Field

WILSON, PWF

Agricultural Sciences

RAMAKRISHNAN, V

Biology & Biochemistry

DEVRIES, MS

Chemistry

EISEN, MB

Clinical Medicine

HUELSENBECK, JP

Computer Science

DAILY, CM

Economics & Business

HE, JH

Engineering

VOURLITIS, GL

Environment/Ecology

BOYD, PW

Geosciences

FORSTER, R

Immunology

KRAUSS, PR

Materials Science

SPEED, TP

Mathematics

THOMSON, NR

Microbiology

LABEIT, S

Molecular Biology & Genetics

ANDERSON, RM

Multidisciplinary

NEMEROFF, CB

Neuroscience & Behavior

SCHINKEL, AH

Pharmacology & Toxicology

LIEBER, CM

Physics

BRADSHAW, HD

Plant & Animal Science

ANDERSON, JR

Psychiatry/Psychology

MCGREW, WC

Social Sciences, general

BRINKMANN, J

Space Science

The Japanese Science & Technology Corporation continues to distinguish itself in multiple fields in this update. The 22 most-improved institutions are listed below:

Institution

Field

CSIRO

Agricultural Sciences

CSIRO

Biology & Biochemistry

BEIJING UNIV

Chemistry

OTTAWA CIVIC HOSP

Clinical Medicine

UNIV ROCHESTER

Computer Science

UNIV POMPEU FABRA

Economics & Business

BEIJING UNIV

Engineering

CSIRO

Environment/Ecology

CSIRO

Geosciences

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Immunology

UFA STATE AVIAT TECH UNIV

Materials Science

UNIV WARSAW

Mathematics

INST ANIM HLTH

Microbiology

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Molecular Biology & Genetics

BOSTON UNIV

Multidisciplinary

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Neuroscience & Behavior

ST LOUIS UNIV

Pharmacology & Toxicology

BEIJING UNIV

Physics

UNIV WARSAW

Plant & Animal Science

UNIV GLASGOW

Psychiatry/Psychology

KYOTO UNIV

Social Sciences, general

UNIV EDINBURGH

Space Science

Ethiopia, Georgia, and Peru have increased their standings substantially in multiple fields. The full listing of most-improved countries is as follows:

Country

Field

COTE IVOIRE

Agricultural Sciences

LUXEMBOURG

Biology & Biochemistry

OMAN

Chemistry

SLOVAKIA

Clinical Medicine

CROATIA

Computer Science

ETHIOPIA

Economics & Business

GEORGIA

Engineering

ETHIOPIA

Environment/Ecology

MADAGASCAR

Geosciences

GABON

Immunology

INDONESIA

Materials Science

MALAYSIA

Mathematics

PERU

Microbiology

NIGERIA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

SINGAPORE

Multidisciplinary

PERU

Neuroscience & Behavior

MOROCCO

Pharmacology & Toxicology

BANGLADESH

Physics

PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Plant & Animal Science

CHILE

Psychiatry/Psychology

TANZANIA

Social Sciences, general

GEORGIA

Space Science

European Food Research and Technology, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, Environmental Microbiology, Nature Immunology, and the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B are enjoying repeat visits in this update. The complete list of most-improved journals is listed in the following table:

Journal

Field

EUR FOOD RES TECHNOL

Agricultural Sciences

AMER J PHYSIOL-ENDOCRINOL MET

Biology & Biochemistry

ELECTROCHEM SOLID STATE LETT

Chemistry

CLIN ORTHOP RELATED RES

Clinical Medicine

CMES-COMPUT MODEL ENG SCI

Computer Science

ORGANIZATION

Economics & Business

IEEE TRANS REHABIL ENG

Engineering

ENVIRON MICROBIOL

Environment/Ecology

J GEODESY

Geosciences

NAT IMMUNOL

Immunology

ADV FUNCT MATER

Materials Science

J ROY STAT SOC SER B-STAT MET

Mathematics

CURR OPIN MICROBIOL

Microbiology

NAT REV GENET

Molecular Biology & Genetics

ARCTIC ALP RES

Multidisciplinary

NAT REV NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

EXPERT OPIN INVESTIG DRUGS

Pharmacology & Toxicology

J HIGH ENERGY PHYS

Physics

PLANT BIOLOGY

Plant & Animal Science

VIS COGN

Psychiatry/Psychology

NATURE

Social Sciences, general

ASTRON REP

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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