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Rising Stars

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Following the latest bimonthly update to Essential Science Indicators, in-cites has produced a listing of the scientists, institutions, countries, and journals that have achieved the highest percentage increase in total citations from the third bimonthly period of 2007 to the fourth bimonthly period of 2007—that is, from June 2007 to August 2007. These entities are singled out as Rising Stars in their respective fields.

The 22 scientists named as Rising Stars in the database’s 22 fields are as follows:

Scientist

Field

VISESSANGUAN, W Agricultural Sciences
NARITA, M Biology & Biochemistry
LAUHON, LJ Chemistry
ALBERT, ML Clinical Medicine
TEZDUYAR, TE Computer Science
ROTHAERMEL, FT Economics & Business
MEGUID, SA Engineering
GILLOOLY, JF Environment/Ecology
WANG, XL Geosciences
KOBAYASHI, T Immunology
WANG, QD Materials Science
XU, HK Mathematics
CHAIN, P Microbiology
KAY, SA Molecular Biology & Genetics
DAVID, G Multidisciplinary
WEST, AE Neuroscience & Behavior
LIN, SY Pharmacology & Toxicology
DAI, HJ Physics
MARTIENSSEN, RA Plant & Animal Science
COHEN, JD Psychiatry/Psychology
KITZINGER, C Social Sciences, general
BURROWS, DN Space Science

The 22 Rising Stars among the institutions in our database are given in the table below. They include multiple listings for the Chinese Academy of Science and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Institution

Field

HUNGARIAN ACAD SCI Agricultural Sciences
JST Biology & Biochemistry
ECOLE CENT LYON Chemistry
UNIV MILANO BICOCCA Clinical Medicine
BIODESIGN INST Computer Science
UNIV STRATHCLYDE Economics & Business
POLITECN BARI Engineering
CHINESE ACAD SCI Environment/Ecology
UNIV HONG KONG Geosciences
MEM SLOAN KETTERING CANC CTR Immunology
POLISH ACAD SCI Materials Science
UNIV SEVILLA Mathematics
IOWA STATE UNIV Microbiology
N CAROLINA STATE UNIV Molecular Biology & Genetics
DUKE UNIV Multidisciplinary
MEM SLOAN KETTERING CANC CTR Neuroscience & Behavior
UNIV CONNECTICUT Pharmacology & Toxicology
UKAEA EURATOM FUS ASSOC Physics
COLD SPRING HARBOR LAB
Plant & Animal Science
PRINCETON UNIV Psychiatry/Psychology
ETH ZURICH Social Sciences, general
CHINESE ACAD SCI Space Science

The 22 countries that have been named Rising Stars in their fields are as follows:

Country

Field

HUNGARY Agricultural Sciences
IRAN Biology & Biochemistry
TUNISIA Chemistry
IRAN Clinical Medicine
PHILIPPINES Computer Science
SLOVENIA Economics & Business
QATAR Engineering
ECUADOR Environment/Ecology
IRAN Geosciences
IRAN Immunology
TUNISIA Materials Science
PAKISTAN Mathematics
BANGLADESH Microbiology
IRAN Molecular Biology & Genetics
WALES Multidisciplinary
EGYPT Neuroscience & Behavior
U ARAB EMIRATES Pharmacology & Toxicology
CAMEROON Physics
LUXEMBOURG Plant & Animal Science
MALTA Psychiatry/Psychology
IRAN Social Sciences, general
NAMIBIA Space Science

The following journals have been named as Rising Stars in their fields:

Journal

Field

CEREAL RES COMMUN Agricultural Sciences
FEBS J Biology & Biochemistry
CATAL COMMUN Chemistry
CRIT CARE
Clinical Medicine
BRIEF BIOINFORM Computer Science
INT J HUM RESOUR MANAG Economics & Business
IEEE SENS J Engineering
INT J HYG ENVIRON HEALTH Environment/Ecology
CHINESE J GEOPHYS-CHINESE ED Geosciences
JAIDS Immunology
PROC NAT ACAD SCI USA Materials Science
BIOSTATISTICS Mathematics
NAT REV MICROBIOL Microbiology
CELL CYCLE Molecular Biology & Genetics
NAT METHODS Multidisciplinary
APPETITE Neuroscience & Behavior
J PHARMACOL SCI Pharmacology & Toxicology
LASER PART BEAM Physics
JAVMA-J AM VET MED ASSOC Plant & Animal Science
INT REV PSYCHIATR Psychiatry/Psychology
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH Social Sciences, general
ASTROBIOLOGY Space Science

Full citation details of all of these most-improved entities can be seen in Essential Science Indicators.

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