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in-cites, March 2003
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/march2003.html

Rising Stars

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March 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 fourth to the fifth bimonthly periods of 2002—that is, from October 2002 to December 2002—across ISI Essential Science Indicators’ 22 fields.

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

Scientist

Field

SCALBERT, A

Agricultural Sciences

THORENS, B

Biology & Biochemistry

FESIK, SW

Chemistry

REED, SI

Clinical Medicine

PAUN, G

Computer Science

HOFFMAN, DL

Economics & Business

SPANEL, P

Engineering

MOLAU, U

Environment/Ecology

ROBERT, F

Geosciences

MOSS, B

Immunology

MALLOUK, TE

Materials Science

LIN, DKJ

Mathematics

MONTEFIORI, DC

Microbiology

WILLIAMS, BRG

Molecular Biology & Genetics

SELKOE, DJ

Multidisciplinary

LARSEN, PJ

Neuroscience & Behavior

CALIGNANO, A

Pharmacology & Toxicology

OHNO, H

Physics

CROTEAU, R

Plant & Animal Science

ALEXOPOULOS, GS

Psychiatry/Psychology

CARROLL, KM

Social Sciences, general

IVEZIC, Z

Space Science

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

Institution

Field

NIZO

Agricultural Sciences

ETH HONGGERBERG

Biology & Biochemistry

PEKING UNIV

Chemistry

MALMO UNIV HOSP

Clinical Medicine

LUCENT TECHNOL

Computer Science

HONG KONG UNIV SCI & TECHNOL

Economics & Business

NATL LAB HIGH ENERGY PHYS

Engineering

BRUNEL UNIV

Environment/Ecology

MUSEUM NATL HIST NAT

Geosciences

TECH UNIV MUNICH

Immunology

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Materials Science

UNIV GRANADA

Mathematics

DANA FARBER CANC INST

Microbiology

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Molecular Biology & Genetics

BAYLOR COLL MED

Multidisciplinary

MAYO CLIN JACKSONVILLE

Neuroscience & Behavior

UNIV CONNECTICUT

Pharmacology & Toxicology

NATL LAB HIGH ENERGY PHYS

Physics

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Plant & Animal Science

UNIV SOUTHAMPTON

Psychiatry/Psychology

DEPAUL UNIV

Social Sciences, general

UNIV EDINBURGH

Space Science

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

Country

Field

URUGUAY

Agricultural Sciences

MONACO

Biology & Biochemistry

THAILAND

Chemistry

SLOVENIA

Clinical Medicine

ROMANIA

Computer Science

CZECH REPUBLIC

Economics & Business

PHILIPPINES

Engineering

BANGLADESH

Environment/Ecology

ROMANIA

Geosciences

LUXEMBOURG

Immunology

ESTONIA

Materials Science

OMAN

Mathematics

SLOVENIA

Microbiology

LEBANON

Molecular Biology & Genetics

CZECHOSLOVAKIA

Multidisciplinary

TURKEY

Neuroscience & Behavior

KUWAIT

Pharmacology & Toxicology

IRAN

Physics

LITHUANIA

Plant & Animal Science

CROATIA

Psychiatry/Psychology

GEORGIA

Social Sciences, general

GEORGIA

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 Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems in Agricultural Sciences, and Nature Neuroscience in Neuroscience & Behavior. The complete list of the most-improved journals is below:

Journal

Field

NUTR CYCL AGROECOSYST

Agricultural Sciences

AMER J PHYSIOL-ENDOCRINOL MET

Biology & Biochemistry

CHEM COMMUN

Chemistry

MOL THER

Clinical Medicine

IEEE COMMUN LETT

Computer Science

J ACAD MARK SCI

Economics & Business

OPT SPECTROSC

Engineering

ECOL LETT

Environment/Ecology

METEORIT PLANETARY SCI

Geosciences

NAT IMMUNOL

Immunology

J ELECTROCERAM

Materials Science

J ROY STAT SOC SER B-STAT MET

Mathematics

CURR OPIN MICROBIOL

Microbiology

AMER J PHYSIOL-CELL PHYSIOL

Molecular Biology & Genetics

AMER SCI

Multidisciplinary

NAT NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

TOXICOL SCI

Pharmacology & Toxicology

PHYSICA E

Physics

CURR OPIN PLANT BIOL

Plant & Animal Science

AMER J GERIATR PSYCHIATR

Psychiatry/Psychology

J PLAN EDUC RES

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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