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in-cites, March 2004
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/march2004.html

Rising Stars

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March 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 fourth to the fifth bimonthly period of 2003—that is, from August 2003 to October 2003—across ISI Essential Science Indicators’ 22 fields.

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

Scientist

Field

CHIRALT, A

Agricultural Sciences

ANTONSSON, B

Biology & Biochemistry

WANG, G

Chemistry

SALVESEN, GS

Clinical Medicine

HOCHWALD, BM

Computer Science

VENKATESH, V

Economics & Business

SETHIAN, JA

Engineering

SAFE, SH

Environment/Ecology

FRIEND, CRL

Geosciences

MAIZELS, RM

Immunology

WU, YY

Materials Science

MUROTA, K

Mathematics

ROBINSON, HL

Microbiology

PROLLA, TA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

BROWN, PO

Multidisciplinary

HAASS, C

Neuroscience & Behavior

SAFE, SH

Pharmacology & Toxicology

LIEBER, CM

Physics

LIU, J

Plant & Animal Science

SALLIS, JF

Psychiatry/Psychology

MCDOUGALL, I

Social Sciences, general

COUCH, WJ

Space Science

The Japanese Science & Technology Corporation continues to hold on to the most-improved spot in Immunology. The 22 most-improved institutions are given in the table below:

Institution

Field

NSW AGR

Agricultural Sciences

UNIV HOUSTON

Biology & Biochemistry

UNIV GIESSEN

Chemistry

SKEJBY UNIV HOSP

Clinical Medicine

UNIV SO CALIF

Computer Science

FED RESERVE BANK NEW YORK

Economics & Business

NATL TAIWAN UNIV SCI & TECHNOL

Engineering

UNIV SUSSEX

Environment/Ecology

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Geosciences

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Immunology

WUHAN UNIV TECHNOL

Materials Science

UNIV COPENHAGEN

Mathematics

TUFTS UNIV

Microbiology

UNIV TUBINGEN

Molecular Biology & Genetics

STANFORD UNIV

Multidisciplinary

HENRY FORD HOSP

Neuroscience & Behavior

NORTHWESTERN UNIV

Pharmacology & Toxicology

UNIV BATH

Physics

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Plant & Animal Science

HENRY FORD HOSP

Psychiatry/Psychology

IIT

Social Sciences, general

FERMILAB NATL ACCELERATOR LAB

Space Science

Oman and Lithuania nab the most-improved status in 2 fields each. The full listing of most-improved countries is as follows:

Country

Field

OMAN

Agricultural Sciences

COLOMBIA

Biology & Biochemistry

OMAN

Chemistry

COSTA RICA

Clinical Medicine

LITHUANIA

Computer Science

U ARAB EMIRATES

Economics & Business

ICELAND

Engineering

ECUADOR

Environment/Ecology

MADAGASCAR

Geosciences

PEOPLES R CHINA

Immunology

MOLDOVA

Materials Science

LITHUANIA

Mathematics

ROMANIA

Microbiology

NIGERIA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

SLOVAKIA

Multidisciplinary

IRAN

Neuroscience & Behavior

KUWAIT

Pharmacology & Toxicology

THAILAND

Physics

PEOPLES R CHINA

Plant & Animal Science

LATVIA

Psychiatry/Psychology

ETHIOPIA

Social Sciences, general

ROMANIA

Space Science

The International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, Nature Immunology, and Ecology Letters are once again the most-improved journals in their respective fields. The complete list of most-improved journals across the database’s 22 fields is below:

Journal

Field

J PLANT NUTR SOIL SCI

Agricultural Sciences

BIOMACROMOLECULES

Biology & Biochemistry

J MOL STRUC-THEOCHEM

Chemistry

WORLD J GASTROENTEROL

Clinical Medicine

IEEE COMMUN LETT

Computer Science

TOTAL QUAL MANAGE

Economics & Business

NATURE

Engineering

ECOL LETT

Environment/Ecology

INT J MINER PROCESS

Geosciences

NAT IMMUNOL

Immunology

ADV FUNCT MATER

Materials Science

ADV COMPUT MATH

Mathematics

INT J ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS

Microbiology

NAT REV MOL CELL BIOL

Molecular Biology & Genetics

J SCI IND RES INDIA

Multidisciplinary

NAT REV NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

SCIENCE

Pharmacology & Toxicology

J HIGH ENERGY PHYS

Physics

PLANT BIOLOGY

Plant & Animal Science

INT J CLIN EXP HYPN

Psychiatry/Psychology

LANG SPEECH HEARING SERV SCH

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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