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Rising Stars

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March 2006

in-cites has produced a listing of most-improved scientists, institutions, countries, and journals from the latest bimonthly update to Essential Science Indicators. These "most-improved" entities are those that show the largest percentage increase in total citations from the fourth bimonthly period of 2005 to the fifth bimonthly period of 2005—that is, from August 2005 to October 2005—across Essential Science Indicators’ 22 fields.

The 22 most-improved scientists are as follows:

Scientist

Field

CARLE, R

Agricultural Sciences

SCHUTZ, G

Biology & Biochemistry

SAFINYA, CR

Chemistry

WAKEHAM, A

Clinical Medicine

SANCHEZDELBARRIO, JC

Computer Science

KUMAR, V

Economics & Business

LEONARD, AW

Engineering

AYRES, MP

Environment/Ecology

REME, H

Geosciences

ROLINK, AG

Immunology

FAN, HY

Materials Science

IRIZARRY, RA

Mathematics

PICARD, L

Microbiology

LABEIT, S

Molecular Biology & Genetics

CHEN, L

Multidisciplinary

LI, C

Neuroscience & Behavior

YAMASHITA, F

Pharmacology & Toxicology

BERINGER, J

Physics

NAWRATH, C

Plant & Animal Science

SNYDER, CR

Psychiatry/Psychology

WILKINSON, RG

Social Sciences, general

BLANTON, MR

Space Science

The most-improved institutions across the database’s 22 fields are listed below:

Institution

Field

KOREA UNIV

Agricultural Sciences

GLAXOSMITHKLINE

Biology & Biochemistry

AIST

Chemistry

SUNNYBROOK & WOMENS COLL HLTH SCI CTR

Clinical Medicine

TOKYO METROPOLITAN UNIV

Computer Science

EMORY UNIV

Economics & Business

GEN ATOM CO

Engineering

SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIV

Environment/Ecology

CHINESE ACAD GEOL SCI

Geosciences

UNIV MELBOURNE

Immunology

YOKOHAMA NATL UNIV

Materials Science

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Mathematics

INST CANC RES

Microbiology

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Molecular Biology & Genetics

COLUMBIA UNIV

Multidisciplinary

UNIV NEW S WALES

Neuroscience & Behavior

GLAXOSMITHKLINE

Pharmacology & Toxicology

AIST

Physics

NATL INST AGROBIOL SCI

Plant & Animal Science

CTR ADDICT & MENTAL HLTH

Psychiatry/Psychology

UNIV ZURICH

Social Sciences, general

BROWN UNIV

Space Science

Iran and Uruguay have each achieved the highest percent increase in total citations in multiple fields. The full list is as follows:

Country

Field

IRAN

Agricultural Sciences

IRAN

Biology & Biochemistry

CYPRUS

Chemistry

IRAN

Clinical Medicine

URUGUAY

Computer Science

URUGUAY

Economics & Business

TRINID & TOBAGO

Engineering

PAKISTAN

Environment/Ecology

PHILIPPINES

Geosciences

SAUDI ARABIA

Immunology

TUNISIA

Materials Science

THAILAND

Mathematics

PEOPLES R CHINA

Microbiology

NIGERIA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

POLAND

Multidisciplinary

COLOMBIA

Neuroscience & Behavior

JORDAN

Pharmacology & Toxicology

PERU

Physics

IRAN

Plant & Animal Science

UGANDA

Psychiatry/Psychology

PORTUGAL

Social Sciences, general

CROATIA

Space Science

Cancer Cell, Nano Letters, Comptes Rendus Mathematique, and Optics Express are among the journals making repeat visits to this listing. The 22 journals with the highest percent increase in total citations are as follows:

Journal

Field

LEBENSM-WISS TECHNOL-FOOD SCI

Agricultural Sciences

CANCER CELL

Biology & Biochemistry

NANO LETT

Chemistry

NAT REV CANCER

Clinical Medicine

J COMPUT INFORM SYST

Computer Science

J SMALL BUS MANAGEMENT

Economics & Business

IEEE TRANS WIREL COMMUN

Engineering

MOL ECOL NOTES

Environment/Ecology

ANN GEOPHYS

Geosciences

NAT IMMUNOL

Immunology

J OPTOELECTRON ADV MATER

Materials Science

C R MATH

Mathematics

MICROBIOLOGY-SGM

Microbiology

MOL CELL PROTEOMICS

Molecular Biology & Genetics

ANN N Y ACAD SCI

Multidisciplinary

NAT REV NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

NAT REV DRUG DISCOV

Pharmacology & Toxicology

OPT EXPRESS

Physics

FUNCT PLANT BIOL

Plant & Animal Science

BIPOLAR DISORD

Psychiatry/Psychology

GESUNDHEITSWESEN

Social Sciences, general

NEW ASTRON REV

Space Science

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

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