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in-cites, November 2003
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/november2003.html

Rising Stars

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November 2003

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 second to the third bimonthly period of 2003—that is, from April 2003 to June 2003—across ISI Essential Science Indicators’ 22 fields.

Scientist

Field

KOOHMARAIE, M

Agricultural Sciences

FINCH, JT

Biology & Biochemistry

FISCHER, JE

Chemistry

HARRIS, RA

Clinical Medicine

PAUN, G

Computer Science

FEHR, E

Economics & Business

MILLER, MI

Engineering

THOMAS, JA

Environment/Ecology

GOULDEN, ML

Geosciences

WILSON, A

Immunology

MALLOUK, TE

Materials Science

BOHNER, M

Mathematics

BARBAS, CF

Microbiology

COPLEY, RR

Molecular Biology & Genetics

LANDER, ES

Multidisciplinary

TSAI, LH

Neuroscience & Behavior

MAKRIYANNIS, A

Pharmacology & Toxicology

DAMOUR, T

Physics

JACOBSEN, SE

Plant & Animal Science

VITIELLO, B

Psychiatry/Psychology

VERMEULE, A

Social Sciences, general

BRINKMANN, J

Space Science

Among the institutions, the Japanese Science & Technology Corporation continues to distinguish itself, with most-improved rankings in the fields of Biology & Biochemistry and Immunology. The following table lists the most-improved institutions for our 22 fields:

Institution

Field

UNIV BORDEAUX 2

Agricultural Sciences

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Biology & Biochemistry

UNIV FED RIO DE JANEIRO

Chemistry

VET AFFAIRS PUGET SOUND HLTH CARE SYST

Clinical Medicine

INRIA

Computer Science

CALTECH

Economics & Business

INRIA

Engineering

UNIV DURHAM

Environment/Ecology

ARIZONA STATE UNIV

Geosciences

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Immunology

PEKING UNIV

Materials Science

CHINESE UNIV HONG KONG

Mathematics

NIH

Microbiology

UNIV OKLAHOMA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

UNIV BRITISH COLUMBIA

Multidisciplinary

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV

Neuroscience & Behavior

FISONS PLC

Pharmacology & Toxicology

COLL FRANCE

Physics

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Plant & Animal Science

NATL PUBL HLTH INST

Psychiatry/Psychology

ARIZONA STATE UNIV

Social Sciences, general

NATL ASTRON OBSERV

Space Science

Cuba and Iran have distinguished themselves with most-improved status in multiple fields. The full listing of most-improved countries is as follows:

Country

Field

SENEGAL

Agricultural Sciences

CUBA

Biology & Biochemistry

THAILAND

Chemistry

KENYA

Clinical Medicine

ALGERIA

Computer Science

VENEZUELA

Economics & Business

OMAN

Engineering

BANGLADESH

Environment/Ecology

IRAN

Geosciences

SINGAPORE

Immunology

PERU

Materials Science

KUWAIT

Mathematics

LUXEMBOURG

Microbiology

NIGERIA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

NORTH IRELAND

Multidisciplinary

CUBA

Neuroscience & Behavior

MOROCCO

Pharmacology & Toxicology

WALES

Physics

IRAN

Plant & Animal Science

LATVIA

Psychiatry/Psychology

BOLIVIA

Social Sciences, general

CROATIA

Space Science

Nature Neuroscience is still increasing its citations at a higher rate than other journals in the field of Neuroscience & Behavior, as its continued position on the most-improved listing attests. The 22 most-improved journals are listed below:

Journal

Field

EUR FOOD RES TECHNOL

Agricultural Sciences

AMER J PHYSIOL-REGUL INTEGR C

Biology & Biochemistry

ELECTROCHEM COMMUN

Chemistry

CATHETER CARDIOVASC INTERV

Clinical Medicine

WIREL NETW

Computer Science

TOTAL QUAL MANAGE

Economics & Business

PROC COMBUST INST

Engineering

ENVIRON MICROBIOL

Environment/Ecology

APPL CLAY SCI

Geosciences

NAT IMMUNOL

Immunology

MATER TRANS

Materials Science

J ROY STAT SOC SER B-STAT MET

Mathematics

INT J ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS

Microbiology

NAT REV MOL CELL BIOL

Molecular Biology & Genetics

AMER SCI

Multidisciplinary

NAT NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

EXPERT OPIN INVESTIG DRUGS

Pharmacology & Toxicology

OPT EXPRESS

Physics

GENET RESOUR CROP EVOLUTION

Plant & Animal Science

J MATH PSYCHOL

Psychiatry/Psychology

TOB CONTROL

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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