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incites provides a behind-the-scenes look at the scientists, journals, institutions, nations, and papers selected by ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product. Read interviews and first-person essays about people in a wide variety of fields and professions. View selected overall and field rankings, pertinent statistics on the principles behind the data, the latest version of the database, including new entrants and most-improved entities in the rankings, information on field definitions, citation thresholds, and graphing trends. Updated weekly is SCI-BYTES: a summary of what’s new in research.

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Dr. Bill McDonough talks about his highly cited paper, "The composition of the Earth" (McDonough W.F. and Sun S.S., Chem. Geol. 120[3-4]: 223-53, 1 March 1995). This paper is among the 10 most-cited papers in the Geosciences field over the past decade, according to the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product, with 700 cites to date. Dr. McDonough’s citation...
Scientists
Dr. William McGrewDr. William McGrew talks about his highly cited work on chimpanzee culture and handedness. According to a recent analysis of the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product, Dr. McGrew’s work garnered the highest percent increase in terms of total citations in the field of...
Institutions
The University of Western Sydney’s current citation record in Social Sciences includes 221 papers cited a total of 890 times. The Dean of UWS’s College of Arts, Education, and Social Sciences, Professor Wayne McKenna, talks about this citation achievement...
Journals
According to an analysis of the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product, the Journal of Hydrometeorology (JHM) has recently entered the top 50% of journals in the field of Geosciences, with 274 papers cited a total of 1,069 times to date. Below, in-cites talks with former Chief Editor Dr. Dennis Lettenmaier and current Chief Editor Dr. William Kustas about JHM from its origins to its impressive citation increase...
Countries
The Top 20... The 20 most-cited countries in Molecular Biology & Genetics for 1994-December 2004 according to the ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product... England ten-year country rankings for England among the 145 top-performing countries in all fields and all countries...

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The 100 Most-Cited Scientists in: Biology & Biochemistry, Chemistry, Economics & Business, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology & Genetics, Neuroscience, Pharmacology & ToxicologyPhysics.
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Hottest Journals of the Millennium (so far)
Science Watch presents the top 10 highest-impact journals in 11 main fields are ranked according to impact, or citations per paper, over the last six years, according to a subset of data from ISI Essential Science Indicators.
  
Twenty Years of Citation Superstars!
Science Watch presents here the true citation elite of the last two decades that include rankings the 50 most-cited researchers of the last 20 years, based on papers published and cited in Thomson ISI-indexed journals between 1983 and 2002.
  
- What's New in Research
What's really hot in research? Each week, the ISI Research Services Group provides an update based on their Research Performance & Evaluation Tools.
New Entrants to ISI Essential Science Indicators Rankings
The most-cited new entrants in each of ISI Essential Science Indicators' 22 fields, for the most recent bimonthly update, and for earlier updates as well.
Most Improved
A listing of the most-improved entities in each of ISI Essential Science Indicators' 22 fields, for the most recent bimonthly update, and for earlier updates as well.
More features and Interviews from the ESI editorial Web sites:
The focus of ESI Special Topics this month is Migraine & Other Vascular Headaches, including a corresponding research front map, and an interview with Jean Schoenen.

Other interviews for previously featured topics are Mats Fahlman & William Salaneck; Organic Thin Film Transistors, David Lewis; Schizophrenia, and Jinde Cao; Artificial Neural Networks.

Kellar Autumn answers a few questions about his Fast Moving Front paper, (and accompanying Research Front Map), "Evidence for van der Waals adhesion in gecko setae," INT J NUMER METHOD ENG, PROC NAT ACAD SCI USA, 99 (19): 12252-12256 SEP 17 2002. The author has also sent along several images of his work.
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ESI Special Topics provides citation analyses and expert commentary for selected scientific research areas. Read interviews, essays and profiles for Fast Breaking Papers, New Hot Papers, Emerging Research Fronts, Fast Moving Fronts, and for all of the featured Special Topics.
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