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in-cites, January 2006
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/
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Rising Stars

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January 2006

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

The 22 most-improved scientists are as follows:

Scientist

Field

TOMINAGA, T

Agricultural Sciences

KAY, SA

Biology & Biochemistry

FAN, SS

Chemistry

ALBERT, ML

Clinical Medicine

WANG, X

Computer Science

AVOLIO, BJ

Economics & Business

LIAO, XF

Engineering

WEST, GB

Environment/Ecology

XU, ZQ

Geosciences

PAOLETTI, E

Immunology

NIINOMI, M

Materials Science

ZELEVINSKY, A

Mathematics

QIN, HY

Microbiology

PEDERSEN, RA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

SQUYRES, SW

Multidisciplinary

DESOUZA, EB

Neuroscience & Behavior

XIE, W

Pharmacology & Toxicology

LIM, H

Physics

KATO, Y

Plant & Animal Science

BIJL, RV

Psychiatry/Psychology

KING, DA

Social Sciences, general

MAYOR, M

Space Science

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

Institution

Field

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Agricultural Sciences

JOSLIN DIABET CTR

Biology & Biochemistry

TSING HUA UNIV

Chemistry

KAOHSIUNG MED UNIV

Clinical Medicine

UNIV OXFORD

Computer Science

UNIV ARKANSAS

Economics & Business

JOINT INST NUCL RES

Engineering

LOS ALAMOS NATL LAB

Environment/Ecology

CHINESE ACAD GEOL SCI

Geosciences

UNIV PERUGIA

Immunology

UNIV HONG KONG

Materials Science

CHINESE UNIV HONG KONG

Mathematics

UNIV UPPSALA

Microbiology

ETH ZURICH

Molecular Biology & Genetics

UNIV UTAH

Multidisciplinary

INST NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

UNIV ARKANSAS

Pharmacology & Toxicology

JOINT INST NUCL RES

Physics

KINKI UNIV

Plant & Animal Science

CTR ADDICT & MENTAL HLTH

Psychiatry/Psychology

UNIV ZAGREB

Social Sciences, general

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Space Science

Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, and Thailand have each achieved the highest percent increase in total citations in multiple fields. The full list is as follows:

Country

Field

BANGLADESH

Agricultural Sciences

PERU

Biology & Biochemistry

BANGLADESH

Chemistry

COSTA RICA

Clinical Medicine

CROATIA

Computer Science

LUXEMBOURG

Economics & Business

LUXEMBOURG

Engineering

BOLIVIA

Environment/Ecology

KENYA

Geosciences

NIGERIA

Immunology

ESTONIA

Materials Science

KAZAKHSTAN

Mathematics

PAPUA N GUINEA

Microbiology

COSTA RICA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

AUSTRIA

Multidisciplinary

SOUTH AFRICA

Neuroscience & Behavior

BYELARUS

Pharmacology & Toxicology

KAZAKHSTAN

Physics

VIETNAM

Plant & Animal Science

LITHUANIA

Psychiatry/Psychology

THAILAND

Social Sciences, general

THAILAND

Space Science

Cancer Cell, Nano Letters, Proteomics, 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 listed in the table below:

Journal

Field

J PLANT NUTR SOIL SCI

Agricultural Sciences

CANCER CELL

Biology & Biochemistry

NANO LETT

Chemistry

J THROMB HAEMOST

Clinical Medicine

BMC BIOINFORMATICS

Computer Science

EUR REV AGRIC ECON

Economics & Business

PROC COMBUST INST

Engineering

AUSTRAL ECOL

Environment/Ecology


ATMOS CHEM PHYS

Geosciences

MICROBES INFECT

Immunology

NAT MATER

Materials Science

C R MATH

Mathematics

CLIN MICROBIOL INFECT

Microbiology


PROTEOMICS

Molecular Biology & Genetics

NATURE

Multidisciplinary

MULT SCLER

Neuroscience & Behavior

NAT REV DRUG DISCOV

Pharmacology & Toxicology


OPT EXPRESS

Physics

GENET RESOUR CROP EVOLUTION

Plant & Animal Science

AGING MENT HEALTH

Psychiatry/Psychology

HEALTH CARE FINAN REV

Social Sciences, general

CHINESE J ASTRON ASTROPHYS

Space Science

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

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