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in-cites, July 2006
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/
july2006.html

Rising Stars

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July 2006

Following the latest bimonthly update to Essential Science Indicators, in-cites has produced a listing of the scientists, institutions, countries, and journals that have achieved the highest percentage increase in total citations from the sixth bimonthly period of 2005 to the first bimonthly period of 2006—that is, from December 2005 to February 2006. These entities are singled out as Rising Stars in their respective fields. (*This feature was formally known as "Most Improved".)

The 22 scientists who are Rising Stars are as follows:

Scientist

Field

SIDDHURAJU, P

Agricultural Sciences

WAGNER, L

Biology & Biochemistry

MAO, S

Chemistry

WHITE, MF

Clinical Medicine

LIU, JS

Computer Science

BORENSTEIN, S

Economics & Business

ARAUJO, H

Engineering

DAUBE, BC

Environment/Ecology

HUEBERT, BJ

Geosciences

OPPENHEIM, JJ

Immunology

SOKOLOV, I

Materials Science

IRIZARRY, RA

Mathematics

HALL, N

Microbiology

SINCLAIR, DA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

STAKNIS, D

Multidisciplinary

ORR, HT

Neuroscience & Behavior

MAYER, U

Pharmacology & Toxicology

DAI, HJ

Physics

MARTIN, M

Plant & Animal Science

COLOM, F

Psychiatry/Psychology

SPENCER, EA

Social Sciences, general

BLANTON, MR

Space Science

The UK’s Centre for Ecology and Hydrology is making its second appearance on this list. The following 22 institutions are Rising Stars in their fields:

Institution

Field

DANISH INST AGR SCI

Agricultural Sciences

GLAXOSMITHKLINE

Biology & Biochemistry

GLAXOSMITHKLINE

Chemistry

VU UNIV MED CTR

Clinical Medicine

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Computer Science

FED RESERVE BANK NEW YORK

Economics & Business

UNIV TEHERAN

Engineering

CTR ECOL & HYDROL

Environment/Ecology

UNIV MARYLAND BALTIMORE CTY

Geosciences

JST

Immunology

INST MAT RES & ENGN

Materials Science

CHINESE UNIV HONG KONG

Mathematics

WELLCOME TRUST SANGER INST

Microbiology

INST SYST BIOL

Molecular Biology & Genetics

UNIV CAMBRIDGE

Multidisciplinary

JST

Neuroscience & Behavior

NETHERLANDS CANC INST

Pharmacology & Toxicology

JST

Physics

NATL INST AGROBIOL SCI

Plant & Animal Science

CTR ADDICT & MENTAL HLTH

Psychiatry/Psychology

CTR ADDICT & MENTAL HLTH

Social Sciences, general

APACHE POINT OBSERV

Space Science

Cyprus, Lithuania, and Thailand have been named as Rising Stars in more than one field of the database. The full listing is given in the table below:

Country

Field

LITHUANIA

Agricultural Sciences

CYPRUS

Biology & Biochemistry

INDONESIA

Chemistry

LATVIA

Clinical Medicine

JORDAN

Computer Science

LUXEMBOURG

Economics & Business

PHILIPPINES

Engineering

ECUADOR

Environment/Ecology

BANGLADESH

Geosciences

IRAN

Immunology

THAILAND

Materials Science

THAILAND

Mathematics

MALAWI

Microbiology

NIGERIA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

BULGARIA

Multidisciplinary

KENYA

Neuroscience & Behavior

LITHUANIA

Pharmacology & Toxicology

BOSNIA & HERCEG

Physics

ROMANIA

Plant & Animal Science

COLOMBIA

Psychiatry/Psychology

CYPRUS

Social Sciences, general

ICELAND

Space Science

Among the journals making a return to this listing are Lab on a Chip and Functional Plant Biology. The complete list of journals that are Rising Stars is given below:

Journal

Field

LEBENSM-WISS TECHNOL-FOOD SCI

Agricultural Sciences

PLOS BIOL

Biology & Biochemistry

CRYST GROWTH DES

Chemistry

NAT REV CANCER

Clinical Medicine

LAB CHIP

Computer Science

J ECON GROWTH

Economics & Business

CRYSTENGCOMM

Engineering

ENVIRON MICROBIOL

Environment/Ecology

REV MINERAL GEOCHEM

Geosciences

NAT REV IMMUNOL

Immunology

SCI TECHNOL WELD JOIN

Materials Science

C R MATH

Mathematics

EUKARYOT CELL

Microbiology

PHYSIOL GENOMICS

Molecular Biology & Genetics

ENDEAVOUR

Multidisciplinary

NAT REV NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

CURR OPIN PHARMACOL

Pharmacology & Toxicology

NEW J PHYS

Physics

FUNCT PLANT BIOL

Plant & Animal Science

PERS SOC PSYCHOL REV

Psychiatry/Psychology

J HEALTH COMMUN

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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