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in-cites, May 2004
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/may2004.html

Rising Stars

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May 2004

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 fifth to the sixth bimonthly period of 2003—that is, from October 2003 to December 2003—across ISI Essential Science Indicators’ 22 fields.

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

Scientist

Field

MORRIS, CF

Agricultural Sciences

HONIG, B

Biology & Biochemistry

GIMZEWSKI, JK

Chemistry

DAVIS, RJ

Clinical Medicine

BERNERSLEE, T

Computer Science

GRAHAM, JR

Economics & Business

VERBITSKAYA, E

Engineering

DANTONIO, C

Environment/Ecology

CARMICHAEL, GR

Geosciences

LUSTER, AD

Immunology

AJAYAN, PM

Materials Science

SCHACHERMAYER, W

Mathematics

DAVIS, RW

Microbiology

BROWN, PO

Molecular Biology & Genetics

TSIEN, RW

Multidisciplinary

POWER, M

Neuroscience & Behavior

YAMAMOTO, M

Pharmacology & Toxicology

FUKUGITA, M

Physics

HAMILTON, AJ

Plant & Animal Science

ZANARINI, MC

Psychiatry/Psychology

KELLEY, J

Social Sciences, general

SPERGEL, DN [see also] [see also]

Space Science

The 22 most-improved institutions are as follows:

Institution

Field

MONTANA STATE UNIV

Agricultural Sciences

NATL UNIV IRELAND UNIV COLL CORK

Biology & Biochemistry

UNIV GESAMTHSCH PADERBORN

Chemistry

UNIV MAGDEBURG

Clinical Medicine

ARIZONA STATE UNIV

Computer Science

NORTHEASTERN UNIV

Economics & Business

INFM

Engineering

GSF FORSCHUNGSZENTRUM UMWELT & GESUNDHEIT

Environment/Ecology

GEOL SURVEY NORWAY

Geosciences

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Immunology

UNIV S CAROLINA

Materials Science

CHINESE UNIV HONG KONG

Mathematics

UNIV LIVERPOOL

Microbiology

UNIV CALIF SANTA CRUZ

Molecular Biology & Genetics

BRIGHAM & WOMENS HOSP

Multidisciplinary

JAPAN SCI & TECHNOL CORP

Neuroscience & Behavior

BAYLOR COLL MED

Pharmacology & Toxicology

INFM

Physics

HANNOVER SCH VET MED

Plant & Animal Science

MIT

Psychiatry/Psychology

WOLVERHAMPTON UNIV

Social Sciences, general

CSIC

Space Science

Kuwait, Iran, and Uruguay have achieved most-improved standings in multiple fields in this update. The full list of most-improved countries is given below:

Country

Field

VIETNAM

Agricultural Sciences

CYPRUS

Biology & Biochemistry

THAILAND

Chemistry

SLOVAKIA

Clinical Medicine

JORDAN

Computer Science

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

Economics & Business

PHILIPPINES

Engineering

URUGUAY

Environment/Ecology

TANZANIA

Geosciences

GHANA

Immunology

IRAN

Materials Science

OMAN

Mathematics

BANGLADESH

Microbiology

NIGERIA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

SOUTH KOREA

Multidisciplinary

URUGUAY

Neuroscience & Behavior

KUWAIT

Pharmacology & Toxicology

IRAN

Physics

URUGUAY

Plant & Animal Science

LITHUANIA

Psychiatry/Psychology

KUWAIT

Social Sciences, general

CROATIA

Space Science

Nature Immunology, the Journal of Molecular Structure-THEOCEM, the Journal of High Energy Physics, and Trends in Cognitive Science are enjoying repeat visits to our most-improved listing. The full most-improved journal details are listed in the table below:

Journal

Field

EUR FOOD RES TECHNOL

Agricultural Sciences

CANCER CELL

Biology & Biochemistry

J MOL STRUC-THEOCHEM

Chemistry

NAT REV CANCER

Clinical Medicine

ARTIF LIFE

Computer Science

ENVIRON RESOUR ECON

Economics & Business

ANNU REV BIOMED ENG

Engineering

ENVIRON MICROBIOL

Environment/Ecology

PROC NAT ACAD SCI USA

Geosciences

NAT IMMUNOL

Immunology

WELD J

Materials Science

ANN APPL PROBAB

Mathematics

CELL MICROBIOL

Microbiology

DEV CELL

Molecular Biology & Genetics

AMER SCI

Multidisciplinary

NAT REV NEUROSCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

NATURE

Pharmacology & Toxicology

J HIGH ENERGY PHYS

Physics

VET J

Plant & Animal Science

TRENDS COGN SCI

Psychiatry/Psychology

PUBLIC HEALTH NUTR

Social Sciences, general

NEW ASTRON REV

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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