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in-cites, May 2006
Citing URL:  http://www.in-cites.com/most_imp/
may2006.html

Rising Stars

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May 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 fifth bimonthly period of 2005 to the sixth bimonthly period of 2005—that is, from October 2005 to December 2005. These entities are singled out as Rising Stars in their respective fields. (*This feature was formally known as "Most Improved".)

The scientists who are Rising Stars in the database’s 22 fields are as follows:

Scientist

Field

HASSAN, AN

Agricultural Sciences

GRISHIN, NV

Biology & Biochemistry

WEBB, WW

Chemistry

TEDDER, TF

Clinical Medicine

TERHOFSTEDE, AHM

Computer Science

WRIGHT, PM

Economics & Business

ARAUJO, H

Engineering

DOBSON, AP

Environment/Ecology

HAYES, JM

Geosciences

PROUDFOOT, AEI

Immunology

KARMA, A

Materials Science

HOBBS, B

Mathematics

QIN, HY

Microbiology

RUDNICKI, MA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

KAFATOS, FC

Multidisciplinary

LINDSTROM, J

Neuroscience & Behavior

KIM, J

Pharmacology & Toxicology

BERINGER, J

Physics

KAPULNIK, Y

Plant & Animal Science

ALEXANDER, MP

Psychiatry/Psychology

BAKER, R

Social Sciences, general

SPRINGEL, V

Space Science

The following institutions are Rising Stars in their fields:

Institution

Field

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Agricultural Sciences

TULARIK INC

Biology & Biochemistry

UNIV PORTO

Chemistry

UNIV MODENA & REGGIO EMILIA

Clinical Medicine

UNIV CHICAGO

Computer Science

UNIV MELBOURNE

Economics & Business

UNIV CASTILLA LA MANCHA

Engineering

UNIV STIRLING

Environment/Ecology

MONTEREY BAY AQUARIUM RES INST

Geosciences

UNIV GENEVA

Immunology

TSING HUA UNIV

Materials Science

MCMASTER UNIV

Mathematics

UNIV VALENCIA

Microbiology

CHINESE ACAD SCI

Molecular Biology & Genetics

UNIV TOKYO

Multidisciplinary

INNSBRUCK UNIV

Neuroscience & Behavior

SEOUL NATL UNIV

Pharmacology & Toxicology

RUSSIAN ACAD SCI

Physics

NATL INST AGROBIOL SCI

Plant & Animal Science

BAYCREST CTR GERIATR CARE

Psychiatry/Psychology

STOCKHOLM UNIV

Social Sciences, general

BROWN UNIV

Space Science

Iran, Nigeria, Panama, and Slovakia 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

SLOVENIA

Agricultural Sciences

PAKISTAN

Biology & Biochemistry

IRAN

Chemistry

IRAN

Clinical Medicine

CHILE

Computer Science

ECUADOR

Economics & Business

BOTSWANA

Engineering

ECUADOR

Environment/Ecology

BANGLADESH

Geosciences

TUNISIA

Immunology

NIGERIA

Materials Science

U ARAB EMIRATES

Mathematics

COSTA RICA

Microbiology

NIGERIA

Molecular Biology & Genetics

PANAMA

Multidisciplinary

SLOVAKIA

Neuroscience & Behavior

PANAMA

Pharmacology & Toxicology

THAILAND

Physics

ESTONIA

Plant & Animal Science

SAUDI ARABIA

Psychiatry/Psychology

ETHIOPIA

Social Sciences, general

ICELAND

Space Science

Two journals that were New Entrants earlier in 2005 have risen to Rising Stars status: Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics and Dalton Transactions. Other journals returning to this listing include Molecular Ecology Notes and Proteomics. The complete list of journals that are Rising Stars is given below:

Journal

Field

BIOCONTROL

Agricultural Sciences

ANN N Y ACAD SCI

Biology & Biochemistry

DALTON TRANS

Chemistry

ANN N Y ACAD SCI

Clinical Medicine

BMC BIOINFORMATICS

Computer Science

INT J HUM RESOUR MANAG

Economics & Business

IEEE TRANS WIREL COMMUN

Engineering

MOL ECOL NOTES

Environment/Ecology

ATMOS CHEM PHYS

Geosciences

NAT REV IMMUNOL

Immunology

NAT MATER

Materials Science

C R MATH

Mathematics

CLIN MICROBIOL INFECT

Microbiology

PROTEOMICS

Molecular Biology & Genetics

NATURWISSENSCHAFTEN

Multidisciplinary

ANN N Y ACAD SCI

Neuroscience & Behavior

CURR OPIN PHARMACOL

Pharmacology & Toxicology

NEW J PHYS

Physics

ANNU REV PLANT BIOL

Plant & Animal Science

ANN N Y ACAD SCI

Psychiatry/Psychology

NATURE

Social Sciences, general

NEW ASTRON REV

Space Science

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

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