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NEW ENTRANTS

August 2008

As of July 1, 2008, the Essential Science IndicatorsSM from Clarivate Analytics data were updated to cover a 10-year plus 4-month period, from January 1998 to April 30, 2008. With this update, the data pool expanded to include an additional 2,141 scientists, 332 institutions, 20 countries, and 150 journals that are either entirely new to Essential Science Indicators, or new to one of the database’s 22 fields. ScienceWatch.com presents a listing of those New Entrants who showed the greatest total citations.

The following scientists or clinical trial groups are new to the database or its fields:

Scientist Field
DEAR, BS Agricultural Sciences
RUBIN, GM Biology & Biochemistry
ANDERSSON, MR Chemistry
INT HEPATITIS INTERVENTIONAL THERA Clinical Medicine
ARITA, M Computer Science
HOWITT, P Economics & Business
BERGER, M Engineering
PROWSE, TD Environment/Ecology
LIU, FL Geosciences
MURPHY, BR Immunology
AGARWAL, R Materials Science
CANDES, EJ Mathematics
LACKNER, AA Microbiology
LIU, YC Molecular Biology & Genetics
MORALES, AM Multidisciplinary
VALE, WW Neuroscience & Behavior
SCHRODER, H Pharmacology & Toxicology
GEIM, AK Physics
ROBL, JM Plant & Animal Science
LEE, JY Psychiatry/Psychology
MCDOUGALL, I Social Sciences, general
HOUCK, JR Space Science

 

Of the 332 institutions entering the top 1%, the following are entering with the highest total citations:

Institution Field
UNIV CATTOLICA SACRO CUORE Agricultural Sciences
PONTIFICIA UNIV CATOLICA CHILE Biology & Biochemistry
EGE UNIV Chemistry
MIL MED ACAD Clinical Medicine
UNIV DUNDEE Computer Science
TUFTS UNIV Economics & Business
ISLAM AZAD UNIV Engineering
SUNY BUFFALO Environment/Ecology
CTR ECOL & HYDROL Geosciences
UNIV KIEL Immunology
NE NORMAL UNIV Materials Science
RICE UNIV Mathematics
UNIV E ANGLIA Microbiology
UNIV LYON 1 Molecular Biology & Genetics
KYOTO UNIV Multidisciplinary
UNIV NAVARRA Neuroscience & Behavior
KEIO UNIV Pharmacology & Toxicology
HARISH CHANDRA RES INST Physics
WASHINGTON DEPT FISH & WILDLIFE Plant & Animal Science
DEAKIN UNIV Psychiatry/Psychology
MEDSTAT GRP INC Social Sciences, general
UNIV FLORIDA Space Science


The 14 countries entering the database or its fields with the highest citations are given in the table below:

Country Field
U ARAB EMIRATES Agricultural Sciences
OMAN Biology & Biochemistry
LIECHTENSTEIN Computer Science
NIGER Environment/Ecology
KYRGYZSTAN Geosciences
SERBIA MONTENEG Materials Science
OMAN Molecular Biology & Genetics
BERMUDA Multidisciplinary
REP OF GEORGIA Neuroscience & Behavior
SRI LANKA Pharmacology & Toxicology
PHILIPPINES Physics
MALTA Psychiatry/Psychology
URUGUAY Social Sciences, general
COLOMBIA Space Science

 

Of the 150 new journals, there are 21 entering with the highest total citations, and they are as follows:

Journal Field
LWT-FOOD SCI TECHNOL Agricultural Sciences
BMC EVOL BIOL Biology & Biochemistry
RUSSIAN J PHYS CHEM Chemistry
EUROPACE Clinical Medicine
INT J INNOV COMPUT INF CONTRO Computer Science
J POLICY MODELING Economics & Business
IEEE TRANS DEVICE MATER RELIA Engineering
ANN AGR ENV MED Environment/Ecology
J GEOPHYS RES-EARTH SURF Geosciences
AUTOIMMUNITY Immunology
INT J CAST METALS RES Materials Science
DIFFERENTIAL GEOM APPL Mathematics
ANAEROBE Microbiology
CELL METAB Molecular Biology & Genetics
AN ACAD BRASIL CIENC Multidisciplinary
AUTON NEUROSCI-BASIC CLIN Neuroscience & Behavior
PHARM DEV TECHNOL Pharmacology & Toxicology
PHYS STATUS SOLIDI A-APPL MAT Physics
BIOL INVASIONS Plant & Animal Science
J APPL SPORT PSYCHOL Psychiatry/Psychology
ANN N Y ACAD SCI Social Sciences, general

For details on citation scores, papers, and time-series performance for these New Entrants, see Essential Science Indicators.   



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